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Alcohol reaction used bactrim for mrsa

Patient: 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: Alcohol with Bactrim may cause unpleasant side effects such as fast heartbeats, warmth or redness under your skin, tingl y 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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Dr. Jimmy Obaji M.D.

Dr. Jimmy Obaji completed his residency in Family Medicine at the University of Manitoba. He currently operates a walk-in-clinic in downtown Toronto.

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