Doxycycline

Doxycycline: Tx: RMSF, Q fever, prostatitis, chlamydia. Mech: tetracycline (blk AA-tRNA binding, elongation). SE: phototox (rash), bone deposition (don't use for kids or preg pts), Fanconi (n/v, polyuria, proteinuria). Fact: fecal elim, so good for pt w renal dz.


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  • Doxycycline
  • Tx: RMSF, Q fever, prostatitis, chlamydia.
  • Mech: tetracycline (blk AA-tRNA binding, elongation).
  • SE: phototox (rash), bone deposition (don't use for kids or preg pts), Fanconi (n/v, polyuria, proteinuria).
  • Fact: fecal elim, so good for pt w renal dz.