Minocycline – Minocycline helps in the treatment of fights bacteria in the body. Also, this medicine helps in treat severe acne. Minocycline refers to a class of drugs that well-known as tetracycline antibiotics. This antibiotic works by stopping the growth of bacteria. The medicine treats only bacterial infections but it will not work for viral infections. Most of the doctor prescribes the medicine for the treatment of gonorrhea, syphilis, and other infections as a second-line drug in those with a penicillin allergy.
How to Use:
While using minocycline read the patient information leaflet is available from your doctor. The best time to take this medicine is an empty stomach. Take it by your mouth or as your doctor directs you. If you take capsules swallow them whole but don’t lie down for at least 10 minutes after taking this medicine. The dosage and duration are prescribed by your doctor based on your health condition or response to treatment.
- Hair loss
- Discoloration of your skin or nails
- Spinning sensation
- Muscle or joint pain
- Rash or Itching
Most people don’t need medical attention if they feel any of these side effects because they get disappear with time. If these side effects bother you or feel unwell, then you should consult your doctor.
This product may contain inactive ingredients that may cause you an allergic reaction if you have an allergy to it then tell your doctor before using it. This medicine may make you dizzy so you shouldn’t drive or do any activity that needs clear vision until you are sure that your vision is not blurred. During pregnancy or breastfeeding try to avoid this product, consult your doctor and discuss all benefits and risks of this medicine.