Sulfamethoxazole/Trimethoprim a combination of medications that is used to treat a variety of bacterial infections. In addition to that, Sulfamethoxazole/Trimethoprim can also be used to combat pneumocystis jiroveci pneumonia.
Sulfamethoxazole/Trimethoprim is a combination medication that is used for treating various bacterial infections. The drug is mostly used in the treatment of various bacterial infections such as respiratory infections, intestinal infections, urinary and ear infections. Sulfamethoxazole/Trimethoprim can also be used to treat other types of pneumonia such as the pneumocystis-type. As an antibiotic drug, it works by stopping the growth of bacteria causing infection.
Sulfamethoxazole/Trimethoprim is supplied in the form of a solution and should be administered as an injection intravenously or through the oral route. The medication is not safe for children under the age of 2 months due to possible serious side effects.