A 16-year-old male asked:
can i take solodyn, advil or tylenol, (acetaminophen) and multivitamins together? what are the potential drug interactions? side effects? thanks.
2 doctor answers • 4 doctors weighed in
Holistic Medicine 40 years experience
Not at same time: Solodyn (minocycline) has many interactions; taking with calcium (usually found in multivits) can reduce absorption- they should be taken at least 2 hours apart.
Solodyn (minocycline) kills our friendly intestinal flora which can lead to yeast overgrowth ; a wide range of side effects. It's wise to take probiotics ; not use it very long. Topical antibiotics ok. Regular Ibuprofen use can cause ulcers ; GI bleeds.See comment:.
Psychiatry 25 years experience
Check & see: You can use a drug interaction checker whenever you have questions about drug-drug interactions or drug - food interactions. Here is 1 option (Drugs.Com): https://www.drugs.com/drug_interactions.php Your pharmacist is also a good source of info.
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