A 24-year-old male asked:
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Is doxycycline a safe antibiotic? Any percautions I should take, and does it affect electrolytes?

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Dr. Joel Gallant
35 years experience in Infectious Disease
Safe: It's a safe drug, but avoid too much sun exposure, because it can make your skin more sensitive to the sun. You don't need to worry about you electrolytes.
Answered on Jul 21, 2014
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