Taking Shape: syrup, 10 mg / ml, 100 mg tablets
The content of active substance - doxycycline
Alternative medicine Doxycycline Hydrochloride
Mode of action of doxycycline prevented the multiplication of bacteria.
The use of antibiotic used to fight infections caused by bacteria sensitive to doxycycline, especially pneumonia, pleurisy and bronchitis. Inflammation of the ears and kidneys, inflammation of the bladder and urethra, the acute infection, postpartum infection, biliary tract and the digestive system, bacterial infections of the skin.
Warning product should not be administered to patients who are allergic to tetracycline. Children in the growth phase should not be treated with antibiotics belonging to the tetracycline group, due to the accumulation of antibiotic in the tissue and the skeleton because of the possibility of causing defective construction emerging in this age of tooth enamel. The expected effect of treatment may change if Doxycycline is used simultaneously with other medicines. Iron preparations, anti-gastric hyperacidity and milk and dairy products prevent absorption of the drug, because they contain metals (iron, aluminum, magnesium, calcium) form of doxycycline compound that is excreted by the body without any therapeutic effect. In order to prevent this is to be done at least 3 hours apart between the drug doxycycline, and these drugs. Intention to use other preparations during antibiotic treatment should be discussed with your doctor. Doxycycline reduces the effectiveness of oral contraceptives.
Side effects> 1 / 100
- Nausea, vomiting, diarrhea.
1/1000- <1 / 1000
- Allergic reactions in the form of a rash.
- Avoid direct sunlight, because of the possibility of allergic reactions.
- Increased intracranial pressure, which can cause headaches and visual disturbances.
- Inflammation colon.
- Inflammation of the mouth and vagina due to changes in the natural bacterial flora caused by the effect of a bacteriostatic drug.
In the event of troublesome side effects, contact your doctor.
Dosage The dose determined by your doctor. Typically, treatment begins with a patient adult dose of shock, i.e. 2 tablets in the morning or evening, then 1 tablet a day, always at the same time.
Already after a few days of treatment followed by a clear improvement of health, but do not stop treatment prescribed by a physician, and this is the need to prevent recurrence of infection. The capsules should be taken when eating, to avoid unpleasant side effects, drink plenty of water.
Pregnancy and breast is likely that the preparation affects the fetus. Do not take this medicine during pregnancy. The preparation is excreted in breast milk. The intention of use during breast-feeding should be discussed with your doctor.