Q: Can Microdox-LBX 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 Microdox-LBX capsule?
A: No, Microdox-LBX 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.
Q: What is the composition of Microdox-LBX?
A: The composition of Microdox-LBX includes- doxycycline and spores of lactobacillus sporogenes, as its active ingredients.
Q: Is Microdox-LBX antibiotic?
A: Yes, Doxycycline is one of the active ingredients present in this medicine. It belongs to an antibiotic class of medicines.
Q: Can I stop taking the Microdox LBX capsule if I start feeling better?
A: No, do not stop taking the Microdix-LBX capsule in the middle. You should always complete the entire course of treatment with this medicine. Incomplete treatment may result in increasing the risk of reinfection or bacterial resistance. Antibiotics should be taken for the complete prescribed duration.
Q: What is the function of Microdox LBX?
A: Microdox LBX 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 overuse of antibiotics, these friendly bacteria are also killed. Lactobacillus sporogenes helps in restoring the bacteria in the intestine.
Q: Can I use Microdox LBX for acne?
A: No, Microdox Lbx is not used for acne. Microdox-LBX capsule is used to treat bacterial infections and antibiotic-associated diarrhoea. Do not use this antibiotic medicine for other medical condition other than what it is prescribed for. Also, refrain from self-medication.
Q: Is Microdox LBX used for cough?
A: No, Microdox LBX is not effective for cough. A cough could be due to different causes and hence it would be best to take a doctor's advice before taking any medicine to treat the cough.