Periostat

Active Ingredient(s): Doxycycline
FDA Approved: * September 30, 1998
Pharm Company: * COLLAGENEX
Category: Antibiotics

* This drug may consist of multiple approval dates, manufacturers, or distributors. If applicable, they would be listed below under "NDC Database Records".



Periostat Overview

Doxycycline is an antibiotic that is used in the treatment of a number of types of infections caused by bacteria and protozoa.[1] It is useful for bacterial pneumonia, acne, chlamydia infections, early Lyme disease, cholera and syphilis.[1] It is also useful for the treatment of malaria when used with quinine and for the prevention of malaria.[1] Doxycycline can be used either by mouth or intravenously.[1] Common side effects inc...

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small white round non coated tablet not scored PS 20 on one side nothing on the other ## This is a 20mg Periostat tablet, it contains the active ingredient Doxycyline, it is an antibiotic. Common side effects may include: nausea, drowsiness, skin rash and diarrhea. Read more on the medication here: Is there anything else I can help you with?

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Doxycycline
  • Capsule: 100mg, 150mg, 20mg, 40mg, 50mg, 75mg
  • Capsule, Delayed Release: 100mg, 40mg, 75mg
  • For Suspension: 25mg/5ml
  • Injection: 100mg, 100mg/vial, 200mg/vial
  • Liquid, Extended Release: eq 10% w/w
  • Powder for Reconstitution: 25mg/5ml
  • Suspension: 50mg/5ml
  • Suspension, Extended Rele: 10%
  • Syrup: 50mg/5ml
  • System, Extended Release: 50mg
  • Tablet: 100mg, 150mg, 20mg, 50mg, 75mg
  • Tablet, Delayed Release: 100mg, 120mg, 150mg, 200mg, 50mg, 60mg, 75mg, 80mg
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

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