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doxycycline over the counter alternative

A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Prescription - only: DORYX (doxycycline hyclate delayed-release tablets) is a prescription antibiotic that is used for the treatment of severe acne.

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A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
56 years experience Family Medicine
No you can not in NJ: No you can not in New jersey or any other state in USA You need a prescription from a Physician/Nurse Practitioner/Physician Assistant or a Podiatris ... Read More
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Elizabeth Reynoso
16 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Consider monistat: Vaginal itching and cottage cheese like discharge are more than likely caused by yeast infection. Over the counter medications, like monistat are ok ... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Ein
47 years experience Infectious Disease
No: No herbal drugs would have anything like the effects of any tetracycline class antibiotic.
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Todd Sisto
36 years experience Breast Surgery
Nope: requires Rx
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Keith Ramsey
35 years experience Adolescent Medicine
OTC works: The over the counter medicine works just fine. Repeat the dose in 2 weeks to finish the job.
A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Johnnie Alston
14 years experience Podiatry
No: Gout is an inflammatory process. Taking Ibuprofen may help but you really need a prescription for some gout specific medications.
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jose Prieto-hernandez
35 years experience Infectious Disease
Chloraseptic: If Severe seek medical attention for treatment. If mild without fever and chills or trouble swallowing consider Chloraseptic Spray!
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience Pediatrics
Yes, available: Ringworm (tinea corporis fungal skin infection) can be treated with an over-the-counter anti-fungal cream such as lotrimin (clotrimazole) af, which is ... Read More
A 52-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Juchau
32 years experience Family Medicine
Similar products are: available OTC. Products containing miconazole or clotrimazole are antifungals.
A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Al Hegab
Dr. Al Hegab answered
39 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Yes: the same active ingredient, but some people respond differently to different brands
A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sue Ferranti
28 years experience Internal Medicine
Acute bronchitis....: Acute bronchitis is an infection of the airways, usually caused by a viral or bacterial infection. If a bacterial infection is present, antibiotics ar ... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Daniel Szekely
43 years experience General Practice
No: The pills are still by prescriprion only.
A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience Pediatrics
By prescription: Benzoyl peroxide acne medications are over-the-counter, but there are also some that are by prescription. When the antibiotic clindamycin is added, th ... Read More
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hunter Handsfield
52 years experience Infectious Disease
Yeast treatments: You must mean which yeast cream, right? All OTC "azole" treatments are equally effective: clotrimazole, miconazole, terconazole, and several others, ... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Ein
47 years experience Infectious Disease
No: You need a prescription.
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Addagada Rao
55 years experience General Surgery
O K to use: Any over the counter creams are o k to use to get relief from hemorrhoids , along with high fiber diet, fluids , and local cate, .
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Imad Khreim
38 years experience Psychiatry
OK to take: In general , over the counter antinausea meds Such as meclizine can be taken with prozac (fluoxetine)
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A 59-year-old male asked:
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Dr. Alvin Lin answered
29 years experience Geriatrics
Trichy? or itchy?: When I 1st read your question, I thought you were looking for OTC non-prescription treatment for itch, in which case there are plenty of antihistamine ... Read More
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Evelyn Anderson
27 years experience Family Medicine
"Yeasty Beasty": Yeast/fungal infections can affect many parts of the body, inc. the skin/scalp, nails, genitals, mouth, etc. Assuming that you have a vaginal yeast in ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Pevaryl: (pevaryl) Econazole nitrate is a prescription medication.
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Morris Westfried
45 years experience Dermatology
Need prescription: Over the counter products are either benzoyl peroxide such as proactive or salicylic acid found in maxclaroty. These will not be very effective in sev ... Read More
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Edward Druy
52 years experience Radiology
No: If you live in the us, all antibiotics need a prescription. It is for your safety.

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