What is Trimethoprim?
Trimethoprim is an antibiotic used to treat Urinary Tract Infections such as cystitis. Trimethoprim needs to be taken twice a day for three days. You should start to feel an improvement after a day of having taken the course.
What are the side-effects of Trimethoprim?
Trimethoprim is unlikely to cause many side-effects as the course is so short, however, some common side-effects may include:
- Feeling nauseas (sick)
- Skin rash
To see a full list of side-effects, please read The Patient Information Leaflet for Trimethoprim
Where can I find out more information about Trimthoprim?
To find out more information, please read The Patient Information Leaflet for Trimethoprim