- Penicillin G Potassium
- Tenofovir Disoproxil Fumarate
- Generic drugs are chemically identical to brand-name drugs in terms of active ingredient(s), intended use, quality, dosage, safety, bioavailability and effectiveness.
- Generic drugs are cheaper than brand-name drugs.
What is Generic for Vibramycin Hyclate* used for?
Generic for Vibramycin Hyclate* (Doxycycline Hyclate) is a tetracycline antibiotic used to treat a wide variety of bacterial infections, which include acne, periodontitis (gum disease), cholera, urinary tract infection, amebic dysentery, gonorrhea, and chlamydia. Besides, this medicine is also used to prevent malaria and pink eye (conjunctivitis). It works by interrupting the growth of bacteria. This medicine may also be used to treat other conditions as determined by your doctor.
What is the recommended dosage of Generic for Vibramycin Hyclate*?
The dosage of Generic for Vibramycin Hyclate* prescribed to each patient will vary. Always follow your physician’s instructions and/or the directions on the prescription drug label.
Take Generic for Vibramycin Hyclate* with a full glass of water. It can be taken with or without food.
What if you miss a dose of Generic for Vibramycin Hyclate*?
If your physician has instructed or directed you to take Generic for Vibramycin Hyclate* medication in a regular schedule and you have missed a dose of this medicine, take it as soon as you remember. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, then skip the missed dose and go back to your regular dosing schedule. Do not double the doses unless otherwise directed.
What if you overdose on Generic for Vibramycin Hyclate*?
Any medication taken in excess can have serious consequences. If you suspect an overdose of Generic for Vibramycin Hyclate*, seek medical attention immediately. Some of the overdose symptoms of this drug are diarrhea, nausea, and vomiting.
What other drugs could interact with Generic for Vibramycin Hyclate*?
It may be noted that drugs other than those listed above may also interact with Generic for Vibramycin Hyclate*.
Usually drug interactions occur when it is taken with another drug or with food. Before you take a medication for a particular ailment, you should inform the health expert about intake of any other medications including non-prescription medications, over-the-counter medicines that may increase the effect of Generic for Vibramycin Hyclate*, and dietary supplements like vitamins, minerals and herbal, so that the doctor can warn you of any possible drug interactions.
Generic for Vibramycin Hyclate* can interact with antacids, blood thinners, oral contraceptives, penicillin antibiotics, cholesterol-lowering medications, anti-seizure medications, and barbiturates.
Do let your doctor know if you smoke, consume alcohol or caffeinated drinks, or use illegal drugs as these may interfere with the action of your medication. Make sure to inform your doctor of any medical conditions you may have, or any family history of medical problems. Do not start or stop using any medicine without consulting your doctor.
What are the side effects of Generic for Vibramycin Hyclate*?
Like other medicines, Generic for Vibramycin Hyclate* can cause some side effects. If they do occur, the side effects of Generic for Vibramycin Hyclate* are most likely to be minor and temporary. However, some may be serious and may require the individual to inform the doctor or visit the nearest hospital immediately.
It is pertinent to note that side effects of Generic for Vibramycin Hyclate* cannot be anticipated. If any side effects of Generic for Vibramycin Hyclate* develop or change in intensity, the doctor should be informed as soon as possible.
Generic for Vibramycin Hyclate* can cause side effects such as stomach upset, diarrhea, vomiting, vaginal itching, and headache. Some of the serious side effects of this drug are blurred vision, liver or kidney problems, difficulty breathing, dark colored urine, and yellowing of the skin or eyes. This is not a complete list of all side effects. Do concur with your doctor and follow his directions completely when you are taking Generic for Vibramycin Hyclate*.
What are the questions to ask your doctor before taking Generic for Vibramycin Hyclate*?
Is it possible for me to take Generic for Vibramycin Hyclate* with other drugs?
Should certain beverages, foods and other products be avoided when I take Generic for Vibramycin Hyclate*?
What are the possible drug interactions of Generic for Vibramycin Hyclate*?
How will Generic for Vibramycin Hyclate* work in my body?
How should Generic for Vibramycin Hyclate* be taken?
How to reduce the risk of Generic for Vibramycin Hyclate* drug interactions and side effects?
The health and medical information provided here is intended to supplement and not substitute for the expertise and judgment of your physician, pharmacists or other health care professional. Generic for Vibramycin Hyclate* should not be used during pregnancy as it may be harmful to the unborn baby. Also, while taking this medicine, breast-feeding should be avoided. Avoid prolonged exposure to sunlight while taking Generic for Vibramycin Hyclate*.