Bactrim is a special antibiotic because it contains two different antibiotics combined as one. The two antibiotics it contains are called sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim. This drug treats certain kinds of bacterial infections including ear infections, urinary tract infections, traveler's diarrhea, pneumonia, and the like. It is available in both Bactrim tablets and Bactrim DS (double strength) tablets.
Drug Name: Bactrim
Generic name: Sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim