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Is vibramycin (doxycycline) effective for respiratory infections?

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Dr. Joel Gallant
Infectious Disease 37 years experience
Generally not: Most respiratory infections are caused by viruses and should not be treated with antibiotics. Vibramycin (doxycycline) will treat some bacterial infections.

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