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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of Doxycycline Hyclate Oral.

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Condition: Acne
6/2/2013 4:07:22 PM

Reviewer: 45-54 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Caregiver)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
it causes nausea

Condition: Acne
12/8/2012 11:35:03 PM

Reviewer: 19-24 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
I've never had acne before. Now at 22 my acne is horrible. It started at the end of college but just got worse. I've been on this med for the past 2 months. I was told to take it once daily but i didn't see improvement but now after taking it twice daily i now notice that my blackheads are gone. Yes they turned into nasty whiteheads and pimples but even after that phase my face is much ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Acne
11/29/2012 7:58:43 AM

Reviewer: JLT, 35-44 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I started having mild/moderate acne breakouts earlier this year. I had never dealt with this problem before in my entire life. First, I tried body washes/body scrubs (including ProActiv) - no improvement. Then, my doctor gave me a topical antibiotic cream (MetroCream 0.75) - some improvement but still not clear. Finally, my doctor put me on Doxycycline Hyclate 100 mg, 1 capsule twice daily. I ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Acne
11/18/2012 2:37:01 PM

Reviewer: AngeeLynne, 35-44 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
Im new with this medication, but i did research it for the side effects and what to expect from the med. i always had clear skin until my first pregnancy, and ive had breakous every since.i usually drink a cup of coffee w a bagel at 7 am then take my med a 9am. wih a full bolttle of water. ive had no somache upset at all. and dairy products should be avoided for 3 hrs after taking. i am taking 100 ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Acne
2/8/2012 4:16:01 PM

Reviewer: 19-24 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
I've been taking doxycycline for about 4 months now and have noticed some improvement yet I'm still getting cystic lesions. I would reccomend this medication with the provision that if you don't see significant improvement within a few months to contact your dermatologist and consider discussing other treatment options. I also use adapelane topical ointment in addition to the oral anti ... Show Full Comment

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