Declomycin Oral Tablet 150Mg Drug Medication Dosage Information
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Declomycin: Oral tablet (150mg)

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Declomycin 150mg Tab
PDL BioPharma, Inc.
Pill Identification: D 11  |  logo
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Declomycin 150mg Tab
PDL BioPharma, Inc.
Pill Identification: D 11  |  logo
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Demeclocycline 150mg Tab
Impax Generics, a division of Impax Laboratories, Inc.
Pill Identification: G  |  2111
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Demeclocycline 150mg Tab
Amneal Pharmaceuticals LLC
Pill Identification: AN 54 
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Demeclocycline 150mg Tab
Major Pharmaceuticals Inc, a Harvard Drug Group Company
Pill Identification: AN 54 
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Demeclocycline 150mg Tab
Versapharm Incorporated, an Akorn Company
Pill Identification: C  |  115
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Demeclocycline 150mg Tab
American Health Packaging
Pill Identification: AN 54 
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Demeclocycline 150mg Tab
AvKARE, Inc.
Pill Identification: AN 54 
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Demeclocycline 150mg Tab
Major Pharmaceuticals Inc, a Harvard Drug Group Company
Pill Identification: AN 54 

What is this Medicine?

DEMECLOCYCLINE (dem e kloe SYE kleen) is a tetracycline antibiotic. It is used to treat certain kinds of bacterial infections. It will not work for colds, flu, or other viral infections.

In-Depth Information

Declomycin 150mg Tablet

NDC: 672869218
  • Prescription Required
  • Not a Controlled Drug
    (CSA Schedule)
  • FDA Approved




FDA approved for the following conditions:
Gonorrhea, Relapsing Fever, Chancroid, Tularemia, Lower Respiratory Tract Infections, Urinary Tract Infection (UTI), Clostridial Diseases, Trachoma, Chlamydial Conjunctivitis, Campylobacter Fetus Infections, Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever, Plague, Murine Typhus, Amebiasis, Necrotizing Ulcerative Gingivitis, Syphilis, Anthrax, Actinomycosis, Psittacosis, Skin And Skin Structure Infections, Yaws, Urethritis, Upper Respiratory Tract Infections, Q Fever, Cholera, Chlamydia Infection, Bartonellosis, Lymphogranuloma Venereum, Brucellosis, Non-gonococcal Urethritis (NGU), Acne Vulgaris, Granuloma Inguinale, Listeriosis, Cervicitis, Rickettsial Pox

Sometimes used for but not FDA approved for the following conditions:
SIADH

Storage Information
Store at controlled room temperature (between 68 and 77 degrees F)
Declomycin 150mg Tablet
Drug Image file DrugItem_7666.JPG
PDL BioPharma, Inc.
Pill Identification: D 11  |  logo
Shape: round
Color: red
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PDL BioPharma, Inc.
Pill Identification: D 11  |  logo
Shape: round
Color: red

Reported Side Effects for Declomycin 150mg Tablet

Muscle Weakness Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Anaphylactoid Reactions Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: RAPID
Elevated Hepatic Enzymes Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Throat Ulcers Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Throat Inflammation Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Angioedema Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: RAPID
Stevens-Johnson Syndrome Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Liver Infection Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
*This is an approximate aggregated range of reported side effects from clinical studies performed on this drug. Your experience with this drug may be different.
Daily Life Interactions for Declomycin 150mg Tablet

Elements of your daily lifestyle may have an effect on the medications you are taking. Drug interactions can result in unwanted side effects, reduce the effectiveness of your medicine or possibly increase the action of a particular medicine.

Major Lifestyle Interaction
Calcium-containing foods and Declomycin 150mg Tablet(Demeclocycline Hydrochloride)
Calcium-containing foods and Demeclocycline Hydrochloride(Demeclocycline Hydrochloride)
Specific food that is high in calcium such as dairy products (cheese, milk, yogurt, or cottage cheese) can decrease the absorption of Demeclocycline (a Tetracycline-Type Antibiotic) from the stomach. Taking dairy product or other high-calcium foods together together with Demeclocycline can decrease the effectiveness of Demeclocycline to treat an infection. To limit this interaction, take Demeclocycline at least 1 hour before or 2 hours after meals or milk
Major Lifestyle Interaction
Foods High in Iron and Declomycin 150mg Tablet(Demeclocycline Hydrochloride)
Foods High in Iron and Demeclocycline Hydrochloride(Demeclocycline Hydrochloride)
Specific food that is high in calcium such as dairy products (cheese, milk, yogurt, or cottage cheese) can decrease the absorption of Demeclocycline (a Tetracycline-Type Antibiotic) from the stomach. Taking dairy product or other high-calcium foods together together with Demeclocycline can decrease the effectiveness of Demeclocycline to treat an infection. To limit this interaction, take Demeclocycline at least 1 hour before or 2 hours after meals or milk.
Pregnancy & Lactation Information
First Trimester

Class D - Adequate well-controlled or observational studies in pregnant women have demonstrated a risk to the fetus. However, the benefits of therapy may outweigh the potential risk. For example, the drug may be acceptable if needed in a life-threatening situation or serious disease for which safer drugs cannot be used or are ineffective.

Second Trimester

Class D - Adequate well-controlled or observational studies in pregnant women have demonstrated a risk to the fetus. However, the benefits of therapy may outweigh the potential risk. For example, the drug may be acceptable if needed in a life-threatening situation or serious disease for which safer drugs cannot be used or are ineffective.

Third Trimester

Class D - Adequate well-controlled or observational studies in pregnant women have demonstrated a risk to the fetus. However, the benefits of therapy may outweigh the potential risk. For example, the drug may be acceptable if needed in a life-threatening situation or serious disease for which safer drugs cannot be used or are ineffective.

Lactation

Avoid - This drug is known to cause harm to infants when taken by nursing mothers.


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