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Doxicip 100mg Capsules

Doxicip 100mg Capsules

Doxycycline Hydrochloride

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$0.32
Quantity Strength Unit Price Price Cart
50 tabs Doxicip 100mg $0.32 $16.00
100 Tabs Doxicip 100mg $0.32 $32.00

Details

Doxicip 100mg is a tetracycline antibiotic used in the treatment of bacterial infections in the body. It helps in the treatment of eyes, urinary tract, respiratory and acne infections that fight against the bacteria and inhibit the production of essential proteins. Without these proteins, growth and the spreading of these bacterial are inhibited and eventually destroyed by the immune system.

It is a prescribed medication and it also helps in the treatment of ophthalmic infection, malaria, pneumonia, ticks fever, amoebic dysentery and gonococcal infections. Doxicip works by controlling the process of cellular protein making carried out by bacteria. It helps to bring down the fatty acid concentration and hence stop the growth of the bacteria.

Mechanism of Action

Doxicip 100mg is an antibacterial drug which is under the class called tetracyclines. It works by affecting the activity of bacteria by inhibiting it to produce protein that are necessary in its life to grow.

It works along with our body's immune system to fight off infection. When our natural fighting agent in the body can no longer contain the demands of infection, on that particular time we need antibiotics to stop the bacterial growth. Doxycycline does not kill these bacteria but it inhibits its growth so that our immune system can perform well activities to fight against the bacterial infection.

In the treatment of skin infection such acne it works by preventing the growth of bacteria that causes inflammation of sebaceous glands.

For the prevention of malaria it fights parasite which cause malaria.

Dosage of Doxicip 100mg

Doxicip 100mg capsule are swallowed whole by mouth with a full glass of water to reduce the risk of throat irritation. It is taken on an empty stomach at least 1 hour before or 2 hours after eating.

Avoid taking bismuth-containing products such as calcium, magnesium, multivitamins with minerals or iron, urinary alkalinizers , an antacid that has aluminum in it within 2 hours before or 2 hours after you take doxycycline capsules.

In case of miss dose, Take Doxicip capsules as soon as you remember. If it is time for your next dose then skip the previous dose and continue with your regular routine. Never take 2 dose of Doxicip together.

Contraindication of Doxicip 100mg

Some medical condition can interact with Doxicip and cause harmful effects on the patient. Tell your doctor before taking this medication if you have any of these conditions:

  • If you are pregnant, planning to become pregnant or breast feeding women
  • If you are taking any prescribed or non prescribed medication, herbal or dietary supplement
  • if you use tanning booths or spend more time in the sun
  • History of stomach surgery or some other conditions that can cause low amount of acid in the stomach
  • History of kidney, liver, diarrhea, blood disease porphyria, any fungal infection in mouth or in vagina and lupus.

Drug Interaction With Doxicip 100mg

Doxicip 100mg might interact with other drugs and cause side effects such as rifampicin, glymidine, sodium picosulphate, phenytoin, ribo glavin and carbazepine. Do not take Doxicip with antacid as it can lead to interaction. Do not take any other medication before consulting to your physician.

Side Effects of Doxicip 100mg

Possible side effects that are faced by patients taking Doxicip are inflammation of tongue, nausea, vomiting, hives, chest pain, itching, trouble in swallowing food and indigestion.

Precaution While Taking Doxicip 100mg

Avoid taking Doxicip if you are allergic to it or any of its ingredients, if you are taking methoxyflurane, isotretinoin, acitretin or any other penicillin antibiotic and if you have received or will be receiving a live oral typhoid vaccine.