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Dr. Jan Lei Iwata
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Vibramycin (Overview)

Vibramycin is a tetracyclic agent which is a kind of serotonin-norepinephrine reuptake inhibiting drug (atypical anti-psychotic drug, drug for psychosis).


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What is vibramycin (doxycycline) used for?

What is vibramycin (doxycycline) used for?

Doxycycline: This is a tetracycline derivative. It is an antibiotic effective against a variety of bacteria and other microorganisms and can be used in various types of infections. ...Read more

Dr. Jan Lei Iwata
637 Doctors shared insights

Vibramycin (Overview)

Vibramycin is a tetracyclic agent which is a kind of serotonin-norepinephrine reuptake inhibiting drug (atypical anti-psychotic drug, drug for psychosis).


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What is the medication vibramycin (doxycycline) used as?

See below: Vibramycin isthe brand name for the antibiotic doxycycline. This can be used to treat some lung infections, chlamydia, pelvic inflammatory disease, inflammation of the testicle tubes, lyme disease and malaria prevention. It could also be used for anthrax exposure. ...Read more

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Is it normal not cramping on the second day of iui? My doctor prescribe medicine utrogestan and vibramycin (doxycycline) is that medication ease the pain?

Is it normal not cramping on the second day of iui? My doctor prescribe medicine utrogestan and vibramycin (doxycycline) is that medication ease the pain?

No oain is good.: The meds u mentioned are not for pain but to stablize the endometrial lining and to prevent infection, respectively. God bless u! http://www. Babycenter. Com/0_fertility-treatment-artificial-insemination-iui_4092.bc. Http://m.voices. Yahoo. Com/10-herbs-promote-fertility-increase-chances-2491984.html. ...Read more

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My Dr. Prescribed me vibramycin (doxycycline) twice daily for a skin infection but I don't know for how long should I take it??

My Dr. Prescribed me vibramycin (doxycycline) twice daily for a skin infection but I don't know for how long should I take it??

Read the bottle: Directions should be clear on the pharmacy bottle. Usually until the bottle is gone or until your next appointment. Make sure to check for refills.
If you remain stumped give the pharmacy or office a call so you can get an explanation ...Read more

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Is vibramycin (doxycycline) effective for respiratory infections?

Is vibramycin (doxycycline) effective for respiratory infections?

Generally not: Most respiratory infections are caused by viruses and should not be treated with antibiotics. Vibramycin (doxycycline) will treat some bacterial infections. ...Read more

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Is it safe to take vibramycin (doxycycline) for chlamydia?

Is it safe to take vibramycin (doxycycline) for chlamydia?

Yes: Yes vibrancyin is safe to take for chlamydia infection although not for pregnant and breast feeding moms as this antibiotic is not for young children or infants due to known side effects. ...Read more

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How long after taking doxycycline can I go in the sun? I was very photo toxic

4-10 days: You should wait until your body has completly eliminated the medication. This is dependent on the dose, the half life and your bodies ability to eliminate the drug. If sun toxic then safe to wait about 10 days, wear at least a 30 sunblock when you go out. ...Read more

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What is the possible side effect of vibramycin (doxycycline)? For acne

What is the possible side effect of vibramycin (doxycycline)? For acne

Side effects: Antibiotics such as vibramycin (doxycycline) may cause anything from GI upset to headache to sunsensitivity or rash. ...Read more

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How to stay away from side effects in sun with vibramycin (doxycycline)?

How to stay away from side effects in sun with vibramycin (doxycycline)?

Be careful: One should avoid sunlight if possible as much as possible while on this medication. If you are out in the sun then you should use high spf sunscreen as well as skin protective clothing. Also stay out of midday sun if possible. You are at increased risk for sunburn while on this medication. ...Read more

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I had sore throat after 2 weeks of vibramycin (doxycycline) twice a day with 100mg doses each. And my immune system seems to be weak. I catch a cold.?

I had sore throat after 2 weeks of vibramycin (doxycycline) twice a day with 100mg doses each. And my immune system seems to be weak. I catch a cold.?

Cold?: After taking the antibiotic if you are still having a sore throat you need to see your doctor. Colds usually last only a few days and do not need antibiotics. If you get a lot of colds and other infections your doctor can run blood work to check your immune system. Feel better! ...Read more

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Milk (calcium) is said to interact with Doxycycline, actually reducing its absorption. Can I have milk and cereal morning and Doxycycline afternoon?

Milk (calcium) is said to interact with Doxycycline, actually reducing its absorption. Can I have milk and cereal morning and Doxycycline afternoon?

Doxycycline: Absorption of tetracycline is in stomach and upper small intestine. Absorption of tetracyclines may be impaired by milk products, aluminum hydroxide gels, sodium bicarbonate, calcium and magnesium salts and iron preparations. The mechanisms responsible for decreased absorption seems to be chelation and an increase in gastric pH. It is therefore advisable to take doxycycline on an empty stomach. ...Read more

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What is vibramycin (doxycycline) used for?

Doxycycline: This is a tetracycline derivative. It is an antibiotic effective against a variety of bacteria and other microorganisms and can be used in various types of infections. ...Read more

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What is the medication vibramycin (doxycycline) used as?

See below: Vibramycin isthe brand name for the antibiotic doxycycline. This can be used to treat some lung infections, chlamydia, pelvic inflammatory disease, inflammation of the testicle tubes, lyme disease and malaria prevention. It could also be used for anthrax exposure. ...Read more

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Is this possible that taking vibramycin (doxycycline) 200 mg for one month can cause ed?

Probably not: Though it has been reported in long term use, it is very rare and another reason should be sought. ...Read more

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I have some antibiotics leftover from another incident (vibramycin). Can that be used to treat cellulitis?

I have some antibiotics leftover from another incident (vibramycin). Can that be used to treat cellulitis?

No...: First of all u shouldn't probably have left over antibiotics...:) and if u r not certain about your diagnosis of cellulitis you may do more harm than good. Please consult with your doc first. ...Read more

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Is vibramycin (doxycycline) good for you skin?

Is vibramycin (doxycycline) good for you skin?

For acne yes: Yes vibrancyin is good treatment for acne as well as other skin infections. Be careful with exposure to sun as this can cause you to be more prone to sunburn. ...Read more

Doxycycline (Definition)

It's an antibiotic that belongs in the ...Read more