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Minocycline

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/ 29,011 posts
Other Names: Minocin   Solodyn   Dynacin

Tetracycline

Rx
/ 22,650 posts
Other Names: Tetralysal   Sumycin   Ornacycline   Achromycin   Topicycline
Rating: 3 out of 5
Based on 29,011 patient discussions on healthcare websites and blogs
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Rating: 3 out of 5
Based on 22,650 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
Tetracycline (International Nonproprietary Name) is a broad-spectrum polyketide antibiotic produced by the Streptomyces genus of Actinobacteria, indicated for use against many bacterial infections. It is a protein synthesis inhibitor. It is commonly... Read more on Wikipedia
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What patients are saying about Minocycline vs. Tetracycline

2,305 patient discussions from healthcare websites and blogs
from Minocycline to another Tetracycline following Mino's...
...I plan to switch from Minocycline to another Tetracycline following Mino's decreasing effectiveness. Am...
Minocycline are from the Tetracycline family aren't...
...thanks. Yeah, Doxycycline, Minocycline are from the Tetracycline family aren't they? What...
however in vitro resistance to tetracycline may...
...\"Susceptibility to tetracycline is predictive for susceptibility to minocycline, however in vitro resistance to tetracycline may or may not accurately predict resistance to minocycline\" It...
use for acne (minocycline/tetracycline) Around 2004,...
...minocycline for some reason about 2007 and kept using it daily until 2010 (when my doctor said to stop using it when I was diagnosed with Hypothyroidism). I've read a little about long term antibi...
Minocycline belongs to tetracycline group of medications...
Hi fdp, Minocycline belongs to tetracycline group of medications . Tetracycline is known to cause pill esophagitis which produces symptoms similar to GERD . This occurs especially when the...
took minocycline and all the way up to tetracycline. Now my...
...were moderate/severe till I took minocycline and all the way up to tetracycline. Now my face acne, except forehead is usually...
Tetracycline. The problem with Minocycline is the cost-...
...My dermatologist gave me Tetracycline which I had used successfully in the past, but I found that it just wasn't working anymore. I switched to Minocycline ...The problem with Minocycline...
after i switched over to the minocycline. is this normal?...
 should this happen?, minocycline question i recently switched over from tetracycline 250 mg to minocycline 100 mg. as expected, ...breakout after i switched over to the minocycline. is this normal...
dangerous for driving, etc. so I switched to tetracycline...
...minocycline a few years ago and it made me really lightheaded and dizzy. This is listed as one of the possible side-effects of the drug. I was having coordination problems too - and I'm a dancer ...
the Tetracycline lost its effect. Anyways, my question...
...Well I've been on anti-biotics for 3 months now and they've worked great. I had to switch to Minocycline from Tetracycline a month ago because the Tetracycline lost its effect. Anyways,...
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