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I was put on Doxy but it is making me to sick to my stomach

Customer Question

I was put on Doxy but it is making me to sick to my stomach to eat or take my other medications. On top of that my ears are hurting worse.
JA: What medications do you take daily? Are you allergic to any medications?
Customer: Dilantan, Keppra, Topamax, and lexapro. I also use Mathatrexate injections once a week.
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?
Customer: I have Mitochondrial Myopathy
Submitted: 9 months ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. David replied 9 months ago.

Hello, this is Dr. David. I am reviewing your question now and will be with you momentarily.

Expert:  Dr. David replied 9 months ago.

you should buy some stomach acid reducing agents like maalox, mylanta, zantac, or prilosec medications from your drug store to help decrease stomach acid.

always take antibiotics with food in your stomach, never on an empty stomach.

pepto bismal could help your stomach as well.