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Doxycyline (Doxine) - 100mg (250 Tablets)

Doxycyline (Doxine) - 100mg (250 Tablets)

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Doxycycline

Doxycline and Infection

Doxycycline is a type of medication used to treat various types of bacterial infections. It is most often used for a variety of respiratory tract infections. Sometimes it is prescribed to help with chronic acne or with urinary tract infections. It has also been noted to be a treatment for Anthrax. Malaria can occur when traveling to various countries so this medication is also offered to help prevent it.

Doxycycline is an antibiotic and it should be used for the entire duration of the prescription. That is typically from 7 to 14 days. Most people will feel better after a few days of use, but they need to continue to take it. Failure to do so can allow the bacteria to continue having an adverse effect on the body.

Doxycycline Dosage

Doxycycline is offered as a pill and in a liquid form for children. The dose is going to vary. Many factors have to be looked at including the age of the person, their weight, the severity of the problem, and other health related information. Typically this medication will be taken once or twice a day with a glass of water.

Doxycycline Precautions

Share any information you can with your doctor about medications you take, anything you are allergic to, and products you buy online or over the counter for various health concerns. Women who are pregnant or nursing may not be able to safety take Doxycycline.

Those with diabetes, kidney disease, or that take blood thinners should avoid the use of Doxycycline. It isnít advised for children under 8 years of age to take it. At a very young age this antibiotic can prevent their bones and teeth from developing correctly.

Doxycycline Side Effects

There are some side effects that may occur with this medication. They are typically very minor in nature. They include diarrhea, light itching, and tenderness inside of the mouth and around the gums. If more serious side effects occur though the doctor should be notified. Those problems include being disoriented, shortness of breath, changes in heart rate, and severe rash.

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