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Doxycycline (Vibramycin) Summary

Description: A synthetic TETRACYCLINE derivative with similar antimicrobial activity. Animal studies suggest that it may cause less tooth staining than other tetracyclines. It is used in some areas for the treatment of chloroquine-resistant falciparum malaria (MALARIA, FALCIPARUM).

Also Known As: Vibramycin; BMY-28689; BU-3839T; CollaGenex Brand of Doxycycline; Doxycycline Calcium; Doxycycline Calcium Salt (1:2); Doxycycline Monohydrate; Doxycycline Monohydrochloride, 6-epimer; Doxycycline Monohydrochloride, Dihydrate; Doxycycline Phosphate (1:1); Doxycycline-Chinoin; Hydramycin; Oracea; Vibramycin Novum; Vibravenos; alpha-6-Deoxyoxytetracycline; BMY 28689; BMY28689; BU 3839T; BU3839T; Dihydrate Doxycycline Monohydrochloride; Doxycycline Chinoin; Doxycycline CollaGenex Brand; Doxycycline Monohydrochloride, 6 epimer; Monohydrochloride, Dihydrate Doxycycline; Novum, Vibramycin; alpha 6 Deoxyoxytetracycline; 2-Naphthacenecarboxamide, 4-(dimethylamino)-1,4,4a,5,5a,6,11,12a-octahydro-3,5,10,12,12a-pentahydroxy-6-methyl-1,11-dioxo-, (4S-(4alpha,4aalpha,5alpha,5aalpha,6alpha,12aalpha))-

Networked: 3530 relevant articles (500 outcomes, 571 trials/studies) for this Drug

Key Diseases for which Doxycycline is Relevant

  1. Infection : 112 outcomes 59 studies in 608 results
  2. Rosacea (Acne Rosacea) : 23 outcomes 24 studies in 72 results
  3. Brucellosis (Malta Fever) : 22 outcomes 20 studies in 95 results
  4. Acne Vulgaris : 17 outcomes 16 studies in 67 results
  5. Urethritis : 13 outcomes 15 studies in 72 results
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Drugs Related to Doxycycline

  1. Azithromycin (Zithromax)
  2. Rifampin (Rifampicin)
  3. Tetracycline (Achromycin)
  4. Ciprofloxacin (Cipro)
  5. Minocycline (Cyclops)
  6. Ceftriaxone (Ceftriaxon)
  7. Anti-Bacterial Agents (Antibiotics)
  8. Amoxicillin (Wymox)
  9. Trimethoprim-Sulfamethoxazole Combination (Co-Trimoxazole)
  10. Streptomycin (Streptomycin Sulfate)
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Therapies Related to Doxycycline

  1. Root Planing
  2. Sclerotherapy
  3. Pleurodesis
  4. Chemoprevention
  5. Drug Therapy (Chemotherapy)
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