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I've had 6 doses of doxycycline mono 100 mg caps for several bug bites on my arm, I forgot that I had plans to go to a friends pool today. Can I go in?

I've had 6 doses of doxycycline mono 100 mg caps for several bug bites on my arm, I forgot that I had plans to go to a friends pool today. Can I go in?

Risk Assessment: If there are any remaining open spots in the bites, it's a good thing to avoid spreading it. Probably safe, but why take chances? Wading w/ arms dry may be a good limit. Just imagine how awful you'd feel to worry about a person catching it! Not worth it IMHO, but you can evaluate your feelings. Hang out, have fun, keep bites dry if you agree. ...Read more

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Dx staph infec/leg: bacitracin gel, 100 mg doxycycline caps, 10 days, + injection, vicodin es/ pain. When will I feel relief & clear up? Tx yesterday

Dx staph infec/leg: bacitracin gel, 100 mg doxycycline caps, 10 days, + injection, vicodin es/ pain. When will I feel relief & clear up? Tx yesterday

If treatment: Is working then you should star feeling better within 48 hours. I assume that a culture was taken to determine that you have staph. Appropriate antibiotics should be given to treat infection. ...Read more

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What is doxycycline used for?

Doxycycline: Doxycycline is an antibiotic that is used to treat many types of conditions like Lyme disease, Pneumonia, Anthrax, Lymphogranuloma venereum, Rickettsiosis, Pleural effusion, Bacterial pneumonia & Mycoplasma infection. ...Read more

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What is doxycycline actually used for?

What is doxycycline actually used for?

See below: Doxycycline is given both orally and intravenously. It is used to treat several different species of bacteria and several different bacterial illnesses. It covers most strains of staphylococcus aureus including mrsa, hemophilus influenza, chlamydophilia, mycoplasma and some strains of gram negative bacteria. If you are infected with a susceptible bacteria it is usually curative. ...Read more

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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

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What is the medicine doxycycline hyclate 100mg typically used for?

What is the medicine doxycycline hyclate 100mg typically used for?

Doxycycline: Doxycycline can be used to treat Lyme disease, Pneumonia, Anthrax, Lymphogranuloma venereum, Rickettsiosis, Pleural effusion, Bacterial pneumonia, or Mycoplasma infection. ...Read more

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Is doxycycline used for boils?

Is doxycycline used for boils?

Yes: Doxycycline can be an effective anti-infective for use to treat boils. ...Read more

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Dide effects of doxycycline?

Dide effects of doxycycline?

Doxy side effects?: Nausea/vomitting/diarrhea
allergic reaction- mild to severe
increased skin sensitivity to sun
yeast infection in female
intereference with other medication absorption. ...Read more

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How is doxycycline used? And does it cure you?

How is doxycycline used? And does it cure you?

See below: Doxycycline is given both orally and intravenously. It is used to treat several different species of bacteria and several different bacterial illnesses. It c overs most strains of staphylococcus aureus including mrsa, hemophilus influenza, chlamydia and chlamydophilia, mycoplasma and some strains of gram negative bacteria. If you are infected with a susceptible bacteria it is usually curative. ...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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What is Doxycycline Hyclate 100 mg used for?

Antibiotic: Used for many purposes, mainly preventing or treating an infection ...Read more

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What is the medicine doxycycline hyclate 100mg prescribed for?

Doxycycline: Doxycycline can be used to treat Lyme disease, Pneumonia, Anthrax, Lymphogranuloma venereum, Rickettsiosis, Pleural effusion, Bacterial pneumonia or Mycoplasma infection. ...Read more

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Can doxycycline be used for boils?

Can doxycycline be used for boils?

Not the best: Doxycycline is a great drug for skin infections, but by the time you have a boil, it's usually too late for antibiotics. Boils usually need to be opened and drained. ...Read more

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Would taking 100mg doxycycline and a probiotic regularly be an issue?

Would taking 100mg doxycycline and a probiotic regularly be an issue?

Possibly: Doxycycline is a broad spectrum antibiotic which has the capacity to alter your normal bowel flora (types of bacteria) and to promote the outgrowth of other organisms. Clostridium difficile colitis can be a life-threatening disease. The probiotic may help to prevent this, but many of the organisms in probiotics will be killed by Doxycycline so it may be a double-edged sword. Hard to predict. ...Read more

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Where can I buy doxycycline 100mg?

Where can I buy doxycycline 100mg?

Doxycycline: Doxycycline can be purchased at a pharmacy with a prescription. ...Read more

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What's the maximum dose of doxycycline?

What's the maximum dose of doxycycline?

100 mg twice daily: Doxycycline is usually given in doses of 100 mg orally or IV twice daily for just about all conditions. Cholera is an exception. The type of condition that is being treated dictates the duration of therapy. ...Read more

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Is there doxycycline in penicillin?

Is there doxycycline in penicillin?

No: Penicillin does not contain doxycycline, and there is no cross-reaction between Doxycycline and penicillin for most penicillin allergic patients. ...Read more

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Doxycycline in the freezer, is it ok?

Tightly sealed?: If it's tightly sealed with no condensation it should be safe--but outdated tetracyclines can cause problems. Don't take too much old stuff too long. ...Read more

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What is doxycycline hyclate prescribed for?

What is doxycycline hyclate prescribed for?

Doxycycline: Doxycycline is an antibiotic that can be prescribed to treat May treat: Lyme disease, Pneumonia, Anthrax, Lymphogranuloma venereum, Rickettsiosis, Pleural effusion, Bacterial pneumonia or Mycoplasma infection. ...Read more

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Is doxycycline 100 mg used to treat only mono?

No: Doxycyclne is an Antibiotic used for many infections but not effective agaist viruses.Infectious mononucleosis is caused by a virus. ...Read more

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I'm on doxycycline, and it's making me nauseated, what do I do?

Take with food: Make sure you are taking your Doxycycline with lots of food and water, on a full stomach. It is typically dosed at twice a day. You can reduce dose to once daily first, and increase to twice daily as tolerated. If symptoms persist, stop and call us. ...Read more

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Hi doctors, can you tell me what is ic doxycycline used for?

Antibiotics/Infectio: It is an antibiotic used for various indications.
It a tetracycline class of antibiotic
1Ricketsial infections like rocky mountain spotted fever
2Some STDs by Chlamydia, granuloma inguinale
3Mycoplasma and chlamydia psittaci infection
4Plague, cholera, Tularemia
5Eye infection with trachoma
6 Anthrax
7Severe acne
8Prophylaxis for Malaria
It may not be best choice for some infections mention
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I am taking doxycycline for trichomoniasis?

I am taking doxycycline for trichomoniasis?

May not work.: That is not the usual treatment for Trichomoniasis. It probably will not work. That is a common treatment for other STD'd including chlamydia. ...Read more