Doxycycline for heartworm treatment
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. Do not let anyone else take your medication. Your prescription is probably not refillable. If you still have symptoms of infection after you finish the doxycycline, call your doctor. Vibra-Tabs (doxycycline) patient information. Detailed drug information for the consumer, includes dosage, Vibra-Tabs side effects and more. For children older than 8 years of age, the recommended dose is based on body weight. For children who weigh 100 pounds or less, the recommended dose is 2 mg per pound of body weight divided into 2 doses on the first day, followed by 1 mg per pound of body weight given once daily or in 2 divided doses. Higher doses may be needed for more severe infections. For children who weigh more than 100 pounds, the adult dose should be used.
written on 30-Jul-2013