Generic Name - Doxycycline
Category - Antibiotic
Generic for Doryx* is indicated for the treatment of bacterial infections of the skin, bone, stomach, respiratory tract, sinuses, ear and urinary tract.Doxycycline kills certain bacteria that cause infection and stops their growth.
Generic for Doryx* Contraindications and Drug Interactions
Generic for Doryx*is contraindicated in patients, who are hypersensitive to this drug, medications that belong to this class of drugs or had an allergic reaction to it in the past.
There are a number of medications that interact with Generic Disopyramide. It is important to take the doctor's counsel if you are taking any of the following
Generic for Doryx* Dosage
The following information just highlights the general average dosage of GenericDoryx*
The usual recommended dosage of Generic for Doryx* for Bacterial Infections is 200 milligrams on the first day of treatment (100 milligrams every 12 hours) followed by a maintenance dose of 100 milligrams per day. The maintenance dose may be taken as a single dose or as 50 milligrams every 12 hours.
Generic for Doryx* Adverse Effects
Some of the most serious Generic for Doryx* side Effects include dark yellow or brown urine, Difficulty breathing, increased sensitivity to the sun or ultraviolet light, headache, itching in the rectal or genital area, pain on swallowing, redness, blistering, peeling or loosening of the skin, including inside the mouth, stomach pain or cramps and skin rash.
This is not a complete list of all Side effects. Do concur with your doctor and follow his directions completely when you are taking Generic for Doryx*.
Generic for Doryx* and Pregnancy
Thereare no adequate or well-controlled studies to indicate the safety and effectiveness of Generic for Doryx* in pregnant women. Consult your doctor before taking this medication, if you are pregnant or planning to become pregnant.
Generic for Doryx* and Breastfeeding
It is not known whether Generic for Doryx* passes into human milk. Breastfeeding mothers should consult doctor before taking this medication.
Generic for Doryx* and Pediatric
The safety and effectiveness of Generic for Doryx* in pediatric patients have not been established.
Generic for Doryx* and Geriatric
The safety and effectiveness of Generic for Doryx* in geriatric patients have not been established.
The above information about Generic for Doryx* serves as an information resource only and is not intended to substitute professional medical advice, examination, diagnosis and treatment. Always seek the counsel of your doctor, physician or pharmacist before starting any new treatment or making changes to existing therapy.