Disease Information for Doxycycline (Vibramycin) Administration/Toxicity

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Clinical Manifestations
Signs & Symptoms
Rash
Associated Diseases & Rule outs
Associated Disease & Complications
Drug induced Photosensitivity rash
Drug rash/Drug induced rash
Photosensitivity dermatitis
Phototoxicity
Disease Mechanism & Classification
Drugs
DRUG/Anti-acne medication (example)
DRUG/Antibiotic/antibacterial drug (example)
DRUG/Antibiotic/Antimicrobial drugs (category)
DRUG/Antimalarial medications (examples)
DRUG/Dermatology use
DRUG/Oral contraceptive effect weakened
DRUG/Teratogenic potential/effect (D plus )
DRUG/Tetracycline antibiotic (example)
DRUG-Liver metabolism/bile excretion
Process
PROCESS/Medication/Drug (CONFIRM dose/before treatment)
Synonyms
Synonym
2 Naphthacenecarboxamide 4 (dimethylamino) 1,4,4a,5,5a,6,11,12a octahydro 3,5,10,12,12a pentahydroxy 6 methyl 1,11 dioxo (4S (4alpha,4aalpha,5alpha,5aalpha,6alpha,12aalpha)), alpha 6 Deoxyoxytetracycline, doxycycline, Doxycycline (product), Doxycycline (substance), DOXYCYCLINE PREPARATION, Brand name/Doryx (Doxycycline), Brand name/Doxy-caps (Doxycycline), Brand name/Doxycin (Doxycycline), Brand name/Doxy-D (Doxycycline), Brand name/Monodox (Doxycycline), Brand name/Periostat (Doxycycline), Brand name/Vibramycin (Doxycycline), Brand name/Vibratabs (Doxycycline)
Treatment
Drug Dosage
DRUG/.1990 or before
DRUG/Dose 100 mgm (Unit/Pill/Capsule size)
DRUG/Dose 50 mgm (Unit/Pill/Capsule size)
DRUG/Dose BID Medication
DRUG/Dose liquid/syrup/suspension form
DRUG/Generic available
DRUG/Given prophylactically
DRUG/Injectable medication (parenteral)
DRUG/Intravenous administraton RX
DRUG/IV requires lesser dose/Caution
DRUG/Oral medication (ex)
Definition

Tetracycline antibiotic drug;broad spectrum antibiotic useful in rickettsia and chlamydia infections;also an Anti-malaria antibiotic drug;oral and parenteral preparation

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