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Medications for Syphilis, Early

About Syphilis, Early:  In its earliest stage, syphilis produces an open sore (ulcer) that leaks fluid filled with syphilis bacteria. Syphilis can be transmitted by contact with this ulcer or other infectious sores that form later in the disease, usually during vaginal, oral or anal sex.

Drugs Used to Treat Syphilis, Early

The following list of medications are in some way related to, or used in the treatment of this condition.

Drug name Rx / OTC Pregnancy CSA Alcohol Reviews Rating Popularity
doxycycline D N X 1 review
8.0

Generic name: doxycycline systemic

Brand names:  Doxy 100, Doryx, Vibramycin, Monodox, Vibra-Tabs, Doryx MPC, Morgidox, Ocudox, Oraxyl …show all

Drug class: tetracyclines, miscellaneous antimalarials

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Doxy 100 D N X Add review Rate

Generic name: doxycycline systemic

Drug class: tetracyclines, miscellaneous antimalarials

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erythromycin B N X Add review Rate

Generic name: erythromycin systemic

Brand names:  Erythrocin, Ery-Tab, E.E.S. Granules, Eryc, EryPed, Erythrocin Lactobionate, Ilosone, PCE Dispertab, E.E.S.-400 …show all

Drug class: macrolides

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Doryx D N X 1 review Rate

Generic name: doxycycline systemic

Drug class: tetracyclines, miscellaneous antimalarials

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penicillin g benzathine B N Add review Rate

Generic name: penicillin g benzathine systemic

Brand name:  Bicillin L-A

Drug class: natural penicillins

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Bicillin L-A B N Add review Rate

Generic name: penicillin g benzathine systemic

Drug class: natural penicillins

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Achromycin V D N Add review Rate

Generic name: tetracycline systemic

Drug class: tetracyclines

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Vibramycin D N X Add review Rate

Generic name: doxycycline systemic

Drug class: tetracyclines, miscellaneous antimalarials

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ceftriaxone B N Add review
8.0

Generic name: ceftriaxone systemic

Drug class: third generation cephalosporins

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Monodox D N X Add review Rate

Generic name: doxycycline systemic

Drug class: tetracyclines, miscellaneous antimalarials

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tetracycline D N Add review Rate

Generic name: tetracycline systemic

Brand names:  Achromycin V, Sumycin, Ala-Tet, Brodspec, Panmycin, Tetracap, Tetracon …show all

Drug class: tetracyclines

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Vibra-Tabs D N X Add review Rate

Generic name: doxycycline systemic

Drug class: tetracyclines, miscellaneous antimalarials

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Doryx MPC D N X Add review Rate

Generic name: doxycycline systemic

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Erythrocin B N X Add review Rate

Generic name: erythromycin systemic

Drug class: macrolides

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Morgidox D N X Add review Rate

Generic name: doxycycline systemic

Drug class: tetracyclines, miscellaneous antimalarials

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Ocudox D N X Add review Rate

Generic name: doxycycline systemic

Drug class: tetracyclines, miscellaneous antimalarials

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Oraxyl D N X Add review Rate

Generic name: doxycycline systemic

Drug class: tetracyclines, miscellaneous antimalarials

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Ery-Tab B N X Add review Rate

Generic name: erythromycin systemic

Drug class: macrolides

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Sumycin D N Add review Rate

Generic name: tetracycline systemic

Drug class: tetracyclines

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E.E.S. Granules B N X Add review Rate

Generic name: erythromycin systemic

Drug class: macrolides

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Eryc B N X Add review Rate

Generic name: erythromycin systemic

Drug class: macrolides

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EryPed B N X Add review Rate

Generic name: erythromycin systemic

Drug class: macrolides

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Erythrocin Lactobionate B N X Add review Rate

Generic name: erythromycin systemic

Drug class: macrolides

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Ilosone B N X Add review Rate

Generic name: erythromycin systemic

Drug class: macrolides

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PCE Dispertab B N X Add review Rate

Generic name: erythromycin systemic

Drug class: macrolides

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Rx Prescription Only
OTC Over the Counter
Rx/OTC Prescription or Over the Counter
Pregnancy
A Adequate and well-controlled studies have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus in the first trimester of pregnancy (and there is no evidence of risk in later trimesters).
B Animal reproduction studies have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.
C Animal reproduction studies have shown an adverse effect on the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use in pregnant women despite potential risks.
D There is positive evidence of human fetal risk based on adverse reaction data from investigational or marketing experience or studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use in pregnant women despite potential risks.
X Studies in animals or humans have demonstrated fetal abnormalities and/or there is positive evidence of human fetal risk based on adverse reaction data from investigational or marketing experience, and the risks involved in use in pregnant women clearly outweigh potential benefits.
N FDA has not classified the drug.
Controlled Substances Act Schedule
N Is not subject to the Controlled Substances Act.
1 Has a high potential for abuse. Has no currently accepted medical use in treatment in the United States. There is a lack of accepted safety for use under medical supervision.
2 Has a high potential for abuse. Has a currently accepted medical use in treatment in the United States or a currently accepted medical use with severe restrictions. Abuse may lead to severe psychological or physical dependence.
3 Has a potential for abuse less than those in schedules 1 and 2. Has a currently accepted medical use in treatment in the United States. Abuse may lead to moderate or low physical dependence or high psychological dependence.
4 Has a low potential for abuse relative to those in schedule 3. It has a currently accepted medical use in treatment in the United States. Abuse may lead to limited physical dependence or psychological dependence relative to those in schedule 3.
5 Has a low potential for abuse relative to those in schedule 4. Has a currently accepted medical use in treatment in the United States. Abuse may lead to limited physical dependence or psychological dependence relative to those in schedule 4.
Alcohol
X Interacts with Alcohol.

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