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Doxycycline Brand names, Doxycycline Analogs

Doxycycline Brand Names Mixture

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Doxycycline Chemical_Formula


Doxycycline RX_link

Doxycycline fda sheet

Doxycycline FDA

Doxycycline msds (material safety sheet)

Doxycycline MSDS

Doxycycline Synthesis Reference

C. R. Stephens et al.; J. Am. Chem. Soc. 80; 5324 (1958)

Doxycycline Molecular Weight

444.435 g/mol

Doxycycline Melting Point

201 oC

Doxycycline H2O Solubility

630 mg/L

Doxycycline State


Doxycycline LogP


Doxycycline Dosage Forms

Tablet; Capsule; Gel; Liquid; Powder; Powder for solution

Doxycycline Indication

For the treatment of the following infections:Rocky mountain spotted fever, typhus fever and the typhus group, Q fever, rickettsialpox, and tick fevers caused by Rickettsiae, Chancroid caused by Haemophilus ducreyi, Uncomplicated gonorrhea caused by Neisseria gonorrhoeae, Respiratory tract infections caused by Mycoplasma pneumoniae or Streptococcus pneumoniae. Lymphogranuloma ve

Doxycycline Pharmacology

Doxycycline, a long-acting tetracycline derived from oxytetracycline, is used to inhibit bacterial protein synthesis and treat non-gonococcal urethritis and cervicitis, exacerbations of bronchitis in patients with COPD, and adult periodontitis.

Doxycycline Absorption

completely absorbed after oral administration

Doxycycline side effects and Toxicity

anorexia, nausea, diarrhoea, glossitis, dysphagia, enterocolitis and inflammatory lesions (with monilial overgrowth) in the anogenital region. skin reactions such as maculopapular and erythematous rashes, exfoliative dermatitis, photosensitivity, hypersensitivity reactions such as urticaria, angioneurotic oedema, anaphylaxis, anaphyl-actoid purpura, pericarditis, and exacerbation of systemic lupus erythematosus, benign intracranial hypertension in adults disappearing on discontinuation of the medicine, haematologic abnormalities such as haemolytic anaemia, thrombocytopenia, neutropenia, and eosinophilia. LD50=262 mg/kg(i.p. in rat)

Doxycycline Patient Information

Doxycycline Organisms Affected

Enteric bacteria and other eubacteria