Active ingredients: trimethoprim + sulfamethoxazole
What it is used for
INDICATIONS AS AT 13 NOVEMBER 2000 : Upper and lower respiratory tract infections; renal and urinary tract; 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
- Lifetime is 3 Years.
Always read the label. If symptoms persist see your healthcare professional.
11 mm white flat bevelled edged tablet marked 80/400 on one side, R on reverse
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Do I need a prescription?
This medicine is available from a pharmacist and requires a prescription. It is Schedule 4: Prescription Only Medicine.
Is this medicine subsidised?
This medicine may be subsidised which may make it cheaper. To learn more about this subsidy, visit the Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme (PBS) website.
For side effects, taking other medicines and more
Download consumer medicine information leaflet (pdf)
Resprim Tablets - myDr.com.au
Resprim Tablets - Consumer Medicines Information leaflets of prescription and over-the-counter medicines
Read more on myDr – Consumer Medicine Information website
Sulfonamide antibiotic allergy - Australasian Society of Clinical Immunology and Allergy (ASCIA)
Sulfonamide antibiotics can cause allergic reactions, ranging from mild rash to severe blistering rash through to anaphylaxis, the most dangerous type of allergic reaction.
Read more on ASCIA – Australasian Society of Clinical Immunology and Allergy website