Medicinesbymailbox may supply generic (non-branded) doxycycline from any one of the various brands – all are medically identical and equally effective.
Medicinesbymailbox supplies medicine on prescription and charges a small prescription fee based on the order value of each prescription.Prescriptions are issued by our doctors online and sent electronically to our pharmacy.If you have your own private paper prescription please post to our pharmacy (details).
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Doxycycline is used to treat many infections caused by bacteria as it is anti-bacterial. It is commonly used to prevent malaria infection. Malaria is caused by the bite of an infected mosquito which spreads the malaria parasite, P.falciparum. These components kill the parasites in the blood.
Like all medicines, doxycycline can cause some side effects, although not everyone gets them.
The most common side effects include stomach problems such as indigestion and tummy pain, diarrhoea, headache and thrush. Some of the side effects can be reduced by taking Doxycyline after food and by standing or sitting upright. If you are concerned about any of this, you may speak to a doctor or pharmacist for advice.
It may also increase your skin sensitivity to sunlight. It is recommended that a sunscreen with high sun protection factor is used.
If you think you experience a severe allergic reaction with symptoms such as difficulty breathing, swollen lips or face, and a rash, you should stop taking doxycycline immediately and seek medical advice urgently.
During a consultation with Medicinesbymailbox, you will be asked to complete an online assessment questionnaire to determine your suitability for anti-malarial medication. You should NOT take doxycycline without consulting a GP if you:
Some medications can influence the way Doxycycline works and vice versa, such as indigestion remedies, iron supplements, blood thinning medication warfarin and oral contraceptives. If you are unsure about your current medication, you should check with a doctor or pharmacist for advice.
The 'Patient Information Leaflets' supplied with medication must be read before taking capsules.
Phone: 0 20 3637 0384
We offer FREE standard tracked delivery on orders over £100.
The following delivery options are available:
All our orders are sent out using DPD. We always aim to dispatch by DPD all orders received before 2pm the same working day. Any orders received after 2pm or over the weekend will be dispatched the next working day.
All On-lIne Doctor orders are subject to approval by our team of doctors and pharmacists. Your delivery date in the checkout is subject to your consultation being approved by our healthcare team.
All On-line Shop orders: Face Masks and Coronavirus Test Kits, are subject to stock availability and maybe delayed or similar products substituted. N95 masks are similar protective levels as PPP2 masks. COVID-19 Test Kits are CE approved for professional use. We will inform you of any delay or substitution by email. Substitutions will not be made without customer approval in advance. Orders may be delayed if customers do not reply to our notifications.
Order processes and delivery processes can be tracked from your dispatch email and in your MBM account.
MBM carefully pays attention that all items are in generic plain packaging for discreet delivery of our medicines and pharmacy goods and services. Where reasonable, our dispatch staff and contractors try to size all parcels to fit into standard letterboxes in tamper-resistant packaging. By making any order on the MBM website, you are confirming that it’s safe for our packages containing medicines and other goods that you have requested to be posted to you through your letterbox. Please notify our customer support team if this is not the case and you feel is not safe for the package to be posted through the letterbox, for example due to neighbours or animals or unsupervised small children.
Some deliveries containing pharmacy-only or prescription only medicines may need a signature on receipt and may be retained by DPD for further delivery if no one is available to sign for them. Some On-line shop items may also be retained for second delivery. A delivery card with contact number will be left for you to arrange the second delivery.