Review: could Doxycycline cause Boils?


Summary

Boils is found among people who take Doxycycline, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Prilosec, and have Hypertension . We study 11,896 people who have side effects while taking Doxycycline from FDA and social media. Among them, 49 have Boils. Find out below who they are, when they have Boils and more.

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Doxycycline

Doxycycline has active ingredients of doxycycline hyclate. It is often used in acne. (latest outcomes from Doxycycline 16,465 users)

Boils

Boils has been reported by people with breathing difficulty, abdominal pain upper, feeling abnormal, abdominal pain, diarrhea (latest reports from 2,943 Boils patients).

On Aug, 26, 2016

11,896 people reported to have side effects when taking Doxycycline.
Among them, 49 people (0.41%) have Boils


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Doxycycline cause Boils?

Time on Doxycycline when people have Boils *:

  • < 1 month: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 100 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Boils when taking Doxycycline *:

  • female: 81.25 %
  • male: 18.75 %

Age of people who have Boils when taking Doxycycline *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 23.68 %
  • 30-39: 5.26 %
  • 40-49: 7.89 %
  • 50-59: 55.26 %
  • 60+: 7.89 %

Severity if Boils when taking Doxycycline **:

  • least: 0.0 %
  • moderate: 0.0 %
  • severe: 100 %
  • most severe: 0.0 %

How people recovered from Boils **:

  • while on drug: 0.0 %
  • after off the drug: 100 %
  • not yet: 0.0 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Hypertension (14 people)
  • Contraception (10 people)
  • Acne (5 people)
  • Restless Legs Syndrome (4 people)
  • Menorrhagia (4 people)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Prilosec (24 people)
  • Vicodin (20 people)
  • Klonopin (18 people)
  • Effexor (18 people)
  • Ambien (18 people)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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