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Dox 75mg Capsule

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Composition for Dox 75mg Capsule

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10 capsules in 1 strip

Medicine Overview of Dox Capsule


Uses of Dox Capsule

Dox 75mg Capsule is used in the treatment of bacterial infections.

Dox Capsule side effects


Nausea, Vomiting, Diarrhoea.


How to use Dox Capsule

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. Dox 75mg Capsule is to be taken empty stomach.
Take this medicine one hour before food or two hours after food, with a full glass of water. You can take this medicine with food if it upsets your stomach.
Avoid Dox 75mg Capsule with dairy products such as milk, cheese, curd, butter, paneer and ice cream.

How Dox Capsule works

Dox 75mg Capsule is an antibiotic. It stops bacterial growth by inhibiting synthesis of essential proteins, which are required by bacteria to carry out vital functions.

In Depth Information on Dox Capsule

Expert advice for Dox Capsule

  • Your doctor has prescribed Dox to cure your infection and improve symptoms.
  • Take Dox with food and plenty of fluids to avoid an upset stomach and acid reflux.
  • Do not skip any doses and finish the full course of treatment even if you feel better.
  • Do not take calcium, antacids or iron at least 2 hours before or 6 hours after taking Dox.
  • Discontinue Dox and inform your doctor immediately if you get a rash, itchy skin, swelling of face and mouth, or have difficulty in breathing.
  • Diarrhea may occur as a side effect but should stop when your course is complete. Inform your doctor if it doesn't stop or if you find blood in your stools.
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Dox Capsule related warnings
Special precautions for Dox Capsule
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Dox 75mg Capsule is unsafe to use during pregnancy.

There is positive evidence of human fetal risk, but the benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk, for example in life-threatening situations. Please consult your doctor.
Dox 75mg Capsule is probably safe to use during lactation.
Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
Dox 75mg Capsule may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.

Visual disturbances such as blurring of vision may occur during treatment with doxycycline.
Dox 75mg Capsule is safe to use in patients with kidney disease. No dose adjustment of Dox 75mg Capsule is recommended.

However, talk to your doctor if you have any underlying kidney disease.
Dox 75mg Capsule should be used with caution in patients wit
h liver disease. Dose adjustment of Dox 75mg Capsule may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Severely interacts with other drugs like
Barbinol 20mg/5ml Syrup, Sucramal Suspension, Gardenal 30mg Tablet, Sufrate O Suspension

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions about Dox Capsule

Frequently asked questions about Doxycycline

Q. Is Doxicip 100/Doxt s/doxycycline a steroid, a macrolide or a penicillin?
Doxycycline belongs to class of medications called tetracycline antibiotics. Doxycycline is not a steroid, does not belong to penicillin family and is not a macrolide antibiotic
If used for approved indication in appropriate doses, Dox is relatively safe. Please consult your doctor before taking the drug
Dox is not used to treat viral infection such as common cold and flu. Dox can be used to treat sore throat, boils, strep infection, ear infection
It is used for methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus infection. Always consult your doctor before use
Q. Can I take doxycycline with ibuprofen, prednisone, Nyquil, azithromycin, antihistaminic or Tylenol?
Doxycycline may be taken with ibuprofen, prednisone, Nyquil, azithromycin, antihistaminic or Tylenol. However, consult your doctor before use it together, for the change of dose regimen or an alternative drug of choice
Dox helps in preventing the formation of new acne scars, but may not work for the scars which have already formed
Dox may cause weight gain, tiredness and headache. These effects may vary with the individual taking the medicine.

Substitutes for Dox

No substitutes found for this medicine
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