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dox·y·cy·cline

 (dŏk′sĭ-sī′klēn′, -klĭn)
n.
A broad-spectrum antibiotic, C22H24N2O8, derived from tetracycline.

doxycycline

(ˌdɒksɪˈsaɪklɪn)
n
1. (Medicine) a tetracycline antibiotic used to treat conditions caused by a wide range of bacteria, including anthrax
2. (Pharmacology) a tetracycline antibiotic used to treat conditions caused by a wide range of bacteria, including anthrax
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Noun1.doxycycline - an antibiotic derived from tetracycline that is effective against many infections; "Vibramycin is the trade name of doxycycline"
antibiotic, antibiotic drug - a chemical substance derivable from a mold or bacterium that can kill microorganisms and cure bacterial infections; "when antibiotics were first discovered they were called wonder drugs"
Translations
doxycyklin

doxycycline

n doxiciclina
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In that case, Warner Chilcott engaged in an array of behaviors that resembled those of Abbott in TriCor I: it stopped selling capsule versions of acne-treating Doryx to wholesalers; removed Doryx capsules from its website; worked with retailers to "auto-reference" the Doryx tablet whenever a doctor filed a Doryx prescription; informed wholesalers, retailers, and dealers that "Doryx Capsules have been replaced by Doryx Tablets;" and bought back and destroyed capsule inventory.
Azithromycin * Zithromax Carbamazepine * Tegretol Doxycydine * Doryx, Oracea, Atridox Lithium * Eskalith, Lithobid Sulindac * Clinoril
Both Fabior and Sorilux are a strategic fit with the existing Doryx franchise and participate in attractive and growing markets.
M2 PHARMA-May 24, 2016-Mylan unveils first generic Doryx Delayed-Release Tablets, 200 mg, with 180 days marketing exclusivity
M2 EQUITYBITES-May 24, 2016-Mylan unveils first generic Doryx Delayed-Release Tablets, 200 mg, with 180 days marketing exclusivity
gonorrhoeae is emerging in the United States, as well in other parts of the world, the main recommended treatment for gonorrhea is two antibiotics taken at the same time: ceftriaxone (Rocephin), which requires a single injection, plus either azithromycin (Zithromax), orally in a single dose, or doxycycline tablets (Vibramycin, Doryx, and generic brands) twice daily by mouth for seven days.
Precautions Adjust dose in renal impairment Drug Name Doxycycline (Bio-Tab, Doryx, Vibramycin) Description Inhibits protein synthesis and, thus, bacterial growth by binding to 30S and, possibly, 50S ribosomal subunits of susceptible bacteria.
Its acne product Doryx had a sales growth of 44 per cent.
Doxycycline * Doryx, Monodox, Pefiostat, Vibramycin
switched the market" for their acne drug, Doryx, from tablets
Actavis, an Israel-based specialty company, has signed a contract to divest the US rights of Doryx brand acne treatment and related assets to Mayne Pharma, it was reported on Tuesday.
Underlying sales jumped 57 per cent to $89m, driven in part by a 39 per cent growth in the company's top products, such as Ovcon contraceptive pills, Estrace hormone replacement cream and acne treatment Doryx.