is used to treat a number of bacterial infections such as ear problems and bronchitis. It is also prescribed to treat UTIs (urinary tract infections) and ‘traveler’s diarrhea’.How Taken
Bactrim does not have to be taken with food. For best results take the prescribed dose at the same time each day with water. During treatment it is advisable to increase your intake of water. Do not stop taking Bactrim without consulting a doctor, even if your condition improves.Missed Dose
If a dose is missed, it can be taken as soon as you remember, as long as it does not clash with the next scheduled dose. In this case, rather skip the missed dose. Never take a double dose.More Information
Bactrim may increase sensitivity to the sun. While using Bactrim avoid going outdoors, sun beds and tanning booths. If you must go outdoors, ensure that you wear protective clothing and use a sunscreen with a high SP factor. Bactrim is to be used only by the person for whom it was prescribed. Never use Bactrim to treat any other health condition without consulting your doctor. If symptoms persist, or worsen, consult a doctor immediately.