Proloprim (Trimethoprim)


Generic equivalents for Proloprim...

What are generics?
Trimethoprim (Rx)
100mg Tablet
Manufactured by AA Pharma Inc. - Product of Canada - Shipped from Canada
Trimethoprim (Rx)
200mg Tablet
Manufactured by Various (UK) - Product of UK/EU - Shipped from United Kingdom - May be split

(Rx) - indicates only available by prescription

To comply with Canadian International Pharmacy Association regulations you are permitted to order a 3 month or 100 day supply based on your personal prescription. read more


Trimethoprim Information

TRIMETHOPRIM (trye METH oh prim) is an antibiotic. It is used to treat certain kinds of bacterial infections. It will not work for colds, flu, or other viral infections.

This medicine may be used for other purposes; ask your health care provider or pharmacist if you have questions.

They need to know if you have any of these conditions: -anemia -kidney disease -liver disease -poor nutrition -an unusual or allergic reaction to trimethoprim, other medicines, foods, dyes, or preservatives -pregnant or trying to get pregnant -breast-feeding

Take this medicine by mouth with a full glass of water. Follow the directions on the prescription label. Take your medicine at regular intervals. Do not take your medicine more often than directed. Do not skip doses or stop your medicine early even if you feel better. Do not stop taking except on your doctor's advice. Talk to your pediatrician regarding the use of this medicine in children. While this drug may be prescribed for selected conditions, precautions do apply.

Overdosage: If you think you have taken too much of this medicine contact a poison control center or emergency room at once. NOTE: This medicine is only for you. Do not share this medicine with others.

If you miss a dose, take it as soon as you can. If it is almost time for your next dose, take only that dose. Do not take double or extra doses.

Do not take this medicine with any of the following medications: -dofetilide This medicine may also interact with the following medications: -ACE inhibitors like benazepril, enalapril, lisinopril, moexipril, quinapril, ramipril, and others -dapsone -digoxin -fluorouracil -MAOIs like Carbex, Eldepryl, Marplan, Nardil, and Parnate -phenytoin -procainamide -pyrimethamine -some diuretics -trimetrexate -warfarin

This list may not describe all possible interactions. Give your health care provider a list of all the medicines, herbs, non-prescription drugs, or dietary supplements you use. Also tell them if you smoke, drink alcohol, or use illegal drugs. Some items may interact with your medicine.

Visit your doctor or health care professional as directed. Tell your doctor if your symptoms do not improve. This medicine can make you more sensitive to the sun. Keep out of the sun. If you cannot avoid being in the sun, wear protective clothing and use a sunscreen. Do not use sun lamps or tanning beds/booths.

Side effects that you should report to your doctor or health care professional as soon as possible: -allergic reactions like skin rash, itching or hives, swelling of the face, lips, or tongue -fast or irregular heartbeat, chest pain -fever or chills, sore throat -bluish fingernails or lips -difficulty breathing -redness, blistering, peeling or loosening of the skin, including inside the mouth -unusual bleeding or bruising -unusually weak or tired Side effects that usually do not require medical attention (report to your doctor if they continue or are bothersome): -aches or pains -changes in taste -diarrhea -headache -nausea, vomiting -stomach pain

This list may not describe all possible side effects. Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects. You may report side effects to FDA at 1-800-FDA-1088.

Keep out of the reach of children. Store at room temperature between 15 and 25 degrees C (59 and 77 degrees F). Protect from light and moisture. Keep container tightly closed. Throw away any unused medicine after the expiration date.

NOTE: This sheet is a summary. It may not cover all possible information. If you have questions about this medicine, talk to your doctor, pharmacist, or health care provider.

Trimethoprim Oral tablet