6 patient evaluations for Doxycycline with a side effects rating of Moderate

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Mar 30, 2017 (Started Dec 15, 2015)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for rosacea)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (stomach discomfort)
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Advice & Tips: MUST take with food, serious stomach upset without food
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

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

  • 0 helpful marks

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

  • 0 helpful marks

May 20, 2011 (Started Sep 22, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Lyme disease)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (nausea, dizziness, skin sensitivity to sun (photosensitivity), nausea and vomiting)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 200 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: My acne cleared up. It aggrivated my stomach and caused fungus to grow in my mouth, on the teeth, in my personal regions and in my stomach. I was extremely sensative to sun and burned horribly. My local grocery store has a fee abx that are free. This was one.
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: nausea, skin sensitivity to sun (photosensitivity), dizziness, nausea and vomiting

  • 0 helpful marks

Jun 7, 2010 (Started May 21, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for acne breakout)
  • Side effects
    Moderate
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Dosage: 100 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Oct 15, 2008 (Started Oct 09, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for acne breakout)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (stomach pain, abdominal cramps)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Dosage: 200 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: stomach pain, abdominal cramps

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