Unidox Solutab® (generic name: Doxycycline monohydrate, Doxycycline, Doryx, Doxyhexal, Doxylin) is a broaD- spectrum antibiotic which is used in the treatment of various kinds of infections caused by various strains of bacteria. It is a tetracycline antibiotic whose function is to act bacteriostatically, interacting with the 30S ribosomal subunit and suppressing the processes of protein synthesis in the bacterial cell. Thus, it prevents the bacterial cells from multiplying and reproducing by cell division as well as gradually eliminating the bacteria’s existence as the course of the medicine progresses. Due to its functioning, it works actively against several strains of gram positive as well as gram negative bacteria, making it a versatile choice of antibiotic.
This drug is prescribed by doctors to treat a wide array of infections ranging from various respiratory tract infections, several kinds of skin infections, severe infections like festering conditions, post-operative purulent complications etc. It is also extremely potent in the treatment of several genitourinary system infections as well as sexually transmitted infections or STIs. Since this medicine works by preventing the cell division process of a bacteria, it is extremely useful in eliminating the bacteria altogether.
Package & Dosage
This medicine comes in the form of tablets of 100 mg to be orally administrated by dissolving in water, or it can be swallowed whole with or even chewed. It is to be consumed with food as per the recommended dosage.
* Children 8-12 years/body weight under 50 kg- the dose for the first day is 4mg per kg, followed by 2mg per kg 1-2 times a day.
* Adults or children over 12 years and body weight 50 kg- the dose for the first day is 400mg 1-2 times a day followed by 100mg once a day.
The course usually runs for 5-10 days and must not be stopped before that.
Storage in a dry place at room temperature is recommended (DO NOT exceed 25° C). Keep away from direct sunlight and in unreachable place for children.
Unfortunately, due to the nature of the product we cannot accept returns. However, if the parcel is lost or held by customs we will issue 100% refund or ship you another similar package totally charge free!