When should I take vibramycin?
Take Oracea on an empty stomach, at least 1 hour before or 2 hours after a meal. You may need to split a Vibramycin tablet to get the correct dose. Follow your doctor's instructions. Swallow a delayed-release capsule or tablet whole.
What is the purpose of vibramycin?
This medication is used to treat a wide variety of bacterial infections, including those that cause acne. This medication is also used to prevent malaria. This medication is known as a tetracycline antibiotic. It works by stopping the growth of bacteria.
Does vibramycin cause weight gain?
Doxycycline does not directly cause weight gain. However, because it eliminates all bacteria including gut bacteria that is responsible for weight control and inflammation, it may temporarily increase your weight. However, any added weight gain should go away after you complete your dose of antibiotics.
How long does it take vibramycin to work?
For most infections, you should start to feel better within a few days of using doxycycline. Tell your physician if you don't feel better after three days or if you feel worse at any time. It's important that you keep taking this medicine for as long as your doctor tells you to.
Can vibramycin delay periods?
Antibiotics won't delay your period, but that doesn't mean your period won't be late when you're taking an antibiotic. Often, the stress of being sick is enough to cause a delay in your period.
Does vibramycin need to be refrigerated?
Doxycycline Storage Instructions: Tablets and capsules do not need to be refrigerated but should be stored in a light-resistant container at room temperature