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Doxycycline is an antibiotic of the tetracycline group. The drug exerts broad-spectrum bacteriostatic effects. The preparations mechanism of action consists in inhibition of certain protein production in bacterial cells through binding to the 30S ribosome subunit. Due to insufficiency of needed proteins the bacterial cell is unable to multiply. The preparation affects gram-positive an negative bacteria.
The drug is normally indicated in treatment of doxycycline susceptible microorganisms in the following case:
Infections of the respiratory tract
Gastrointestinal and pancreatic infections
Sensory organs infections
Contraindications and Cautions:
Doxycycline should be avoided in the following conditions:
There are possible side-effects associated with this medicine that can affect individuals in different ways. If a side effect is stated here, that does not necessarily mean the fact that all people using Doxycycline will experience it or any other. The side-effects include:
Serious side-effects which need attention from your doctor are:
The side effects listed above may not include all of the side effects reported by the drug's manufacturer. For more information about any other possible risks associated with Doxycycline , please read the information provided with our Doxycycline online or consult your doctor or pharmacist.
It is important to tell your doctor or pharmacist what medicines you are already taking, including those bought without a prescription and herbal medicines, before you start treatment with Doxycycline. Similarly, check with your doctor or pharmacist before taking any new medication while taking this one, to ensure that the combination is safe. Especially mention the following drugs:
Minerals (iron, zinc, magnesium , etc.)
DO NOT SHARE Doxycycline with others. DO NOT USE THIS MEDICINE for other health conditions. KEEP THIS PRODUCT, as well as syringes and needles, if needed during treatment, out of the reach of children. Do not reuse needles, syringes, or other materials.