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Can I Take Doxycycline 100mg Twice A Day To Treat Vaginitis
Vaginitis: See your physican and treat accordingly.Get a more detailed answer ›
What is a vaginitis? What causes it? Is it deadly? Painful? Treatable? How is it treated? How do you control the oder/smell?
Answers below: Vaginitis is usually caused by bacteria or fungus. The woman's body can allow these infections to occur and the symptoms include discharge, irritation, itching, pain, odor. If you get a diagnosis and treatment the infections resolve quite quickly. They can be transmitted by sex so get your partner treated too. See your gyn or pcp and do not worry. ...Read more
I have doxycycline how long do I take these pills and how many times per day do I take them to treat the tonsillitis?
Don't take doxy: This is probably a virus, but could be strep throat. In any case, you should not take left over doxycycline for this purpose. If it's a virus, no antibiotic will help; and doxy is not the best antibiotic for strep infections. Contact your doctor and let her decide whether or what antibiotic to prescribe. Good luck! ...Read more
Prescribed doxycycline for chronic Lyme kept them put up bc took a months worth last year. Can I use a few to treat my acne how many should I take day?
No: A standard 7 days course is enough. ...Read more
I have a mild case of percoronitis and I want to know if I can take doxycycline to treat it? And if so how long should I take it?
Pericorinitis is most often caused by food impaction, and is also often caused by chewing trauma. Antibiotics will only be effective if the cause of the infection is alleviated.
The best way to treat pericorinitis is to have it examined and treated by your dentist. ...Read more
6 weeks: Need at least 4-6 weeks to see improvement. ...Read more
Not by itself: I see that you also have thrush and if you do, perhaps this isn't the best time to start on doxycycline. I trust you have been using topical benzoyl peroxide and this is the basis of your treatment. Usually you see good results in a few weeks with an effective anti-acne combination. Spironolactone, the birth control pill, or topical clindamycin are other possibilities. ...Read more
I've taken doxycycline to treat my dermatitis and finished the course however I have also cellulitis. I can take ciprofloxacin to treat the cellulitis?
I was treated for Chlamydia in July. I was given 2 antibiotics but I chewed them instead of swallowed. I suspected I wasn't cured so I went back and was given 2 more pills, which I crushed and then swallowed, and instructed to take doxycycline for a week,
Is it ok to take both a Medrol (methylprednisolone) dose pack and doxycycline safely together to treat a rash on your face?
Depends on…: What the rash is. If acute acne flare, the 2 drugs may be used without interaction. (caution: do not take meds with grapefruit juice as that can cause an interaction). If you don't know what the rash is, see your pcp or a dermatologist before using the antibiotic. For ex, poison ivy rash is helped with Medrol (methylprednisolone) dosepak but antibiotic does no good; may create resistant bacteria. ...Read more
I was treated with a shot for chlamydia 4 days ago sunday and doxycycline, but still feel tenderness in my testicles. How long does the cure take?
May take up to week: Be patient but if no better in week consult a urologist. ...Read more
How much Azithromycin would be advisable to take after 3months of unresponsive doxycycline to treat infection/ orchitis? What about cipro/ quinolone?
Here are some. ..: What made you feel unresponsive to antibiotics - by pain or by physical finding of testis or by both? Nowadays, it's extremely unlikely to see STD-related infections not responding to any antibiotics used. After 2 runs failing to antibiotics, one has to think if diagnosis is correct or not. So, analyze the details of onset, degree, duration, interval, & progress of the Sx over timely, and see Doc ...Read more
Can Clindamycin be used to treat Prostatitis? I can't take Cipro (ciprofloxacin) or Doxycycline. I am taking Clindamycin for ear infection, but have uncured Prostatit
Will doxycycline treat infection in cartilage piercing if having adverse reactions to levoflaxcin? Dr switched me to Cipro but scared to take bc of reactions to levo. I was prescribed doxycycline at urgent care but was told was by ENT Cipro is better
Doxy probably OK: Some bacteria that cause such infections, such as Pseudomonas, are more likely to respond to ciprofloxacin than to doxycycline. But doxy isn't a bad choice, and if you have had significant side effects with levofloxacin, it may be reasonable to avoid cipro. If there is drainage, it probably can be tested to determine the exact cause. Discuss further with the ENT doc. ...Read more
Is metronidazole, injection of ceftriaxone and zithromycin enough to treat PID not caused by an STI? I'm 2 weeks pregnant so can't take doxycycline.
Here are some. ..: Clinically, the antibiotic treatment you've received should cover all common PID-related bacteria. At this time, you should direct & bring all your existing concern to the treating Doc for analysis, follow-up, modification, etc. Further online chat, I'm afraid, will further confuse you with more anxiety and fear instead of help you. So, keep a close contact with your Doc so to refine the care.... ...Read more
Just finished flagly for c diff; I now have symptoms of prostatitis and my dr wants me to take doxycycline 100mg twice a day and vancomycin (250mg/4xday). Is this necessary to prevent c diff again?
How long and how do you treat chlamydia re-infection? Have been onto the following medication:urizone 3g stat, 5 times, doxycycline 100mg twice a day
Longtime: You can take for a longtime. Please see your dermatologist for evaluation and to discuss treatment options. ...Read more
If I took vibramycin (doxycycline) 100mg for 5 days every day I took 2 pills that mean I took 10 pills how long it will take to eliminate it so I can take accutane?
Doxycycline: This should clear entirely from your system within three days. ...Read more
I'd recommend 100 mg: Twice a day for 7-10 days. Follow up with your dr. ...Read more
I take doxycycline hyclate 2x100mg/day with food. One in the morning and one at night. What would be the ideal schedule if I wake up at 5:30am?
Doesn't matter: Just take it twice a day, at least 6-8 hours apart. Other details, including time of day, don't matter. ...Read more
If I have taken doxycycline 2x a day for six days, am I most likely not contagious at that point? I still have 8 more days of pills to take and will.
It depends...: ...on what you are being treated for. If chlamydia or nongonococcal urethritis (NGU), you should wait until finishing treatment before having sex. However, it is unusual to treat these STDs for 2 weeks; 7 days of doxy is sufficient and recommended by STD experts, so maybe you're being treated for something else. Check with the doctor or clinic treating you. ...Read more
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