Doxy Tablet

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Medicine Overview of Doxy Tablet

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Uses of Doxy Tablet

Doxy Tablet is used in the treatment of bacterial infections.
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Side effects of Doxy Tablet

Common

Nausea, Vomiting, Diarrhoea.

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How to use Doxy Tablet

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. Doxy Tablet 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 Doxy Tablet with dairy products such as milk, cheese, curd, butter, paneer and ice cream.

How Doxy Tablet works

Doxy Tablet 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 Doxy Tablet

Expert advice for Doxy Tablet

  • Your doctor has prescribed Doxy to cure your infection and improve symptoms.
  • Take Doxy 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 Doxy.
  • Discontinue Doxy 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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Doxy Tablet related warnings
Special precautions for Doxy Tablet
Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Doxy Tablet 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.
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Lactation
Doxy Tablet is probably safe to use during lactation. Limit
ed human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
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Driving
Doxy Tablet 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.
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Kidney
SAFE
Doxy Tablet is safe to use in patients with kidney disease. No dose adjustment of Doxy Tablet is recommended.

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

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions about Doxy Tablet

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, Doxy is relatively safe. Please consult your doctor before taking the drug
Doxy is not used to treat viral infection such as common cold and flu. Doxy 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
Doxy helps in preventing the formation of new acne scars, but may not work for the scars which have already formed
Doxy may cause weight gain, tiredness and headache. These effects may vary with the individual taking the medicine.
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