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Were you looking for more information about Doxycycline? Doxycyline is a common misspelling of doxycycline.
Doxycycline is a prescription medication approved for treating acne, anthrax infections, and common bacterial infections (such as pneumonia or chlamydia). It can also be used as an alternative for malaria prevention. By decreasing bacteria's ability to make protein, doxycycline helps stop bacteria from continuing to live and causing infection in the body. The antibiotic comes in several different forms and is available in three different strengths. Potential side effects include upset stomach, nausea, and diarrhea.
(Click Doxycycline to learn more about the uses, effects, various strengths, and potential side effects of this antibiotic. You can also click on the various links in the box to the right to access specific topics on doxycycline.)
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