Active Ingredient(s):Doxycycline FDA Approved: * September 30, 1998 Pharm Company: *COLLAGENEX Category:Antibiotics
Doxycycline is a broad-spectrum tetracycline-class antibiotic used in the treatment of infections caused by bacteria and certain parasites. It is used to treat bacterial pneumonia, acne, chlamydia infections, Lyme disease, cholera, typhus, and syphilis. It is also used to prevent malaria in combination with quinine. Doxycycline may be taken by mouth or by injection into a vein.
Common side effects include diarrhea, na...
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