... would you allow your daughter to take?
Yes. Doxycycline is a tetracycline antibiotic which is used to treat acne. It is antibacterial and anti-inflammatory and helps if inflamed pimples have not responded well to topical acne antibiotics or if you have acne on many areas of your body. A low dose is recommended and generally it is well tolerated, and a safe and effective acne treatment.
- Doxycycline Information for Consumers
- Doxycycline Information for Healthcare Professionals (includes dosage details)
- Side Effects of Doxycycline (detailed)
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