Active Ingredients: Doxycycline
Check with your doctor or pharmacist that doxycycline is the best medicine to prevent malaria in the country you are travelling to.
Important Carry on taking doxycycline until you've completed the course, even if you feel better. How to take it Always swallow your doxycycline capsule whole and have it with a full glass of water a medium sized glass - 200 ml.
You can take this medicine with or without food.Our website left hand menu: Vaccinations.
However you're less likely to feel sick if you have it with food. It's important to take doxycycline while you're in an upright position.
You can be sitting, standing or walking. This will stop the medicine irritating your food pipe or stomach. What if I forget to take it?
There are other issues e. The risks and benefits will be examined in each traveller case and discussed at the time of the appointment.
What is the best travel insurance? Buy travel insurance as soon as you buy your tickets Be upfront with your insurer ie.
Most banks limit cover to 35 days except ASB, ANZ and National Gold provide for 90 days Make sure you read the fine print, some policies have the wording of their policies online. Policy cover is based on limits associated with medical cover, loss of luggage, cancellations, personal liability, evacuation, rental vehicle excess and adventure activities.