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Doxycycline Side Effects

Report Doxycycline Side Effects

If you experienced any harmful or unwanted effects of Doxycycline, please share your experience. This could help to raise awareness about Doxycycline side effects, identify uknown risks and inform health professionals and patients taking Doxycycline.

Examples: headache, dizziness


The most commonly reported Doxycycline side effects are:
Neck Pain (36 reports)
Back Pain (35 reports)
Shortness Of Breath (19 reports)
Light Chest Pain (18 reports)
Depression (18 reports)
Extremely Bad Pain In Oesophagus (15 reports)
Fatigue (13 reports)
Dizziness (12 reports)
Tinnitus (11 reports)

If you have experienced a side effect listed above, you can check a box to report it.


To view a complete list of submitted side effects, please follow the link Doxycycline side effects . You can also compare Doxycycline side effects or view FDA reports.

Doxycycline Side Effects reported to FDA

The following Doxycycline reports list potential signals of serious risks and new safety information that were identified using the FDA Adverse Event Reporting System (FAERS).
The FAERS is a database that contains information on adverse event and medication errors reports submitted to FDA by healthcare professionals (such as physicians, pharmacists, nurses and others), consumers (such as patients, family members, layers and others) and manufacturers.


The appearance of Doxycycline on this list does not mean that FDA has concluded that the drug has the listed risk. It means that FDA has identified a potential safety issue, but it does not mean that FDA has identified a causal relationship between the drug and the listed risk.

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Suicidal Ideation, Completed Suicide, Depressed Mood, Malaise
on Feb 14, 2014 Male from GB , 18 years of age, was diagnosed with and was treated with Doxycycline. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Doxycycline side effects: suicidal ideation, completed suicide, depressed mood, malaise. Doxycycline dosage: 50 Mg/day For 1y.

Suicidal Ideation, Completed Suicide
Patient was taking Doxycycline. Patient felt the following Doxycycline side effects: suicidal ideation, completed suicide on Feb 14, 2014 from GB Additional patient health information: Male , 19 years of age, was diagnosed with and. Doxycycline dosage: N/A.

Vomiting
Adverse event was reported on Feb 12, 2014 by a Female taking Doxycycline (Dosage: N/A) . Location: GB , 74 years of age, weighting 262.4 lb, After Doxycycline was administered, patient encountered several Doxycycline side effects: vomiting.
Multiple concurrent drugs taken:
  • Alendronic Acid
  • Aspirin
  • Fluoxetine
  • Furosemide
  • Gabapentin
  • Gliclazide
  • Hydroxocobalamin
  • Lansoprazole


Suicidal Ideation, Disinhibition, Mood Altered, Indifference, Irritability, Social Avoidant Behaviour, Anxiety, Depressed Mood, Nausea
on Feb 11, 2014 Female from GB , 33 years of age, was diagnosed with and was treated with Doxycycline. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Doxycycline side effects: suicidal ideation, disinhibition, mood altered, indifference, irritability, social avoidant behaviour, anxiety, depressed mood, nausea. Doxycycline dosage: 200 Mg, Qd.


Completed Suicide
on Feb 11, 2014 Male from GB , 19 years of age, was diagnosed with and was treated with Doxycycline. Patient felt the following Doxycycline side effects: completed suicide. Doxycycline dosage: 50 Mg, Bid.

Pancreatitis Acute, Lipase Increased
Patient was taking Doxycycline Hyclate. After Doxycycline was administered, patient encountered several Doxycycline side effects: pancreatitis acute, lipase increased on Feb 10, 2014 from FR Additional patient health information: Female , 54 years of age, . Doxycycline Hyclate dosage: 100 Mg, Daily. Patient was hospitalized.

Asthenia, Dyspnoea
Adverse event was reported on Feb 06, 2014 by a Female taking Doxycycline Hyclate (watson Laboratories) (Dosage: 100 Mg, Bid) was diagnosed with and. Location: US , 77 years of age, weighting 101.4 lb, Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Doxycycline side effects: asthenia, dyspnoea.
Associated medications used: Patient was hospitalized.

Completed Suicide, Depressed Mood
on Feb 06, 2014 Male from GB , 18 years of age, was diagnosed with and was treated with Doxycycline Hyclate. Patient felt the following Doxycycline side effects: completed suicide, depressed mood. Doxycycline Hyclate dosage: 100 Mg, Unk.

Oesophageal Ulcer, Product Label Issue
on Feb 05, 2014 Patient from US , 16 years of age, weighting 110.0 lb, was diagnosed with and was treated with Doxycycline. After Doxycycline was administered, patient encountered several Doxycycline side effects: oesophageal ulcer, product label issue. Doxycycline dosage: One Pill Tid Oral.

Dyspepsia, Oesophageal Ulcer, Oesophageal Irritation
Patient was taking Doxycycline 100mg Watson Labs. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Doxycycline side effects: dyspepsia, oesophageal ulcer, oesophageal irritation on Feb 05, 2014 from US Additional patient health information: Male , 48 years of age, weighting 170.0 lb, was diagnosed with and. Doxycycline 100mg Watson Labs dosage: N/A.

Suicidal Ideation, Nausea, Headache, Disinhibition, Affect Lability
Adverse event was reported on Feb 05, 2014 by a Female taking Doxycycline Hyclate (Dosage: 200 Mg, Stat) was diagnosed with and. Location: GB , 33 years of age, Patient felt the following Doxycycline side effects: suicidal ideation, nausea, headache, disinhibition, affect lability.

