Doxycycline Tablets

Doxycycline is an antibiotic used to prevent malaria in many countries. It should be taken daily, starting two days before entering a malaria area and continuing for four weeks after leaving.

Further information

Side effects: Possible side effects of doxycycline include nausea, thrush, indigestion, and heightened sensitivity to sunlight.

Additional precautions: Prevent insect bites by using insect repellent, wearing long-sleeved clothing, and sleeping under mosquito nets.

Risks caused by malaria: Complications of malaria include severe fever, chills, flu-like symptoms, organ failure, and potentially death if left untreated.

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