Doctor insights on:
Minocycline Hydrochloride Side Effects
I took 700 mg of minocycline hydrochloride (100 mg) for 3 days. How long until it is completely out of my system?
Twice daily x 7 days: This is not the usual choice of medications but will work. Twice a day for 7 days is the recommended dose. ...Read more
Could antibiotic: Minomycin (in Australia), or minocycline hydrochloride, (prescribed as 3 month course - acne) cause suicidal tendencies/ depression?
Not likely, but: There've been some reported mood change effects - not common and severity is not mentioned. If you have a tendency toward this sort of intense depression, it might be wise to avoid this elective medication in favor of an alternative approach. Only you and your doctor know how crucial acne Tx is for you. One ting that may help is knowing it's not a meaningful depression - just short-term chemistry. ...Read more
No.: The generic is as good. Have not written an rx for the non-generic in years. ...Read more
Can minocin make acne worse ? What's the process(i took minocycline for 3 months, not impressed by the results, even got acne where i never had before
Not effective 4 you: Minocycline is a commonly used oral medication for acne and it is quite good, but does not work for everyone. It should not make the acne worse. However, your acne may have just progressed/worsened on its own and Minocycline was not effective and so may seem like it made things worse. I would consult doc gain for other option as there are quite a few. Good luck. ...Read more
Been on 100mg of minocycline a day for 3 months now. How long can I stay on this? Any side effects from bring on so long?
Maybe: Long term abx can cause a few things to happen. As the number ; kind of bacteria in your GI tract change, it can cause diarrhea etc. Also, it selects resistant bacteria: all that are susceptible die out, and the ones that aren't proliferate. That said, many infection-causing bacteria are already resistant to tetracyclines. Most ppl can take Minocycline for years w/o any major side effects. ...Read more
How long to take Minocycline for acne? Heard that serious side effects can occur from taking it long term.
I started taking minocycline a week ago once a day for my acne. What are the potential side effects?
- Talk to a doctor live online for free
- Oxymetazoline hydrochloride side effects
- Cetirizine hydrochloride 10mg side effects
- Creatine hydrochloride side effects
- Ask a doctor a question free online
- Oxymetazoline hydrochloride nasal spray side effects
- Pramoxine hydrochloride side effects
- Phenazopyridine hydrochloride side effects
- Betahistine hydrochloride side effects
- Talk to a dermatologist online