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Unformatted text preview: CONTRAINDICATIONS Pregnancy, neonates, G6PD deficiency, sulfa hypersensitivity ADVERSE EFFECTS ● Photosensitivity, interstitial nephritis ● Steven-Johns syndrome: aching joints and muscles; redness, blistering, peeling of the skin ● fulminant hepatic necrosis; agranulocytosis; aplastic anemia; thrombocytopenia INDICATIONS Currently not indicated for anything, unless combined with trimethoprim Used to be indicated for UTIs, pyelonephritis, cystitis, Chlamydial infections (cervicitis, conjunctivitis) DOSAGE 1g PO every 8-12 hours Sources: MDConsult drug monograph: http :// www . mdconsult . com / das / pharm / body /238626621-8/1141274257/ full /581...
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- Fall '10
- Folic acid, trimethoprim, Sulfamethoxazole, Sulfonamide, Sulfonamides, folic acid