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Brand name: Septrin TM

Active ingredients: trimethoprim + sulfamethoxazole

What it is used for

INDICATIONS AS AT 01 MARCH 2002 : Upper and lower respiratory tract infections; renal and urinary tract infections; genital tract infections; gastrointestinal tract infections; skin and wound infections; septicaemias, and other infections caused by sensitive organisms.

How to take it

You should seek medical advice in relation to medicines and use only as directed by a healthcare professional.

  • The way to take this medicine: Oral
  • Store below 30 degrees Celsius
  • Protect from Light
  • Lifetime is 5 Years.

Always read the label. If symptoms persist see your healthcare professional.

Visual appearance

A wither round biconvex tablet embossed "SEPTRIN" and scored on one face, the other face plain.

Do I need a prescription?

This medicine is available from a pharmacist and requires a prescription. It is Schedule 4 : Prescription Only Medicine.

Disclaimer

The information about this medicine comes from trusted sources.

  • Therapeutic Good's Administration (TGA)
  • Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme (PBS)
  • GuildLink
  • DrugBank

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