Dermatitis Bullous
on Feb 03, 2014 Female from US , 37 years of age, was diagnosed with and was treated with Doxycycline. After Doxycycline was administered, patient encountered several Doxycycline side effects: dermatitis bullous. Doxycycline dosage: N/A. Patient was hospitalized.

Completed Suicide, Suicidal Ideation
on Feb 04, 2014 Male from GB , 19 years of age, was diagnosed with and was treated with Doxycycline Hyclate. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Doxycycline side effects: completed suicide, suicidal ideation. Doxycycline Hyclate dosage: 50 Mg, 2x/day.

Lower Respiratory Tract Infection, White Blood Cell Count Increased
Patient was taking Doxycycline. Patient felt the following Doxycycline side effects: lower respiratory tract infection, white blood cell count increased on Mar 05, 2014 from GB Additional patient health information: Female , 26 years of age, was diagnosed with and. Doxycycline dosage: N/A.
Multiple prescriptions taken:

Self Injurious Behaviour, Laceration, Suicidal Ideation
Adverse event was reported on Feb 03, 2014 by a Female taking Doxycycline (Dosage: Half A Pill Once Daily Once Daily Taken By Mouth) was diagnosed with and. Location: US , 13 years of age, weighting 115.0 lb, After Doxycycline was administered, patient encountered several Doxycycline side effects: self injurious behaviour, laceration, suicidal ideation. Patient was hospitalized.

Dizziness, Nausea
on Mar 12, 2014 Female from US , 88 years of age, was treated with Doxycycline Hyclate. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Doxycycline side effects: dizziness, nausea. Doxycycline Hyclate dosage: Unk.

Hyperaesthesia, Depression
on Jan 30, 2014 Female from GB , 53 years of age, weighting 143.3 lb, was diagnosed with and was treated with Doxycycline. Patient felt the following Doxycycline side effects: hyperaesthesia, depression. Doxycycline dosage: N/A.
Multiple prescriptions taken:

Depression, Hyperaesthesia
Patient was taking Doxycycline. After Doxycycline was administered, patient encountered several Doxycycline side effects: depression, hyperaesthesia on Jan 30, 2014 from GB Additional patient health information: Female , 53 years of age, weighting 143.3 lb, was diagnosed with and. Doxycycline dosage: N/A.

Hepatotoxicity, Shock, Jaundice, Encephalopathy, Coagulopathy
Adverse event was reported on Jan 29, 2014 by a Male taking Doxycycline (Dosage: N/A) was diagnosed with and. Location: GB , 70 years of age, Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Doxycycline side effects: hepatotoxicity, shock, jaundice, encephalopathy, coagulopathy.

Hepatotoxicity, Coagulopathy, Encephalopathy, Shock
on Jan 28, 2014 Male from GB , 70 years of age, was diagnosed with and was treated with Doxycycline. Patient felt the following Doxycycline side effects: hepatotoxicity, coagulopathy, encephalopathy, shock. Doxycycline dosage: N/A.

Depression, Hyperaesthesia
on Jan 28, 2014 Male from GB , 54 years of age, weighting 181.9 lb, was diagnosed with and was treated with Doxycycline. After Doxycycline was administered, patient encountered several Doxycycline side effects: depression, hyperaesthesia. Doxycycline dosage: N/A.

Photoonycholysis, Haemorrhage, Pain In Extremity, Nail Pigmentation
Patient was taking Doxycycline. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Doxycycline side effects: photoonycholysis, haemorrhage, pain in extremity, nail pigmentation on Jan 28, 2014 from IT Additional patient health information: Male , 13 years of age, was diagnosed with and. Doxycycline dosage: 20 Mg, Daily.

Vomiting
Adverse event was reported on Mar 14, 2014 by a Female taking Doxycycline Hyclate (Dosage: Unk) . Location: US , 63 years of age, Patient felt the following Doxycycline side effects: vomiting.
Multiple prescriptions taken:

Intracranial Pressure Increased, Headache, Papilloedema, Abnormal Sensation In Eye, Visual Impairment
on Jan 27, 2014 Female from GB , 24 years of age, was diagnosed with and was treated with Doxycycline. After Doxycycline was administered, patient encountered several Doxycycline side effects: intracranial pressure increased, headache, papilloedema, abnormal sensation in eye, visual impairment. Doxycycline dosage: N/A.
Multiple concurrent drugs taken: Patient was hospitalized.

Depression, Hyperaesthesia
on Jan 27, 2014 Male from GB , 54 years of age, weighting 181.9 lb, was diagnosed with and was treated with Doxycycline. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Doxycycline side effects: depression, hyperaesthesia. Doxycycline dosage: N/A.

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Most drugs have a large list of nonsevere or mild adverse effects which do not rule out continued usage. These effects depend on individual sensitivity, and can include nausea, dizziness, diarrhea, malaise, vomiting, headache, dermatitis, dry mouth, etc. Check commonly reported side effects . These can be considered a form of pseudo-allergic reaction, as not all users experience these effects; many users experience none at all.

You are encouraged to report negative side effects of prescription drugs to the FDA. Visit the FDA MedWatch website or call 1-800-FDA-1088.

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