Doxy Must Tablets
Brand Name: Doxy Must Tablets
Manufactured / Mkt by: SkyEc Pharma
Dosage form: Tablet
Presentation: 100 mg and 300 mg, Strip of 10 tablets
Ingredients & Composition:
Each Doxy Must Tablet Contains:
Doxycycline Hyclate 100 mg / 300 mg
Description / Action: Doxy Must tablet contains doxycycline hyclate which is a tetracycline antibiotic. It is used in the treatment of number of infections caused by Bacteria and Blood Protozoa like Tick Fever Treatment / tick-borne diseases or Lyme disease treatment, Toxoplasmosis, Erhlichiosis, Kennel cough and leptospirosis etc.
Class: Antibiotics / Tetracycline (Bacteriostatic)
Indications / Uses:
Doxy Must Tablet is indicated in:
Tick borne rickettsial diseases Canine Monocytic Ehrlichiosis, etc)
Mixed upper respiratory tract Infection (kennel cough)
As pre-treatment to pathogenic microfilarial infection (dirofilaria immitis) in order to eliminate the symbiotic bacteria wolbachia
Doses and administration:
5mg/kg bwt every 12 hrs or 10mg/kg bw every 24 hrs, for 2-3 weeks
Other susceptible Infections:
5-10mg/kg bwt daily for up to 5 days
*Doxy Must should be administered after food
Overdoses / Side effects / Contraindications /Warnings:
Adverse reactions or side effects are like vomiting, nausea and diarrhoea are common with doxycycline. Sometimes oesophagitis and oesophageal ulceration may develop.
In young animals it may cause poor bone growth and teeth discoloration. Do Not Administer in pets with dysphagia. Avoid administration with antacids & dairy based products.
Pharmaceutical precautions / Instructions:
No such instructions. Normal pharmaceutical instructions.
Safety: age / Pregnancy:
Do not use in pregnant bitches (last 3 weeks of pregnancy) and in puppies (first month).
Habit forming: No
Substitute: Canidox 100, Canidox 300 mg, Doxy Pet 100 mg, Doxy Pet 300 mg, Zedox Tablets, Dr Doxy 300,