17 patient evaluations for Doxycycline

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firefly84
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firefly84
Data Quality: 3 stars
  • Gender: F
  • Age: 32
Condition: autonomic neuropathy 26 additional condition(s)
Quality of life:
  • Mental: Mild
  • Physical: Mild
I am: vb
I have:
autonomic neuropathy

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May 13, 2017 (Started Dec 07, 2015)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Upper respiratory infection)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Sinus infection)
  • Side effects
    Mild (Skin sensitivity to sun (Photosensitivity), Nausea)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 100 mg Twice daily
Advice & Tips: When they tell you about this making you more sensitive to the sun they are telling the truth. One summer I was taking it and was sitting at a parade, wearing shorts and sunscreen. By the time I got home I could tell that I had a sunburn and within a couple hours had blisters forming. The burn was bad enough that my legs ended up swelling a lot. I ended up on oral steroids for 2 weeks for a second degree burn.
Cost: < $25 monthly

Feb 2, 2017 (Started Dec 07, 2015)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Upper respiratory infection)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Sinus infection)
  • Side effects
    Mild (Skin sensitivity to sun (Photosensitivity), Nausea)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 100 mg Twice daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

Sep 1, 2016 (Started Dec 07, 2015)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Upper respiratory infection)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Spider bite)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 100 mg Twice daily

Aug 30, 2016 (Started Dec 07, 2015)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Upper respiratory infection)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Spider bite)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 100 mg Twice daily
Advice & Tips: I've always had to eat just a little snack with doxycycline or else I become super nauseated and will develop dry heaves. 

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whatacall
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whatacall
Gender: F
Data Quality: 1 star
Pain: Little
Fatigue: Little
Sleep: Some
Stiffness: Little
function: Some
external_stress: Little
Stickman: little
Description:F56y
FM:5y Dx
I am: g
I have:
Fibromyalgia

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Nov 17, 2014 (Started Oct 20, 2014)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Pneumonia with pleurisy)
  • Side effects
    Mild (Thrush)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 100 mg Twice daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

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jennikb
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jennikb
Sex: F
Data Quality: 1 star
Bulbar: mild
Arms: severe
Chest: mild
Legs: severe
I am: n
I have:
ALS

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Feb 1, 2014 (Started Dec 22, 2013)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for amyotrophic lateral sclerosis)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 200 mg Daily

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pheonix61
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pheonix61
Data Quality: 1 star
  • Gender: M
  • Age: 65
Condition: COPD 43 additional condition(s)
Quality of life:
  • Mental: Mild
  • Physical: Mild
I am: n
I have:
COPD

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Dec 3, 2013 (Started Jan 26, 2013)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for bronchiectasis)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 2 capsule(s) One time
Advice & Tips: at last a return to the older drugs and a more effective one at that I remember some time back I used to regularly on Oxytetracycline and that always work far better than any penicillin based drug
Cost: < $25 monthly

Nov 29, 2013 (Started Jan 26, 2013)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for bronchiectasis)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 2 capsule(s) One time
Cost: < $25 monthly

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Grifter
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Grifter
Sex: M
Data Quality: 1 star
Sensation: Unreported
Overall: Unreported
Cognition: unreported
Vision: unreported
Speech: unreported
Swallowing: unreported
Upper limb: unreported
Walking: unreported
I am: b
I have:
MS

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Jan 20, 2013 (Started Sep 28, 2012)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for multiple sclerosis)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 200 mg Daily

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Ginger Lemon&Lyme
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Ginger Lemon&Lyme
Data Quality: 1 star
  • Gender: F
  • Age: 28
Condition: Lyme 2 additional condition(s)
Quality of life:
  • Mental: Mild
  • Physical: Mild
I am: vg
I have:
Lyme

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Sep 2, 2012 (Started Feb 07, 2013)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Lyme disease)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (Swelling of throat, Nausea and vomiting)
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Advice & Tips: The bottle says to take it on an empty stomach. DO NOT DO IT! IT'S A TRAP! (Ask your doctor, they will say to eat a BIG meal beforehand!)
Cost: < $25 monthly

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Rejoice
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Rejoice
Data Quality: 3 stars
  • Gender: F
  • Age: 46
Condition: spinal stenosis 28 additional condition(s)
Quality of life:
  • Mental: None
  • Physical: Moderate
I am: b
I have:
spinal stenosis

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Dec 24, 2011 (Started Dec 09, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for sinus infection (sinusitis))
  • Side effects
    Moderate (Acid reflux, Abdominal bloating, Abdominal cramps, Nausea)
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 200 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Have to take it on an empty stomach - 2 hours after a meal and 1 hour before one - or you will have acid reflux.
Cost: < $25 monthly

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Unicat
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Unicat
Sex: F
Data Quality: 3 stars
Sensation: Moderate
Overall: Moderate
Cognition: moderate
Vision: moderate
Speech: moderate
Swallowing: moderate
Upper limb: moderate
Walking: moderate
I am: n
I have:
MS

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Nov 22, 2011 (Started Sep 22, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Acne breakout)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 200 mg Daily

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Pill2020
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I have:
Fibromyalgia

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Nov 21, 2011 (Started Nov 29, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for atopic dermatitis)
  • Effectiveness
    None (for Folliculitis)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 200 mg Daily

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EllieGADsufferer
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EllieGADsufferer
Gender: F
Data Quality: 2 stars
Depression: 3
Mania: 1
Emotional: 2
Anxiety: 3
Compulsion: 3
External Stress: Severe
51 F
Function: Moderate
Distress: Moderate
I am: b
I have:
GAD

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May 20, 2011 (Started Apr 21, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for Doctor recommendation)
  • Effectiveness
    None (for sinus infection (sinusitis))
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 200 mg Daily

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