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Dr. Stanley Katz
46 years experience Dermatology
See dermatologist: There are top meds which might work, depending on the type of acne you have. For women with certain types of hormonal acne, another type of oral med, ... Read More

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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jose Prieto-hernandez
35 years experience Infectious Disease
No: Basal body temperature return to baseline if organism being treated is susceptible to this antibiotic.!
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
31 years experience Psychiatry
Minocycline: Is a broad-spectrum tetracycline antibiotic, a long-acting one used mainly to treat acne.
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A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Dansie
15 years experience Family Medicine
Antibiotic: Treats pimples and red bumps in acne patients who are 12 years of age and older. This medicine is a tetracycline antibiotic. Minocycline (minocin) is ... Read More
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Dr. Michael Fisher
31 years experience Dermatology
Minocycline: Minocycline is excreted in the urine and feces and is metabolized partially by the liver and is removed by the body in 77.5 hours after you stop takin ... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
31 years experience Psychiatry
Minocycline: Is a broad-spectrum tetracycline antibiotic, a long-acting one used mainly to treat acne.
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A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Paige Gutheil
18 years experience Family Medicine
Call dr or pharmacy: Minocycline is prescribed different ways so you will need to confirm with your doctor or pharmacist.
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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. HECTOR Franco
45 years experience Dermatology
Not necessary: Rule of thumb is to take tetracyclines like Minocycline an hour before or two hours after eating. This is especially true for milk or other foods con ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stephen Scholand
22 years experience Infectious Disease
Minocycline: This is a tetracycline class antibiotic and often is used for skin infections. If this is the question you're asking, there are other factors in play ... Read More
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Charles Turck
16 years experience Pharmacology
Calcium interferes: The calcium in milk may bind the minocycline, prevent it from being reabsorbed, and working properly - effectively preventing it from working it and d ... Read More

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