Oracea vs Trimethoprim - from FDA reports


This is a side effect comparison of Oracea and Trimethoprim. The study is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA, and is updated regularly.

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On Feb, 11, 2019

7,385 people who take Oracea and Trimethoprim are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Oracea vs Trimethoprim drug comparison reports.

Drugs in this study:

  • Trimethoprim (trimethoprim)
  • Oracea (doxycycline)

eHealthMe real world results:

Most common side effects:

Oracea:
  1. Pyrexia (fever)
  2. Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)
  3. Vomiting
  4. Malaise (a feeling of general discomfort or uneasiness)
  5. Pain
  6. Diarrhoea
  7. Dyspnoea (difficult or laboured respiration)
  8. Headache (pain in head)
  9. Back Pain
  10. Anxiety
Trimethoprim:
  1. Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)
  2. Drug Ineffective
  3. Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)
  4. Pain
  5. Headache (pain in head)
  6. Vomiting
  7. Pyrexia (fever)
  8. Diarrhoea
  9. Condition
  10. Anxiety

Most common side effects experienced by people in long term use:

Oracea:
  1. Abortion Spontaneous (naturally occurring miscarriage)
  2. Abdominal Pain
  3. Diarrhoea
  4. Depression
  5. Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)
  6. Injury
  7. Pain
  8. Hypoaesthesia (reduced sense of touch or sensation)
  9. Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)
  10. Gastrointestinal Haemorrhage (bleeding gastrointestinal tract)
Trimethoprim:
  1. Depression
  2. Hair Loss
  3. Anxiety
  4. Headache (pain in head)
  5. Muscle Spasms (muscle contraction)
  6. Insomnia (sleeplessness)
  7. Weight Increased
  8. Chest Pain
  9. Paraesthesia (sensation of tingling, tickling, prickling, pricking, or burning of a person's skin with no apparent long-term physical effect)
  10. Pain

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NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients are also considered.

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