Get a Bactrim Prescription Online

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¹Having a visit does not guarantee a medication will be ordered or refilled. It is clinicians’ professional decision. It is prohibited by law to prescribe or refill controlled substances via virtual visits. ²Your provider may recommend follow-up care, including additional services that may not be included in visit price.

How much does a visit to get a
Bactrim
prescription cost?

Save!
DrHouse
Plus
Save with the DrHouse Plus membership. Cancel anytime. Get unlimited visits for 3 months.
$0/visit
Only $99 for 3 months of coverage.
Unlimited virtual visits
Get unlimited 24/7 virtual visits for 3 months with board-certified clinicians.
Unlimited visits for family
Membership includes your kids, spouse, parents, grandparents, brothers, and sisters.
On-demand care support
Chat with our care support whenever necessary. They are here for you 24/7.
Prescriptions as needed
See our clinicians whenever you need a new Rx or need to renew existing Rx.¹
Get doctor’s notes
Get a doctor’s excuse and/or clearance for your school or work if needed.
100% treatment guarantee
You can get a refund after your first visit if we are unable to provide care.
Without
DrHouse Plus
Single visit. No membership benefits. Care support for 7 days.
$79/visit
Prescriptions as needed
See our clinicians whenever you need a new Rx or need to renew existing Rx.¹
Get doctor’s notes
Get a doctor’s excuse and/or clearance for your school or work if needed.
100% treatment guarantee
Chat with our care support whenever necessary. They are here for you 24/7.
On-demand care support
Chat with our care support whenever necessary. They are here for you 24/7. For 7 days
¹Having a visit does not guarantee a medication will be ordered or refilled. It is clinicians’ professional decision. It is prohibited by law to prescribe or refill controlled substances via virtual visits. ²Your provider may recommend follow-up care, including additional services that may not be included in visit price.

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Bactrim

Bactrim is a combination antibiotic that includes both sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim as active ingredients. Antibiotics like sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim treat a wide variety of infections caused by bacteria.

Bactrim is a medicine that is available only with a doctor’s prescription and is utilized in the treatment of ear infections, urinary tract infections, bronchitis, traveler’s diarrhea, shigellosis, and Pneumocystis jiroveci pneumonia.

Only infections that can be demonstrated or are confidently thought to have been caused by the susceptible bacteria should be treated with Bactrim, which is why it is important to seek medical advice either online or from your doctor. This will help prevent the development of bacteria that are resistant to other drugs and will also keep Bactrim from becoming less effective over time.

What is Bactrim Prescribed For?

Bactrim can be used to treat and prevent bacterial infections, such as ear infections, urinary tract infections, and other conditions as directed by your doctor. It achieves its effect by inhibiting the growth of bacteria. It is not recommended to use this for the treatment of any other kinds of infections. Adults and children older than 2 months are allowed to use it according to the instructions. It is available as a liquid.

How Does Bactrim Work?

Both sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim prevent the formation of dihydrofolic acid and tetrahydrofolic acid, which are both significant steps in the formation of nucleic acids and proteins that are essential to many types of bacteria. Sulfamethoxazole stops bacteria from making dihydrofolic acid. Trimethoprim prevents the formation of tetrahydrofolic.

Antibiotics are the general name for the type of medication that Bactrim belongs to. The sulfamethoxazole component belongs to the class of medications known as sulfonamides, and the trimethoprim component belongs to the class of medications known as folic acid inhibitors. Together, these two components make up the sulfamethoxazole antibiotic.

What are the Side Effects of Bactrim?

Some of the common side effects of Bactrim may include gastrointestinal issues such as nausea, vomiting, and loss of appetite and skin rashes.

If you experience symptoms of an allergic reaction to Bactrim, such as hives, coughing, chest pain, shortness of breath, swelling in your face or throat, or swelling in your mouth or throat, you should seek immediate medical attention (fever, sore throat, burning eyes, skin pain, red or purple skin rash with blistering and peeling).

If you have a severe reaction to a drug that affects many different parts of your body, you should seek medical treatment. There is a possibility that you will experience the following symptoms: a rash on your skin, fever, swollen glands, joint pain, muscle aches, severe weakness, pale skin, unusual bruising, or yellowing of your eyes or skin.

How to Use Bactrim?

Take Bactrim precisely as directed by your healthcare provider. Read all of the medication guides or instruction sheets that come with your medication, and make sure to follow all of the directions that are printed on the prescription label.

Consume plenty of fluids to avoid developing kidney stones.

Antibiotic medicines can cause diarrhea. Notify your primary care physician if you experience diarrhea that is bloody or watery.

Continue taking Bactrim even if you experience a rapid improvement in your symptoms. It is possible that skipping doses will cause your infection to become resistant to the medication. Bactrim is not effective in treating infections caused by viruses (flu or a common cold).

You might need to have tests done on your blood and urine, and depending on the outcomes, your doctor might decide to stop giving you this medication.

Bactrim should be kept at room temperature and kept away from heat, moisture, and light. Do not refrigerate.

The contents of the DrHouse site are for informational purposes only and are not a substitute for professional medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment. All content, including text, graphics, images, and information, contained on or available through this website is for general information purposes only. Always seek the advice of a qualified physician or another qualified healthcare provider with any question you may have about a specific medicine, condition, or treatment before undertaking a new health care regimen, and never disregard professional medical advice or delay in seeking it because something you have read on this website.

Frequently asked questions

  • No, you cannot buy Bactrim or other antibiotics over the counter. This is done to prevent people from taking them unnecessarily and creating resistance to antibiotics.

  • After completing an online medical evaluation, a licensed physician will be able to prescribe Bactrim for you.  If your physician believes that you could benefit from taking Bactrim, then they will be able to electronically transmit a prescription for the medication to the pharmacy that is most convenient for you. To get started, please contact us as soon as possible to schedule an online appointment with one of our qualified doctors.

  • Yes. Contact us and arrange an appointment to speak to one of our doctors who will give you a Bactrim prescription online if appropriate.

  • Some medications, such as blood thinners (like warfarin), dofetilide, methenamine, and methotrexate, may have an adverse reaction when combined with this medication.

    This product has the potential to disrupt certain laboratory procedures, which could result in inaccurate test results. Make sure the people working in the lab and all of your physicians are aware that you use this product.

  • To get an online prescription for “drug X” you will have to set up an account with us, download the DrHouse app and make an on-demand visit with one of our board-certified clinicians.

  • Yes, DrHouse has developed a telemedicine platform that enables our providers to practice medicine and take care of patients remotely. Every medical professional you interact with has been licensed by their respective state to prescribe medications and treat patients.

  • Our clinicians are able to prescribe up to a 90-day prescription for any previously prescribed medications that are not classified as controlled substances. They use their medical judgement to determine whether to prescribe and the duration. They will have the prescription sent to the pharmacy of your choice.