Doxytab 100mg Tablet 8'S

Infection Rx required
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8 Tablet(s) in a Strip Mfr: Intas Pharmaceuticals Ltd Country of Origin: NA
M.R.P.: Rs.31.20

What is DOXYTAB 100MG?

  • DOXYTAB 100MG contains Doxycycline which belongs to a group of medicines called tetracyclines
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What DOXYTAB 100MG is used for?

It is used to treat many different types of infections including:

  • chest, lung or nasal infections e.g. bronchitis, pneumonia, sinusitis
  • urinary tract infections (the passage through which urine passes) e.g. cystitis, urethritis
  • acne (a skin condition)
  • eye infections
  • sexually transmitted diseases e.g. gonorrhea, syphilis, chlamydia
  • fevers associated with louse or tick bites
  • malaria, when chloroquine is not effective
  • scrub typhus (a disease carried by small insects)

It is also used to prevent certain infections such as scrub typhus (a disease carried by small insects) Rocky Mountain spotted fever, travellers diarrhoea, malaria and leptospirosis (a bacterial infection)

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Pregnancy & Breast Feeding

Children & Adolescents

Driving & Using Machines

Talk to your Doctor, if you:

  • are allergic or hypersensitive to Doxycycline or any of the other ingredients of this medicine
  • have kidney or liver problems
  • have myasthenia gravis (a disease which causes unusual tiredness and weakness of certain muscles, particularly in the eyelid)
  • have porphyria (a rare disease of blood pigments)
  • have (or have ever had) systemic lupus erythematosus (an allergic condition that causes joint pain, skin rashes and fever)
  • are suspected as having syphilis
  • suffer from problems with your stomach or intestines
  • If you are pregnant or breastfeeding, think you may be pregnant or are planning to have a baby, ask your doctor for advice before taking this medicine
  • DOXYTAB 100MG must not be taken if you are pregnant or breast-feeding
  • Your doctor will give you the right dose based on the child’s age and body weight
  • DOXYTAB 100MG should not affect your ability to drive or use machines

Tell your doctor if you are taking,

  • antacids (indigestion remedies), iron preparations, oral zinc or bismuth
  • carbamazepine, phenytoin (used to control epilepsy)
  • barbiturates (used to control epilepsy or as a sedative)
  • warfarin or coumarins (used to prevent blood clots)
  • oral contraceptives (birth control pills)
  • penicillin antibiotics (used to treat infections)
  • ciclosporin (used to affect the body’s immune response)
  • Always take this medicine exactly as your doctor has told you

If you take more DOXYTAB 100MG

  • If you take too much medicines, contact your doctor or go to nearest hospital immediately

If you forget to take DOXYTAB 100MG

  • If you forget to take a medicine take it as soon as you can. Take your next medicine at the right time. Do not take a double dose to make up for a forgotten dose

If you stop taking DOXYTAB 100MG

  • Do not stop taking this medicine unless your doctor tells you to do so

Like all medicines, this medicine can cause side effects, although not everybody gets them.

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  • sudden wheeziness, difficulty in breathing
  • chest pain, fever
  • swelling of eyelids, face or lips
  • rash or itching (especially affecting the whole body)
  • upset stomach, loss of appetite, severe, persistent or bloody diarrhoea, stomach pain or fever
  • serious bowel inflammation
  • swollen lymph nodes or skin rash (eosinophilia and systemic symptoms)
  • very severe headache which may be associated with visual disturbances such as blurred vision, double vision or loss of vision
  • serious illness with widespread severe blistering of the skin, mouth, eyes and genital
  • inflammation and/or ulcers of the gullet
  • blood disorders: tiredness, easy bruising or infections
  • low blood pressure
  • increased heart rate
  • aches in the joints or muscles
  • stomach pain and diarrhoea
  • nausea, vomiting
  • worsening of a disease called systemic lupus erythematous (SLE)
  • joint pain, skin rash and fever, headache
  • pericarditis (inflammation affecting the heart)
  • heartburn
  • vaginal infection
  • anxiety
  • difficulty in swallowing, sore or painful tongue or mouth
  • skin reddening (flushing)
  • a ringing or buzzing noise in the ear
  • soreness and itching of the rectal and/or genital area
  • inflammation of the bowel
  • increased pressure in the skull (severe headache with change in vision)
  • inflammation and damage to the liver
  • discolouration of the thyroid tissue when given for long periods
  • thyroid function
  • loosening of the nail from the nail bed after exposure to the sun
  • increased levels of urea in the blood
  • yellow skin and eyes (jaundice), inflammation of the pancreas
  • upset stomach, loss of appetite, diarrhoea
  • stomach pain
  • darker patches on your skin
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Storage
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  • Keep this medicine out of reach of children
  • Store at a room temperature of 15-25°C
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