Acne Channel
Topics & Medications
Related Channels

Pediatric and Off-Label Indications for Doryx

Can Children Use It?

This drug is not approved for use in children and definitely should not be used in children under the age of 8. Permanent discoloration and altered development of teeth has been reported in children younger than 8 years old who have used tetracyclines, such as Doryx.

Off-Label Uses for Doryx

On occasion, your healthcare provider may recommend Doryx for treating something other than the conditions listed in this article. This is called an "off-label" use. Using Doryx to treat infections that are resistant to another antibiotic known as vancomycin may be considered an off-label use.

Doryx Medication Information

Terms of Use
Advertise with Us
Contact Us
About eMedTV
Privacy Policy
Copyright © 2006-2018 Clinaero, Inc.
eMedTV serves only as an informational resource. This site does not dispense medical advice or advice of any kind. Site users seeking medical advice about their specific situation should consult with their own physician. Click Terms of Use for more information.