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Acne vulgaris (or cystic acne) is a common human skin disease, characterized by areas of skin with seborrhea (scaly red skin), c...
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Other name: Tetralysal (Tetralysal)
Other name: Azithromycin (Azithromycin)
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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...
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Azithromycin is an azalide, a subclass of macrolide antibiotics.Azithromycin is one of the world's best-selling antibiotics, marketed in the United States under the name Zithromax, and under a variety of brand names and generic labels worldwide. It...
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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...
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Azithromycin is an azalide, a subclass of macrolide antibiotics.Azithromycin is one of the world's best-selling antibiotics, marketed in the United States under the name Zithromax, and under a variety of brand names and generic labels worldwide. It...
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I have been treated with zithromax and EES with positive...
" ...for your response. I am allergic to tetracycline and unable to take doxycycline. I have been treated with zithromax and EES with positive ...symtoms that we feel is a neck pain and pressure... "

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When I was on the zithromax I waited and kept getting break...
" ...it's only been two weeks on the doxycycline if I ...it works. I've been on tetracycline, minocycline, and azithromycin (zithromax). When I was on the zithromax I waited and kept getting break ou... "

to Penicillin, Tetracycline, Versed and Zithromax....I...
" Is it safe to take the drug Ancef if you are allergic to Penicillin? ...sight it says not to..... (He knows I'm allergic to Penicillin, Tetracycline, Versed and Zithroma... "

and Zithromax are all effective against chlamydia....
" ...be treated at the same time to prevent reinfection. Antibiotics such as doxycycline, tetracycline, and Zithromax are all effective against chlamydia. Be careful in the future and it's best to use... "

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he took them... Is zithromax 1 gram dosage as effective as...
" ...Is zithromax 1 gram dosage as effective as doxycycline 100mg bid x 10days..is tetracycline also used for tx... "

shoulders. I had taken zithromax for chest infection and...
" ...face, shoulders. I had taken zithromax for chest infection and steroids, and ...my rosacea terribly. I've been prescribed tetracycline for the first time and I'm using the metrogel. How long sho... "

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became allergic to penecillin, tetracycline, zithromax. He...
" ...try the clear Benedryl? I can ...one he became allergic to penecillin, tetracycline, zithromax. He can take Bactrim, Biaxin, and Erythromycin. They usually give him Biaxin. Katherine didn'... "

I was on doxy and zithro...in the summer...and then...
" ...approaches...Tier 2 is using a tetracycline and macrolide combination for ...is rifampin. I was on doxy and zithro...in the summer...and then that ...if it's because the doxy/zithro was star... "

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I am so mad after realizing this!! That doc just kept...
" ...First Tetracycline for a little acne on ...Levaquin, then Zithromax twice!! All this in a matter of 2-3 months. I am so mad after realizing this!! That doc just kept putting me on meds and I... "

to take them anymore. I was tired of having an upset stomach...
" ...erythromycin and then tetracycline. I got to the point where I just decided I wasnt going to take them anymore. I was tired of having an upset stomach all of the ...cephalexin and zithromax for... "

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