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There is currently a generic version of Sulfatrim available, sold under the name sulfamethoxazole/trimethoprim suspension (or sulfamethoxazole/TMP). The FDA has assigned generic Sulfatrim products an "AB" rating, meaning that the generics are equivalent to the brand-name medication. However, the generic versions may have different inactive ingredients (such as fillers or dyes) that may cause problems for some people.
Generic Sulfatrim: An OverviewSulfatrim® (sulfamethoxazole/trimethoprim) is a prescription antibiotic medication. It contains sulfamethoxazole (a sulfonamide, or "sulfa" antibiotic) and trimethoprim (another antibiotic that helps to increase the effectiveness of sulfamethoxazole).
Strengths of Generic SulfatrimGeneric Sulfatrim is available in one strength -- sulfamethoxazole/trimethoprim suspension, with 200 mg of sulfamethoxazole and 40 mg of trimethoprim per teaspoonful (per 5 mL).
Who Makes the Generic Version of Sulfatrim?The generic version of this medicine is made by the following companies:
- Hi-Tech Pharmaceuticals
- Teva Pharmaceuticals.