Doxycycline Sandoz may cause your skin to be much more sensitive to sunlight than it is normally.
Your doctor may decrease the dosage of your warfarin if you need to take it with doxycycline.
Dogs generally tolerate doxycycline well, but it is always a good idea to understand the possible side effects of a drug before you give your dog a new medication.
It is important to keep all medication out of sight and reach of children as many containers such as weekly pill minders and those for eye drops, creams, patches, and inhalers are not child-resistant and young children can open them easily. For the full list of excipients, see section 6. Doxycycline can cause permanent yellowing or graying of the teeth in children younger than 8 years old. Doxycycline will impair protein synthesis in mammalian cells at very high concentrations but these cells lack the active transport system found in bacteria.
Kaolin and sucralfate may reduce the absorption of doxycycline. To protect young children from poisoning, always lock safety caps and immediately place the medication in a safe location one that is up and away and out of their sight and reach.
Stomach upset, diarrhea, nausea, or vomiting may occur. A few cases of pregnancy or breakthrough bleeding have been attributed to the concurrent use of tetracycline antibiotics with oral contraceptives.
Oesophagitis and oesophageal ulceration have been reported in patients receiving doxycycline.
Ask your doctor before use if you are taking the following medications:
The drug can be transferred via human breast milk, and patients are advised not to breastfeed while taking the medication.
With supportive therapy alone, the syndrome usually resolves completely within 24 hours after discontinuation of the drug, but prolonged symptoms and even fatal outcomes have occurred.
Use with caution in patients taking platelet aggregation inhibitors.
This serious condition can cause an abnormal heartbeat.
Jock itch is an itchy red rash that appears in the groin area. If you have not discussed this with your doctor or are not sure why you are taking this medication, speak to your doctor.
This reaction was shown to be reversible when the drug was discontinued. People who took doxycycline were more likely to have stomach pain, nausea, and vomiting but the medication had to be stopped in only a few participants.