If you need to break Doxycycline Sandoz 100 mg tablets, hold tablet with both hands and snap along break line.
It is recommended that doxycycline not be taken at the same time as aluminum, magnesium, or calcium based antacids, such as Mylanta, Maalox, Tums, or Rolaids because, like food, these medications bind doxycycline in the intestine and prevent its absorption.
Doxycycline capsules are not recommended for use in children under 12 years of age as it can cause permanent discolouration of tooth enamel and affect bone development.
If you are being sick, drink plenty of fluids, such as water or squash, to avoid dehydration. Children weighing more than 45 kg are prescribed Doxycycline at 4 mg per kg to which the dosage can then be reduced to 2-4 mg. Use in patients with impaired hepatic function. Doxycycline has been found clinically effective in the treatment of a variety of infections caused by susceptible strains of Gram-positive and Gram-negative bacteria and certain other micro- organisms.
For the prevention of scrub typhus. It is important for you to keep a written list of all of the prescription and nonprescription over-the-counter medicines you are taking, as well as any products such as vitamins, minerals, or other dietary supplements.
A single dose of 100mg or 200mg according to severity.
Ask your doctor before use if you are taking the following medications:
New or worsening depression Extreme worry Thoughts of harming yourself Panic attacks Agitation or irritability Difficulty falling asleep or staying asleep Aggressive behaviors Severe restlessness Acting without thinking Frenzied, abnormal excitement.
Limit alcohol while taking this medication because it can increase the risk of developing low blood sugar.
This medicine can cause permanent yellowing or graying of the teeth in children. It does not take the place of talking to your doctor or pharmacist. The maintenance dose may be administered as a single dose or as 60 mg every 12 hours. Your doctor may have suggested this medication for conditions other than those listed in these drug information articles. Do not lie down for at least 1 to 2 hours after taking the medication.