Doxycycline 100mg (DOXT – SL) Description
Uses of Doxycycline 100mg
Doxycycline 100mg tablets is an antibiotic medicine used to treat bacterial infections in your body. It is effective in some infections of the lungs, eyes, urinary tract, etc.
It kills bacteria which helps to improve your symptoms and quickly cure your infection. It may also be used for the treatment of severe acne.
Doxycycline 100mg tablet can be consumed either 1 hour before or 2 hours after a meal. You should consume it regularly as scheduled and prescribed by your concerned doctor.
The dosage will depend on what you are being treated for, but you should always complete the full course of this antibiotic as prescribed by your doctor.
Do not stop taking it until you have finished your course as directed by your doctor. If you stop in between, some bacteria may survive and the infection may come back.
Don’t forget to inform your doctor if you have a previous history of allergy to any antibiotic before taking it as they may affect, or be affected by the medication.
Pregnant or breastfeeding women should consult their doctor before using it. It may blur your vision or make you feel dizzy and sleepy. Do not drive if this symptom arises.
Benefits of doxycycline tablets
In the treatment of bacterial infections, Doxycycline 100mg tablet is a functional antibiotic medicine that can be used to treat various infections caused by bacteria. These include infections of the blood, lungs, bones, brain, urinary tract, stomach, and intestines.
It can also be used to treat sexually transmitted diseases. It stops the growth of bacteria causing the infection and clears the infections. One should complete the full course as prescribed by the doctor and avoid skipping doses. This will make sure that all the bacteria are killed and they do not become resistant.
Side Effects of Doxycycline 100mg