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Doxybond Lb Capsule

Doxybond Lb Capsule

By BRINTON PHARMACEUTICALS LIMITED
10 Capsule(s) in Strip
90.95*
MRP 107.00
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Doxybond Lb Capsule Description

Doxybond-LB capsule is an antibiotic. It contains two components, Doxycycline and spores of Lactobacillus sporogenes. Doxycycline is an antibiotic and Lactobacillus sporogenes is a probiotic, a benef

cial bacterium that is already present in the intestine of the body. Doxybond-LB is used to treat infections within the abdomen and antibiotic-associated diarrhoea. This capsule works by killing the bacteria responsible for infection and diarrhoea and Lactobacillus sporogenes help in maintaining the normal bacterial flora of the gut. It can be used by adults and should be used with precautions in children over 8-years of age.

Product Summary

Offer Price₹90.95
You Save₹16.05 (15% on MRP)
ContainsDoxycycline(100.0 Mg) + Lactobacillus Sporogenes(5.0 B)
UsesTreatment of infections within the abdomen and antibiotic-associated diarrhoea
Side effectsHeadache, stomach pain
TherapyANTIBIOTIC
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Uses of Doxybond Lb Capsule

To treat infections within the abdomen and it is also used to treat diarrhoea associated with antibiotics.

Contraindications of Doxybond Lb Capsule

  • If you are allergic to Doxycycline or Lactobacillus
  • If you are pregnant and breastfeeding

Side effects of Doxybond Lb Capsule

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

Precautions and Warnings of Doxybond Lb Capsule

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Doxybond-LB capsule during pregnancy?
A:
Pregnant mothers should not use Doxybond-LB capsule capsules as it affects the development of teeth and bones of the foetus.

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Doxybond-LB capsule while breastfeeding?
A:
Doxybond-LB capsule capsules 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.

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed Doxybond-LB capsule?
A:
Doxybond-LB capsulecapsule 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.

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Doxybond-LB capsule?
A:
No, alcohol should not be consumed while using the Doxybond-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 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.
  • This medicine should not be used in a child below 8-years of age as it can cause discolouration of teeth.

Mode of Action of Doxybond Lb Capsule

How Does It Work?

  • Doxybond-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 Doxybond Lb Capsule

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

Interactions of Doxybond Lb Capsule

Interactions with other medicines

  • Concomitant use of Doxybond-LB capsule with antacids containing aluminium, calcium or magnesium can decrease the effect of Doxycycyline.
  • The antibiotic effect of penicillin is altered by the use of Doxybond-LB capsule capsules.
  • 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 Doxybond-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 Doxt-SL.
  • The use of Methoxyflurane, an anaesthetic with this medicine, can result in severe toxicity in the kidney.
  • Using medicines like Isotretinoin along with Doxybond-LB capsule should be avoided as there is a risk of getting side effects of former medicine.

Storage and disposal of Doxybond Lb Capsule

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

Dosage of Doxybond Lb Capsule

Overdose

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

Missed a Dose

If you missed any dose of Doxybond-LB, 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 doub...
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Content Details

WRITTEN BY
doctor

Dr. Nikita Toshi

BDS (Bachelor of Dental Surgery)

REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: Can Doxybond 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 cap Doxybond LB?

A: No, Doxybond-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 it on an empty stomach with plenty of water.

Q: How does the lactobacillus help?

A: Antibiotics can kill or stop the growth of bacteria. So, oral antibiotics affect the growth of these friendly bacteria, which can cause issues with the digestive system like diarrhoea, indigestion, etc. The Lactobacillus present in this medicine helps in reducing antibiotic-associated diarrhoea and helps in improving the digestion process.
Product Details
Brand
DOXYBOND LB
Expires on or After
29/04/2023
Last Updated on: 13 May 2022 | 04:38 PM (IST)

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