Trimethoprim is a popular and effective treatment for Cystitis. Trimethoprim cures cystitis and reduces the chances of re-occurring infection.
Cystitis is a common type of lower urinary tract infection. The most frequent cause of Cystitis is due to a bacterial infection.
Bacteria can travel from the back passage (anus) into the urethra and bladder. The bacteria multiply and irritate the bladder lining which leads to inflammation of the bladder and the symptoms of Cystitis.
Trimethoprim is a widely used antibiotic taken to treat the infection that causes Cystitis.
A short course taken for 3 days can cure cystitis, and reduce the risk of recurring infections.
ONE tablet to be taken TWICE a day for THREE days.
Take as Directed
Do NOT exceed more than directed.
If your symptoms do not improve by the end of taking the course of antibiotics or if your symptoms recur within two weeks after taking antibiotics then you should see your doctor or contact us for more advice.
Like all medicines, this medicine can cause side effects.
Although not everybody gets them and the effects are usually mild to moderate and of a short duration.
Please ensure you carefully read the Patient Information Leaflet accompanied with this treatment.
Common Side-Effects Include
If you notice any unusual side effects, or if your symptoms get worse tell your GP or pharmacist.
We strongly advise that you carefully read the Patient Information Leaflet before you take this treatment.