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I have rashes/acnes with white liquid (pus?) which can be easily popped on my chest and neck which appeared a week after taking doxycycline for an UTI
Doxy can cause a: sun sensitivity that can lead to blisters or rashes on sun exposed skin. I would not pop blisters as they are sterile and there is less risk of infection. Try using aquaphor or vaniply and see a derm to confirm or refute diagnosis ...Read more
Most bumps and blotches on a newborn baby are harmless and clear up by themselves. By far the most common skin problem in infants is diaper rash. Diaper rash is an irritation of the skin caused by dampness, urine, or feces. Most babies who wear diapers will have some type of diaper rash. However, there are other skin disorders that can cause rashes. These are usually not serious unless ...Read more
I had an allergic reaction to bactrim on 1/11/14 (swollen lips and rashes on abdomen & back arm). I was given doxycycline hyclate. Rash became bumps?
Bactrim: If you meant that the rash was progressing without interruption despite switching to doxycycline, i would venture that the rash is just from the progression of the sulfa rash since the process will likely last for a week or two. Beware of sunlight exposure from doxycyline which may give a nasty sunburn for some people. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Many: There are many different classes of antibiotics that you could take if Doxycycline causes a rash. You should avoid other drugs in this class including tetracycline, Minocycline and tigecycline. What alternative antibiotic is chosen would depend on what infection or bacteria needed treatment. ...Read more
Is it ok to take both a Medrol 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 dosepak but antibiotic does no good; may create resistant bacteria. ...Read more
Tick on arm w/ circle rash. Dr put me on doxycycline. Did i catch it in time b4 it gets serious? How long b4 side effects occur after starting doxy?
I'm allergic to Bactrim. Now my neck has a rash and I'm very drowsy after taking doxycycline hyclate. Could I be allergic to it also?
?: Bactrim and doxycycline don't cross react, meaning if you're allergic to one of them doesn't mean you are allergic to the other. Whether what you are currently experiencing is an allergic reaction to the doxycycline, unlikely, but if in doubt, just stop it, call your doctor or the doctor who prescribed it for evaluation, good luck ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
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