On this episode of the Real Life Pharmacology podcast, I explore doxycycline pharmacology, adverse effects, and drug interactions.
Doxycycline can be bound by numerous minerals like calcium, magnesium, and iron. Coadministration can lead to reduced concentrations.
Sun sensitivity is a really important adverse effect that can be caused by doxycycline. Be sure to educate your patients.
Doxycycline can be used as an alternative to beta-lactams and macrolides in the management of community-acquired pneumonia.
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