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i need to know what's an alternative herb to the drug doxycycline?

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Dr. Michael Ein
Infectious Disease 48 years experience
None: There are no herbs that would be comparable to doxycycline.

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A 18-year-old member asked:

Does doxycycline have side effects?

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Dr. Robert Kwok
Pediatrics 33 years experience
Occasionally: Doxycycline is a useful antibiotic, but as with all medications, there are possible side effects. Every drug or supplement has some small risks, so a user has to weigh the benefits against the small chance of an allergic reaction or some other problem. Doxycycline is often used to treat acne in teen boys. Users can sunburn more easily. "doxy" is not used in younger kids nor in pregnant women.
A 31-year-old member asked:

Where can I buy doxycycline abroad?

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Dr. Raphael Peralta
Specializes in Family Medicine
Try a pharmacy: Try a pharmacy.
A 30-year-old member asked:

How long should I be off doxycycline before I go tan?

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Dr. Thomas Namey
Rheumatology 48 years experience
Three days.: Three days. But tanning is bad for the skin. Get "bronzed.".
A 42-year-old member asked:

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

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Dr. Marsha Davis
Internal Medicine 28 years experience
Dairy products: Dairy products interfere with absorption of the doxycycline.
A 31-year-old member asked:

Can the prescription pill doxycycline ever expire if I keep it in the freezer?

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Dr. Claude Parola
Internal Medicine 40 years experience
Yes: There is an expiration date on all meds med , regardless if it is kept in the freezer.

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