A member asked:

I know that while taking vibramycin (doxycycline) i should avoid sun exposure..but when can i expose freely to sun after stopping the drug i.e.after how long?!

A doctor has provided 1 answer
Dr. Ahmad Ibrahim answered

Specializes in Urgent Care

1 week: The half life of vibramycin (doxycycline) is 18 hours so it would be reasonable to be out of your system in 7 days. Good luck but still wear sun block.

Answered 8/11/2018



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