Antibacterial Spectrum

The antibacterial spectrum of trimethoprim resembles that of sulfamethoxazole. Most gramnegative and gram-positive microorganisms are sensitive to trimethoprim, but there is significant regional variation in the susceptibility of Enterobacteriaceae to trimethoprim because of the spread of resistance.

Efficacy of Trimethoprim-Sulfamethoxazole in Combination

A synergistic interaction between these drugs is apparent even when microorganisms are resistant to sulfonamide, but maximal synergism occurs when microorganisms are sensitive to both drugs.

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