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What is the definition or description of: Monodox allergy?

What is the definition or description of: Monodox allergy?

Monodox allergy: Monodox (Doxycycline) is an antibiotic medication. An allergy occurs when your body’s immune system creates antibodies to a foreign substance causing a reaction that can be mild to severe. For potential adverse effects see: http://www. Rxlist. Com/monodox-drug. Htm ...Read more

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I'm taking doxycycline monohydrate 100mg 2x day. Is ok to drink while in on it?

I'm taking doxycycline monohydrate 100mg 2x day. Is ok to drink while in on it?

Varies: While it is best not to drink alcohol with any antibiotic treatment it is not prohibited with the doxycycline. If you just drink an occasional drink then it may not have a problem. However alcohol tends to eliminate the medication faster from your system so the effectiveness of the medication can be diminished. Be careful in this respect. Hope this helps. ...Read more

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I was just put on monodox but was already on toviaz (fesoterodine). Do I take both? Is that safe?

I was just put on monodox but was already on toviaz (fesoterodine). Do I take both? Is that safe?

They R fine together: Monodox is an antibiotic famously known as doxycycline. Toviaz (fesoterodine) is a long-termedication for overactive bladder (bladder spasm) and has no known interaction with monodox. I assume u are given Monodox for some type of infections, possibly 2x/day for about 10-14 days? So, I would take both as prescribed. If you experience significant side effects, consult doc. Good luck. ...Read more

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Can u replace doxycycline hyclate with doxycycline monohydrate?

Can u replace doxycycline hyclate with doxycycline monohydrate?

Yes: The active ingredient is doxycycline. They are linked together with something different that is what makes them different. They both work like doxycycline. ...Read more

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Can you exchange doxycycline hyclate with doxycycline monohydrate?

Can you exchange doxycycline hyclate with doxycycline monohydrate?

DOXYCYCLINES: Many dermatologists I know have found no difference between them.
I prescribe either. Results are usually the same for both. ...Read more

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Can I take creatine while im taking doxycycline monohydrate for my acne?

Can I take creatine while im taking doxycycline monohydrate for my acne?

CREATINE&DOXYCYCLINE: Accoring to the books, crfeatine does not interact with doxycycline. Vreatine should not be taken together with diuretics, tagamet, (cimetidine) probenecid, or with nonsteroidal antiinflammatory drugs like aspirin, acetaminophen, ibuprofen, and others. ...Read more

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Is there any serious side effect of monodox (doxycycline monohydrate)?

Is there any serious side effect of monodox (doxycycline monohydrate)?

Doxycyline: Sensitivity to sunlight, nausea/vomiting, metallic taste, loss of appetite, abdominal pain and allergic reactions have all been noted. ...Read more

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I had been prescribed a 7day 14 count 100mg of doxycycline monohydrate how long will it take to clear up my face?

Doxycycline: Typically, people who are prescribed Doxycycline for acne continue on it for more than a 7 day course. Usually it is a daily dosage and can go on for months. With only taking 7 days of medication, you may not see much improvement at all. ...Read more

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Antibiotic Monodox made me throw up and rash... How do I treat the rash so it will go away?

Antibiotic Monodox made me throw up and rash... How do I treat the rash so it will go away?

Antihistamines, time: Benadryl, loaratadine, cetirizine, fexofenadine all should help...along with time to rid the antibiotic from your body. Avoid getting hot/overheated, as this can intensify an allergic rash. Good luck, and be sure to mention your reaction to you healthcare provider! Best to you! ...Read more

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My doctor prescribed monodox (doxycycline monohydrate) 75mg== are there any serious side effects?

My doctor prescribed monodox (doxycycline monohydrate) 75mg== are there any serious side effects?

Serious = quite rare: Anaphylaxis (severe allergic reaction), serum sickness, cardiac sac inflammation (pericarditis), hemolytic anemia, and exfoliative dermatitis (skin feeling off) are serious but quite rare. More often is reflux/gastritis, diarrhea, anorexia, and mild rashes are common but often tolerable. If severe side effects occur, stop med and consult doc asap. Good luck. ...Read more

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I keep sinus infections and Levaquin (levofloxacin) doesn't fully get rid of them so is monodox the cure all my Dr claims?

I keep sinus infections and Levaquin (levofloxacin) doesn't fully get rid of them so is monodox the cure all my Dr claims?

Sorry, no cure-all: Recurrent sinusitis usually isn't the result only of infection. Typically allergy or partial blockage of a sinus opening is responsible for recurrent infections. Either levofloxacin (Levaquin) or doxycycline (Monodox) is likely to help any particular infection, but neither is better than the other, and probably neither would prevent all infections unless allergy or blockage is also cleared up. ...Read more

Monodox Allergy (Definition)

Monodox (Doxycycline) is an antibiotic medication. An allergy occurs when your body’s immune system creates antibodies to a foreign substance causing a reaction that can be mild to severe. For potential adverse effects see: ...Read more


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