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LYMEPAK Dosage

Generic name: DOXYCYCLINE HYCLATE 100mg
Dosage form: tablet, film coated

Medically reviewed by Drugs.com. Last updated on Jun 4, 2019.

Dosage

Adults and Pediatric Patients 8 years of age and older weighing 45 kg and above

Administer LYMEPAK (100 mg) tablet every 12 hours for 21 days.

Important Administration Instructions

  • The usual dosage and frequency of administration of LYMEPAK differs from that of the other tetracyclines. Exceeding the recommended dosage may result in an increased incidence of adverse reactions.
  • Administration of adequate amounts of fluid along with the tablets is recommended to wash down the tablet to reduce the risk of esophageal irritation and ulceration [see Adverse Reactions (6)].
  • If gastric irritation occurs, LYMEPAK may be given with food or milk. The absorption of doxycycline is not markedly influenced by simultaneous ingestion of food or milk.

Further information

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