Doxycycline is an effective and affordable treatment available through IQ Doctor’s online doctor service. The active ingredient is doxycycline hyclate.
How To Take Doxycycline
You need to start taking the tablets 2 days before visiting a malaria area and keep taking the tablets for 4 weeks after you leave.
Take Doxycycline at the same time each day with a large glass of water.
Side Effects of Doxycycline
Side effects may include: anorexia, nausea, diarrhoea, thrush, sore tongue (glossitis), headaches, blurred vision or tinnitus. Erythema (sunburn) due to sunlight photosensitivity; sunscreens are important and if severe alternative antimalarials should be used.
Always read the patient leaflet before requesting medication. The patient information leaflet can be found here:
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