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Doxycycline can take 3 to 7 days to work.

FAQ

How long does it take for doxycycline to work for bacterial infection?

It can take up to a week for this medication to work. However, even if you feel better, finish the round of antibiotics as directed by your prescribing physician.

How long does it take for doxycycline to work?

Doxycycline can take 3 to 7 days to start to work.

Does doxycycline get worse before it gets better?

When it comes to acne, effective treatments will actually make breakouts appear worse before they get better. That is because the medication is working to expel current dirt, debris, and bacteria already lodged in pores. After this initial expulsion period, skin can start to look noticeably smoother.

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