• infections
  • Based on the US Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) Guidelines for the Prevention and Treatment of Opportunistic Infections in HIV-Infected Adults and Adolescents , trimethoprim (in combination with dapsone) is an effective and recommended alternative agent for the treatment of mild to moderate Pneumocystis pneumonia (PCP) in adolescent and adult HIV-infected patients. (drugs.com)
  • Based on the US Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) Guidelines for the Prevention and Treatment of Opportunistic Infections Among HIV-exposed and HIV-infected Children , trimethoprim (in combination with dapsone) is an effective and recommended alternative agent for the treatment of mild to moderate PCP in HIV-exposed or -infected children. (drugs.com)
  • If you get lots of UTIs your doctor might ask you to take trimethoprim on a longer-term basis to help prevent these infections. (netdoctor.co.uk)
  • Trimethoprim is usually taken twice a day (every 12 hours) to treat UTIs, chest infections or acne. (netdoctor.co.uk)
  • Trimethoprim is typically used to treat bladder infections and not a drug of choice for dental infections. (drugs.com)
  • serum
  • Concentrations of trimethoprim in vaginal secretions are consistently greater than those found simultaneously in the serum, being typically 1.6 times the concentrations of simultaneously obtained serum samples. (nih.gov)
  • combination
  • Based on the American Academy of Dermatology guidelines of care for the management of acne vulgaris , trimethoprim, in combination with topical therapy, may be considered as an alternative therapeutic option for the management of moderate and severe acne. (drugs.com)
  • The drug combination trimethoprim/polymyxin (INNs, trade name Polytrim) is an antimicrobial solution for topical ophthalmic use in the treatment of acute bacterial conjunctivitis and blepharoconjunctivitis. (wikipedia.org)
  • dosage
  • During a 13-week study of trimethoprim administered at a daily dosage of 200 mg (50 mg q.i.d.), the mean minimum steady-state concentration of the drug was 1.1 mcg/mL. (nih.gov)