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    Doxycycline Hyclate Tablet Tetracyclines

    precautions

    What should I know regarding pregnancy, nursing and administering Doxycycline Hyclate Tablet Tetracyclines to children or the elderly?

    If you are:

    Pregnant:

    FDB Contraindicated or Not Recommended: INFANT SKELETAL ABNORMALITIES&PERMANENT TOOTH DISCOLORING POSSIB IN 2ND/3RD TRIM

    Nursing:

    Precaution: DENTAL STAINS & BONE GROWTH INHIBITION MAY OCCUR W/ EXTENDED USE

    Giving doxycycline hyclate tablet Tetracyclines to a child under 12:

    Severe Precaution: Permanent tooth discoloration and/or enamel hypoplasia may occur. Slowed growth possible secondary to calcium complex in bone tissue. Weigh risk-benefit. Limit duration of use.

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