What is Trimethoprim?
Trimethoprim tablets are an antibiotic medication used to treat cystitis. They are also used for the long-term prevention of recurrent cystitis. This medication can also be used to treat respiratory tract infections.
How does Trimethoprim work?
Trimethoprim works by killing the bacteria that cause cystitis. It is an effective way of curing cystitis. Trimethoprim is a widely used antibiotic for treating the infection that causes cystitis.
How do you take Trimethoprim?
Trimethoprim is an antibiotic that is usually taken twice a day for three days, as prescribed to you by your doctor or pharmacist. Trimethoprim tablets should be taken at the same times each day with a glass of water.
How effective is Trimethoprim in treating cystitis in women?
Trimethoprim is a highly effective way of treating cystitis in women. A short course of this antibiotic can cure cystitis and reduce the risk of recurring infections.
What are the common side effects of Trimethoprim?
Common side effects of Trimethoprim include mild nausea and headaches. For a list of other side effects, please see the patient information leaflet. If you experience any additional side effects please contact your doctor.