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Minocycline

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/ 29,014 posts
Other Names: Minocin   Solodyn   Dynacin

Tetracycline

Rx
/ 22,652 posts
Other Names: Tetralysal   Sumycin   Ornacycline   Achromycin   Topicycline
Rating: 3 out of 5
Based on 29,014 patient discussions on healthcare websites and blogs
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Rating: 3 out of 5
Based on 22,652 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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By Jennifer
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What patients are saying about Minocycline vs. Tetracycline

2,305 patient discussions from healthcare websites and blogs
tetracycline and wind their way up to minocycline and if...
...The docs/derms usually start with tetracycline and wind their way up to minocycline and if that still doesn't ...often try bactrim. Apparently bactrim often works because it kills an...
to minocycline, hoping it will help more! my regimen...
...and i just switched from tetracycline to minocycline, hoping it will help more! my regimen ...water dip. 50mg minocycline. night. cetaphil cleanser. ...10% BP 50mg minocycline. I also mois...
He changed my Tetracycline 500 mg to Minocycline 100 mg...
...mg to Minocycline 100 mg 2X Day and told me to continue with Derma-Smoothe/FS Scalp Oil but reduce to every other night and continue switching off with Capex shampoo and Head & Shoulders. The one...
info. Before tetracycline I was on Minocycline, but mino...
...that's all great info. Before tetracycline I was on Minocycline, but mino didn't work. I am ALREADY noticing some changes in my acne but I am also ...doc has me on Tetracycline for the next ye...
pretty much clear but decided to switch over to minocycline
...i was put on tetracycline, and it lasted about two weeks. after that i was pretty much clear but...
on tetracycline to, but I switched to minocycline, and now...
Yea, I was on tetracycline to, but I switched to minocycline, and now he is thinking about doubling the dosage to twice a day....
that I became immune to it and had to switch to Minocycline...
...Tetracycline once a day, it took about two weeks before noticed a difference, sadly not to long after that I became immune to it and had t...
a month ago and have recentloy switched to minocycline...
 New treatment suggestions Hello, I st5arted taking tetracycline a month ago and have recentloy switched to minocycline and duac as recommended by my derm. Are there...
immunte after taking it too much .. switch to tetracycline...
...peroxide 2.5% with minocycline and an effective ...have ou taken minocycline? the body becomes immunte after taking it too much .. switch to tetracycline or some...
starting to clear up but then he switched me to tetracycline...
...even antibiotics (tetracycline for 2 months) but nothing works. the doctor prescribed be with minocycline and within a month it was starting to clear up but then he switched me to tetracycline and...
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