Pharmaniaga Doxycycline

Pharmaniaga Doxycycline

doxycycline

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Pharmaniaga Manufacturing Berhad

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Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Doxycycline HCl
Indications/Uses
GUT, resp, surgical, skin & soft tissue, GI infections caused by sensitive organisms.
Dosage/Direction for Use
Adult Initially 2 cap, then 1-2 cap daily. Childn <12 yr 100 mg bd.
Administration
Should be taken with food: Take w/ full glass of water & remain upright for at least 30 min. Avoid taking w/ dairy products.
Contraindications
Hypersensitivity to tetracyclines. Pregnancy. Childn <12 yr.
Special Precautions
Myasthenia gravis. Hepatic dysfunction. Lactation.
Adverse Reactions
GI upsets; photosensitivity; exacerbation of existing SLE.
Drug Interactions
Increased metabolism w/ phenobarb, carbamazepine, phenytoin. Interfered bacterial action of penicillins. Anticoagulants, antacids, OCs, vit A.
MIMS Class
Tetracyclines
ATC Classification
J01AA02 - doxycycline ; Belongs to the class of tetracyclines. Used in the systemic treatment of infections.
Presentation/Packing
Form
Pharmaniaga Doxycycline cap 100 mg
Packing/Price
50 × 10's
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