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Doxycycline

Brand names: ACTICLATE APPRILON ATRIDOX DORYX DOTUR DOXAT DOXY 100 DOXYBENE DOXYCAP DOXYDERM DOXYDYN DOXYLINE DOXYMYCIN DOXYTAB LIGOSAN LYMEPAK MEDOMYCIN MICRODOX MONDOXYNE NL MONODOX OKEBO ORACEA ORAYCEA PERIOSTAT REMYCIN TARGADOX TETRADOX VIBRAMYCIN VIBRAVENOS

Description

Doxycycline is primarily bacteriostatic and is believed to exert its antimicrobial effect by the inhibition of protein synthesis.

ATC Classification

Code
Title
Category
Doxycycline
A Alimentary tract and metabolism → A01 Stomatological preparations → A01A Stomatological preparations → A01AB Antiinfectives and antiseptics for local oral treatment
Doxycycline
J Antiinfectives for systemic use → J01 Antibacterials for systemic use → J01A Tetracyclines → J01AA Tetracyclines

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