A 35-year-old female asked:
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if i'm proscribed minocycline 100 mg twice a day, can i take the pills within 6 hours of each other or does it have to be 12 hours apart?

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Dr. Vicki Levine
40 years experience Dermatology
Probably fine: 6 hours apart would most likely be alright.
Answered on Nov 29, 2013

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