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What foods are you not allowed to eat when taking doxycycline with meals

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Dr. Marsha Davis
27 years experience Internal Medicine
Dairy products: Dairy products interfere with absorption of the doxycycline.
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A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. J. Lawrence Dohan
56 years experience Dermatology
EXACTLY WHY????: How often? Details matter. Are you taking it for Lyme disease? Acne? For what? If you are taking it for acne the blood level is not important. If taki ... Read More
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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Anne Phelan-adams
Specializes in Family Medicine
In theory....: In theory, medications like doxycycline may be less effective when taken with anything containing calcium and other minerals, On the other hand, taki ... Read More
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A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience Pathology
Yes: Get yourself onto a better acne regimen. Stop taking the zinc; it's generally bad for you, probably won't touch your acne, and it's probably making yo ... Read More
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A 46-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sewa Legha
49 years experience Medical Oncology
Most foods are fine: There are few foods which you might call 'acidic'. This may include oranges and other tart foods. Most of the acidity in our stomach is produced from ... Read More
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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Lonna Larsh
29 years experience Family Medicine
Things in boxes: Avoid anything that is processed or prepared. Anything that comes in a box or a bag is going to be less healthy than things that come out of the grou ... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Reynolds
32 years experience Psychiatry
Daytrana: To my understanding there are no dietary restrictions with use of the datron patch. The methylphenidate patch can cause some people to experience some ... Read More
A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience Pathology
Subscience: Most advice about "what to eat and not to eat" is subscience. I'm a swimmer and looked around online for the origin of this tale -- it turned out to b ... Read More
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Geraldine Goertzen
29 years experience Emergency Medicine
You can be human: I assume you are on a weight loss or restricted diet. One of the important things to plan to be successful is to make sure the experience is not so m ... Read More
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A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Warren Jacobs
24 years experience Family Medicine
Avoid salt: Basic diet with balance of protein, fat & carbs - lots of fresh fruits and veggies avoid salt , canned or preserved foods - diet that allows for max ... Read More
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A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Dean Giannone
24 years experience Internal Medicine
Don't know. : You didn't mention the name of the pills.
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Abby Caplin
39 years experience Integrative Medicine
Soft foods: Every person has different foods they can and can't tolerate. It also depends on what kind of colitis you are dealing with, and if there are any compl ... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Peter Karsant
38 years experience Dentistry
Yes: Generally a soft diet is recommended for the first few days. How many teeth are being taken out? Talk to your dentist before you schedule the appointm ... Read More
A 59-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Greer
43 years experience Family Medicine
You know: There is no absolute list of favorable or bad foods for your gastritis.Yes the dr said spicy, fatty, italian or whatever.Your gut knows and i respect ... Read More
A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
Water: Different stones have different contents and require individual strategies for prevention. However, one thing common to causation of all stones is con ... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. Richard Paula
24 years experience Emergency Medicine
You will regret it: Metronidazole can cause a rather unpleasant reaction from even small amounts of alcohol. Expect projectile vomiting, abdominal pain, chills and aches. ... Read More
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A 46-year-old male asked:
Dr. Antoanella Calame
18 years experience Dermatology
Water and Veggies: Make sure to drink plenty of water. Usually when we think we are hungry we are actually dehydrated, so if you drink water and are still hungry then yo ... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Falkoff
35 years experience Family Medicine
Yes: Yes.
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Neil Katz
Dr. Neil Katz answered
29 years experience Ophthalmology
Eat whole foods: Processed foods are foods that are created and sold by our nutritional industrial complex. If something has more than 4 or 5 ingredients in it, stay a ... Read More
A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Katharine Garnier
32 years experience Family Medicine
No foods: No foods should cause a problem, but some medications can decrease the levels you develop which may make it less effective. These include antacids, ac ... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sewa Legha
49 years experience Medical Oncology
More starches,avoid : Avoid fried/greesy foods. Usually relatively bland foods will be more appealing, seasoned /spiced foods may cause nausea. Steam from hot food may not ... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jay Bradley
17 years experience LASIK Surgery
Pregnancy foods: For a detailed recommended list of dietary foods for pregnancy, i would search online. I would definitely take your prenatal vitamins, avoid certain ... Read More
A 51-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience General Practice
Avoiding Alcohol: I think the only comment here is any foods with alcohol. Otherwise there are no known restrictions or recommendations.
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