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Doxol Lb Strip Of 8 Capsules

Doxol Lb Strip Of 8 Capsules

8 Capsule(s) in Strip
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Doxol Lb Strip Of 8 Capsules Description

Doxol-LB capsule is an antibiotic medicine. Doxol-LB capsule is used to treat bacterial infections within the abdomen along with the diarrhoea associated with the use of antibiotics or this medicine.

Doxol-LB is a combination medicine containing doxycycline and spores of lactobacillus sporogenes. Doxycycline is an antibiotic and lactobacillus sporogenes is a probiotic, a beneficial bacterium that is already present in the intestine of the body. It is also known as healthy or good bacteria of the gut. Doxol-LB capsule works by killing the bacteria responsible for infection and diarrhoea and lactobacillus sporogenes help in maintaining the normal bacterial flora of the gut. Take Doxol-LB as advised by your treating doctor, for the prescribed duration. You should take this medicine with or after food to avoid stomach upset.


Product Summary

Offer Price₹80.50
You Save₹10.98 (12% on MRP)
ContainsDoxycycline(100.0 Mg) + Lactobacillus Sporogenes(5.0 B)
UsesBacterial infection
Side effectsAbdominal pain, headache, vomiting, rash
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Uses of Doxol Lb Strip Of 8 Capsules

Doxol-LB capsule is used to treat bacterial infections within the abdomen. It is also used for reducing antibiotic-associated diarrhoea.

Contraindications of Doxol Lb Strip Of 8 Capsules

  • If you are allergic to doxycycline, lactobacillus or any other ingredient of Doxol-LB capsule.
  • If you are pregnant and breastfeeding.

Side effects of Doxol Lb Strip Of 8 Capsules

  • Abdominal pain
  • Headache
  • Allergic rash
  • Vomiting
  • Difficulty in swallowing
  • Photosensitivity

Precautions and Warnings of Doxol Lb Strip Of 8 Capsules



Can I take Doxol-LB capsule during pregnancy?
Pregnant mothers should not use Doxol-LB capsule as it affects the development of teeth and bones of the foetus. Talk to your doctor for more information.

Breast Feeding

Can I take Doxol-LB capsule while breastfeeding?
Doxol-LB capsule should not be used by breastfeeding mothers as this medicine passes in the milk and can interfere with the development of teeth and bones of the infant.


Can I drive if I have consumed Doxol-LB capsule?
Doxol-LB capsule does not interfere with the driving capability. However, driving in the sun should be avoided, as this medication can increase the sensitivity of the skin to the sun and may cause sunburn.


Can I consume alcohol with Doxol-LB capsule?
No, alcohol should not be consumed while using the Doxol-LB capsule as alcohol interferes with the efficiency of this medicine.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You get exposed to sunlight too often or your routine requires sun exposure.
  • You have liver or kidney-related disorders or skin infections.
  • You are suffering from any sexually transmitted diseases.
  • You have an autoimmune muscle disorder named myasthenia gravis, which causes muscle weakness.
  • You experience severe allergic reactions after taking this medicine.
  • You have Benign intracranial hypertension, a brain disorder characterised by a severe headache.
  • You have an infection or inflammation in the food pipe (Oesophagitis).
  • You experience severe diarrhoea. Discontinue the treatment and inform your doctor.
  • You have porphyria, a blood disorder characterised by severe abdominal pain.
  • You have Systemic lupus erythematosus, characterised by weakness and joint pain.
  • You experience Jarisch-Herxheimer reaction, characterised by fever, chill, increased heartbeat and headache.
  • Doxol-LB should not be used in a child below 8-years of age as it can cause discolouration of teeth.

Mode of Action of Doxol Lb Strip Of 8 Capsules

How Does It Work?

  • Doxol-LB capsule contains doxycycline and lactobacillus sporogenes. Doxycycline is an antibiotic. It stops the growth of bacteria by inhibiting the synthesis of proteins in them.
  • Lactobacillus sporogenes are beneficial bacteria that are already present in the intestine. It supports the natural bacterial flora of the intestine and helps in digestion and absorption. Due to the o...
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Directions for Use of Doxol Lb Strip Of 8 Capsules

  • Take Doxol-LB capsule as a whole with a glass of water.
  • It can be taken with food or after your meals.

Interactions of Doxol Lb Strip Of 8 Capsules

Interactions with other medicines

  • The effect of Doxol-LB capsule decreases when antacids containing aluminium, calcium or magnesium are taken concomitantly.
  • The antibiotic effect of penicillin is altered by the use of Doxol-LB capsule.
  • The blood thinners like warfarin, when used with this medicine, can increase the risk of bleeding.
  • Medicines used for psychiatric disorders such as phenytoin or carbamazepine if used along with Doxol-LB capsule, can reduce the anti-infective action.
  • The effect of oral contraceptives may be altered by the use of this medicine. An alternative contraceptive measure should be used.
  • Medicines like cyclosporine which is used to reduce the immune response should be avoided as they can interfere with the effect of this medicine.
  • The use of methoxyflurane, an anaesthetic with this medicine, can result in severe toxicity in the kidney.
  • Using medicines like Isotretinoin along with Doxol-LB capsule should be avoided as there is a risk of getting side effects of former medicine.

Interactions with food items

Avoid milk or dairy products along with this medicine.

Storage and disposal of Doxol Lb Strip Of 8 Capsules

  • Store below 25°C in a cool and dry place.
  • Keep it out of the reach of children and pets.

Dosage of Doxol Lb Strip Of 8 Capsules


If you think you have taken too much of Doxol-LB capsule, then contact your doctor immediately or visit the nearest hospital.

Missed a Dose

If you missed any dose of medicine, then take it as soon as you remember. If it's time for your next dose, then skip the missed dose and continue with your regular dose schedule. Do not take a double ...
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Content Details


Dr. Mansi Savla

B. Pharm, PharmD


Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)


Q: Can Doxol-LB capsule be used in children?

A: No, this medicine should not be used by children under 8-years of age and should be used with precaution in children between 8-12 years because this medicine can cause a permanent change in the colour of teeth. Hence, it should be avoided in children.

Q: Can I have milk with Doxol-LB capsule?

A: No, Doxol-LB capsule should not be taken with milk or dairy products. This medicine belongs to a class of tetracyclines and calcium in the milk can reduce its absorption. Thus, it should not be taken with milk. You should take this medicine with plenty of water or with meals.
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