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Doxycycline hyclate 100 mg

Doxycycline hyclate 100 mg

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What is Doxycycline hyclate 100 mg?

Doxycycline is an oral antibiotic used to treat pimples and acne when topical antibiotics aren’t strong enough. Read More

How to use Doxycycline Hyclate

Doxycycline hyclate is super easy to use! Simply take one to two tablets per day with a FULL glass of water according to what your doctor prescribed. This medication is best taken on an empty stomach. Take the medication at least 1 hour before or 2 hours after your meal.

Doxycycline hyclate Dosage

This antibiotic has the main active ingredient Doxycycline anhydrous. Its inactive ingredients are croscarmellose sodium, FD&C Red No. 40, FD&C Yellow No. 6, hypromellose, magnesium stearate, microcrystalline cellulose, polyethylene glycol, polysorbate 80, sodium lauryl sulfate and titanium dioxide.

Doxycycline hyclate benefits

  • Works really well on chest/back acne, pustular acne.
  • Kills the bacteria that causes acne.
  • Can treat bacterial infections.

Doxycycline hyclate side effects

The risks are very low, but some users have experienced unwanted side effects when using Doxycycline hyclate. Minor ones include: cramping, diarrhea, headache, vomiting or nausea. Tell your doctor if these symptoms persist or worsen.

The chances of serious side effects are extremely unlikely, but STOP the medication ASAP and seek immediate medical attention (call 911 or go to the ER) if you experience any of the following symptoms: severe dizziness, rash, blistering, severe burning/swelling of the skin, itching/swelling (especially of the face/tongue/throat), trouble breathing. And tell your doctor at Pandia Health and otherwise.

Frequently Asked Questions

HOW LONG DO DOXYCYCLINE SIDE EFFECTS LAST?

If you stop the doxycycline, it probably takes 90 hours for doxycycline to completely get out of your system.
If you experience any mild side effects, those should go away within a couple of days after stopping the medication. If they persist, talk to your doctor.

CAN I DRINK ALCOHOL WITH DOXYCYCLINE?

Yes you can if you are using it for acne. Alcohol can decrease the effectiveness of doxycycline but it won’t do anything bad like make you drowsy or crazy. Just the doxycycline won’t work as well to treat your acne. If you are using doxycycline to treat an infection, then you should NOT drink alcohol because you definitely want to kill whatever bacteria you’re trying to kill.

WHAT DOES DOXYCYCLINE HYCLATE TREAT?

Doxycycline Hyclate treats infections caused by bacteria. Is used to treat acne but can be also used to treat respiratory infections, infections of the urinary, lymphatic, genital, and intestinal system, as well as malaria.

HOW LONG DOES IT TAKE FOR DOXYCYCLINE HYCLATE 100 mg TO WORK?

Pandia Health’s doctors recommend waiting at least 2 weeks after starting taking Doxycycline Hyclate 100mg to start seeing an improvement in your acne. Although, it can take up to 3 months to see all the results of the treatment.

 

WHAT IS THE DIFFERENCE BETWEEN DOXYCYCLINE HYCLATE AND DOXYCYCLINE MONOHYDRATE?

The difference is what salt is bound to the doxycycline. Both are used to treat bacterial infection and acne and work preventing the growth of bacteria, blocking bacterial protein synthesis, and have anti-inflammatory effects. Sometimes there is a difference in pricing.  Both are contraindicated in pregnancy. Doxycycline hyclate = Doryx, Vibramycin.  Doxycycline monohydrate = Monodox.

WHAT TO EAT WITH DOXYCYCLINE TO AVOID STOMACH UPSET?

You can eat whatever you like with doxycycline. However, we recommend you take your pills with a full glass of water. There have been like 5 cases of reported esophagitis (injury of the esophagus) from people who had doxycycline injury from their pill.

HOW DOES DOXYCYCLINE HYCLATE WORK?

Doxycycline Hyclate works by killing bacteria that cause acne. It also decreases inflammation (redness) from acne.

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