What is Doxycycline?
Who is it for?
What are the benefits?
Doxycycline is a prescription antibiotic. It is a broad-spectrum antibiotic related to other tetracyclines. Doxycycline is used to treat susceptible infections, such as erlichiosis, Lyme Disease, Rocky Mountain spotted fever, salmon poisoning, toxoplasmosis and leptospirosis.
How does Doxycycline work?
Is there a generic equivalent available?
How is it given?
Always follow the dosage instructions provided by your veterinarian. If you have difficulty giving the medication, contact your veterinarian. Use all of the medication prescribed, even if your pet appears well. If the entire course of treatment is not given, the infection may recur or worsen.
What results can I expect?
What form(s) does it come in?
Please click on "More Information" for possible drug and food interactions with this medication.