Advise Using an Inexpensive Doxycycline Generic in Most Cases

The new Doryx MPC 120 mg tabs will lead to confusion about how different forms of doxycycline compare.

Doryx MPC (doxycycline hyclate delayed-release) has a "modified polymer coat." It's designed to further delay the release of doxycycline to reduce exposure in the upper GI tract...compared to the original Doryx.

But there's no proof Doryx MPC is better tolerated than Doryx.

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