Product/Composition:- TRIMETHOPRIM Tablets
Strength:- 100mg, 200mg
Form:- Tablets
Production Capacity 10 Million Tablet/Month
Packaging:- 10 X 10 Tablets / Box
Therapeutic use:- Anti biotic/ Anti infective/ Anti fungal
Package Insert/Leaflet: Available upon request


Trimethoprim tablets are used to treat bacterial infections. It has antibiotics that stop the growth of bacteria. This tablet is given to those patients who are suffering from bacterial infections like UTIs i.e. Urinary tract infections, acne, and chest infections. It does not work for viral infections also it should be taken under the recommendation of a doctor.


Trimethoprim tablets are a medicine given by a doctor for the treatment and prevention of bacterial infections like urinary tract infections, chest infections, and acne. Children above 12 years and adults can take this medicine only after a doctor’s recommendation. It is an antibiotic that is taken twice a day or depending on your condition.  Trimethoprim tablets come with different brand names in the market e.g.   Primsol, Proloprim, and Trimpex.


Antibiotics fight back against the bacteria by stopping their cell growth process by taking antibiotics at the right time as given by the doctor. It’s important that it doesn’t treat viruses, sometimes they are prescribed for viral illness.


  • It is an antibiotic that is used for kidney infection
  • Sulfamethoxazole – trimethoprim helps to treat acne
  • Prevents the synthesis of bacteria like nucleic acids and proteins which carry bacterial functions.
  • Helps in the treatment of respiratory tract infection


Trimethoprim act as an antibiotic that kills the bacteria by stopping the growth of bacteria making a substance called folic which helps bacterial survival. It also stops the chromosomal mutation that results in the production of dihydrofolate reductase enzyme which is less vulnerable to this medicine inhibition gastric problems and skin problems are some of the unpleasant problems that may happen by trimethoprim.


Trimethoprim comes in tablets and liquid form tablets, it comes in 100mg and 200 mg doses whereas in liquid it has a 50mg dose.  Trimethoprim tablet dosages depend on your condition and should consult your doctor.

  • For acne 300mg twice a day
  • Prevention of infection 100 mg once a day
  • For UTIs 200mg twice a day

Mention above dosages may vary with your age, your condition, or infection also it should be taken after a doctor’s consult.


Trimethoprim tablet may cause side effects after taking some of the side effects are: Vomiting, stomach upset, diarrhea, nausea, vomiting, sore throat, pale skin, irregular heartbeat, unusual tiredness, dark urine, stomach pain, seizures, headaches last long or low blood sugar are some common side effects go for medical help.


Trimethoprim tablet exported in the market as an oral supplement is an important drug for health as per the world health organization’s list of important drugs. The largest manufacturers of trimethoprim are Actiza Pharmaceutical Pvt. Ltd.


Trimethoprim tablet wholesale price may vary depending on the active ingredient in the formulation cost of 100 mg tablets lies in the range. Trimethoprim cost mostly depends on manufacturer and supplier pricing.


You can buy trimethoprim tablets online on medical websites Actizapharma


Take this tablet with water, swallow the pill, and do not break, crush or chew the tablet. And also it should be taken 1 to 2hrs before a meal or as recommended by your doctor.


  • Avoid taking alcohol while taking this medicine it can cause serious side effects like
  • Do not take it if you are pregnant or planning to get pregnant as it stops the formation of folic acids
  • If you are breastfeeding consult your doctor
  • Tell your medical history to your doctor
  • Don’t take a dairy product like milk, yogurt, etc. unless it is prescribed by a doctor
  • Tell your doctor if you are taking any non-prescribed medicine like vitamins or phenytoin or if you ever had any diseases like liver, kidney or you are anemic.


Condition – UTI ( urinary tract infection)

Was suffering from UTI for 20 years doctors prescribed me medicine but all medicine gave me side effects I was very worried about my UTI plus all medicine were reacting then the doctor prescribed me trimethoprim tablets  I was nervous before taking it and was hoping it will show some negative effects but fortunately it never came and till today I am using it.

Condition Urinary tract infection

The drug helped with urinary tract infections and doesn’t give me any side effects but it gets easily dissolvable.


Trimethoprim tablets need to be stored at room temperature away from direct sunlight, and heat, and away from children’s reach.

Frequently Asked Questions:

How does trimethoprim work?

It is an antibiotic that prevents the growth of folic acid which is a vital thing in bacterial survival.

What special dietary instructions should I follow?

Taking a trimethoprim tablet on an empty stomach should be taken 1 to 2 hours before meals. Also, drink 8 glasses of water every day.

What should I do if I forget a dose?

Take as soon as you remember you have missed your dose within time but if it’s the time of your next dose skip the missed dose by taking the pills as you were scheduled to take do not take a double dose.

Does trimethoprim make you tired?

Taking the drugs may cause you certain types of side effects like unusual tiredness.

Is trimethoprim safe in pregnancy?

No, this drug is not safe to use in pregnancy as it may cause congenital abnormalities in the fetus.

Does trimethoprim tablet delay your period?

Yes, it is the medication that usually treats urinary tract infections which may affect your periods, the other cause can be due to stress.

How long does it take a trimethoprim tablet to work?

Generally, it starts to show its effects after some days of taking medicine but you need to be patient as it kills harmful bacteria so it needs some time.

Can I stop taking this medicine when I don’t get any symptoms

No, you cannot stop taking this medicine when you don’t get any symptoms as the infections stay with you complete the course of your medicine, and consult your doctor.