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Antibiotic Cream vs. Minocycline for Infection

Antibiotic Cream

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Minocycline

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Other Names: Minocin   Solodyn   Dynacin
Rating: 2.5 out of 5
Based on 11,712 patient discussions on healthcare websites and blogs
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Rating: 3 out of 5
Based on 28,976 patient discussions on healthcare websites and blogs
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Minocycline (International Nonproprietary Name) is a broad-spectrum antibiotic tetracycline antibiotics, and has a broader spectrum than the other members of the group. It is a bacteriostatic antibiotic, classified as a long-acting type. As a result of ... Read more on Wikipedia
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What patients are saying about Antibiotic Cream vs. Minocycline

10 patient discussions from healthcare websites and blogs
Im on minocycline, working pretty good for me...
...if I miss even one tab I will get a spot a few days later.... rggg. Also was told I couldnt take within 2 hours of drinking milk (Milk fights it for absorbion or something), so that gets kinda hard...
im 19, on minocycline as well as a topical antibiotic cream...
...on minocycline as well as a topical antibiotic cream and I still get bad acne. It...
when I was a teenager for bad acne it worked great...
...when I was a teenager for bad acne it worked great but I often wonder today if it was the cause of my UC or if I picked up something when I went to mexico back in 1988 because I became severly ill ...
but my derm put me on minocycline last week. Also, I...
...minocycline last week. Also, I am using differin since three nights. Before that, I was using topical antibiotic cream. Since I started using medication or more precisely, oral antibiotics; the...
i suddenly stop taking minocycline? (2x100mg day) i dont...
...minocycline, can i just ...can i suddenly stop taking minocycline? (2x100mg day) i dont have any breakouts anymore but im gonna continue with using antibiotic cream., also im starting getting...
not a virus. I also tried taking it again after I felt bet...
...work by itself. Then they put me on a 30 day dose of Minocycline. After 10 days ...was a reaction to the minocycline, not a virus. I also tried taking it again after I felt better / symptons cam...
happily, the minocycline seems to be working. I've got a...
...do now is take my one minocycline capsule in the middle ...the day. Also, happily, the minocycline seems to be working. I've got a few ...credit the meds, plus the antibiotic cream, plus a ...
course of minocycline with antibiotic cream ointment on...
...s occr in normal wound it can be treated by short course of minocycline with antibiotic cream ointment on area but you consult the doctor who can treat it accordi...
in. Before I have tried minocycline but I became immune...
...(sulfer based antibiotic cream) last Thursday and its already starting to kick in. Before I have tried minocycline but...
antibiotic cream. Take oral antibiotics like doxycycline...
...It may be due to friction or pressure. Apply antibiotic cream. Take oral antibiotics like doxycycline or minocycline for 2 to 4 weeks. You might be alright....
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