Alcohol reaction used bactrim for mrsa

Patient

Q: Bad reaction to alcohol due to after side effects of bactrim for mrsa or do i have an alcohol allergy?

Symptoms:  vomiting, chills, redness under skin, rapid heartbeat, headache
Doctor

A:   Alcohol with Bactrim may cause unpleasant side effects such as fast heartbeats, warmth or redness under your skin, tingly feeling, nausea, or vomiting. In some cases, generalized skin rashes and itching may also occur. So, it's drug interaction with alcohol and not alcohol allergy.

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