What Are The Uses Of Doxycycline?
It is a tetracyclic antibiotic used in the treatment of various diseases caused by bacterial infections such as:
- Urinary tract infection
- Chlamydia infection ( sexually transmitted infection)
- Syphilis (sexually transmitted infection caused by the bacterium Treponema pallidum )
- Pneumonia caused by bacterial infection
- Eye infection
It is used along with quinine to treat malaria. It works by inhibiting protein production.
What Are The Side Effects Of Doxycycline?
Some of the common side-effects are:
What Are The Contraindications Of Doxycycline?
Please inform your doctor if you have any of the following conditions:
- Myasthenia Gravis
- Hepatic and renal disorders