|Description||Doxycycline 100mg / Lactic Acid 5 Billion Spores|
|Strength||100 mg / 5 Billion Spores|
|Generic Name||Doxycycline 100mg / Lactic Acid 5 Billion Spores|
DOX T-SL(Doxycycline Lactobacillus)
DOX T-SL is the generic version of the combination of Doxycycline and Lactobacillus. It is specially formulated to treat bacterial infection and diarrhea. The medicine is prescribed to treat infections like pneumonia, infection of the respiratory tract, urinary tract, genitals, and eye infection. The drug is also active against skin diseases, acne, Lyme disease, gum disease, and malaria. Your physician may also prescribe this combination drug to treat sexually transmitted disease such as syphilis, gonorrhoea, and Chlamydia. A bacterial disease of the chest, nose, lungs, bladder, and kidneys can also be treated with this medication. The medicine is available in the form of capsules for oral administration.
Uses of DOX T-SL
Doxycycline is an antibiotic used to treat bacterial infections of different parts of the body. Whereas Lactobacillus is a live microorganism works by restoring the balance of good bacteria in the gut that may disturb due to intestinal infection or the use of an antibiotic. Both the drugs work effectively to stop bacterial infection.
The dosage and frequency of DOX T-SL differ from one patient to another. Take medicine exactly as prescribed by your healthcare specialist. Exceeding the recommended dosage may contribute to adverse reactions. While taking this antibacterial drug, make sure you take adequate amount of fluid to reduce the risk of esophageal irritation and ulceration. If gastric irritation occurs, consider taking this combination drug with food or milk. For adults, the recommended dose of Doxycycline is 100mg once a day. Whereas, the recommended dosage of Doxycycline depends on the weight of the pediatric patient. Take the capsules in the dose and duration advised by your health care specialist.
Possible Drug Interaction
Some medicines can interact with the combination drug DOX T-SL. These include antacids and supplements that contain magnesium, iron, sodium bicarbonate, calcium. If you take products containing any of these minerals within two hours of taking DOX T-SL, these could decrease the effectiveness of this combination drug which is used to treat bacterial infection.
DOXT-SL is a combination drug which combines two medicines namely Doxycycline and Lactobacillus to treat a variety of bacterial infections. Doxycycline is an antibiotic drug used to stop bacterial growth. On the other hand, Lactobacillus is a live microorganism which restores the balance of good bacteria in the gut that may get upset due to intestinal infections or the use of an antibiotic.
Possible Side Effects
Side effects of DOXT-SL include nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, stomach pain, vomiting, and photosensitivity. The severe side effects that may need immediate medical help include severe dizziness, severe headache, blood or mucus in stool, vision changes, trouble breathing, swelling of the face, throat, and tongue.