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Doctor insights on: Taking Oxytetracycline And Cerazette

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After I stopped taking oxytetracycline for two weeks after 6-months of use, will they begin working again if I begin taking them again?

Depends: It is impossible to know why you were taking this and the purpose for discontinuing and restarting. If you provide more history it might be possible to provide a better answer. ...Read more

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Oxytetracycline and what else can be good for rosacea?

Oxytetracycline and what else can be good for rosacea?

Minocin, (minocycline) doxycycline: Oracea, minocin, (minocycline) doxycyline are form of tetracycline antibiotics that can be sued for rosacea. Oracea is low dose and therefore safer than full strength antibiotics. ...Read more

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How are oxytetracycline tablets for acne?

How are oxytetracycline tablets for acne?

In combination: If used with a topical agent such as benzoyl peroxide as tolerated, this is often enough to clear moderate acne, including on the trunk. ...Read more

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Can oxytetracycline and omeprazole taken together for rosacea?

Can oxytetracycline and omeprazole taken together for rosacea?

Yes: Oxytetracycline is an antibiotic used to treat skin conditions such as acne. It is not the best choice to treat rosacea. Omeprazole is used to decrease stomach acidity. It is not usually used to treat rosacea. You can combine the two. ...Read more

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How much time does it take for oxytetracycline to work for acne?

How much time does it take for oxytetracycline to work for acne?

Give it a month: However, if you're not seeing a benefit by two weeks, consider returning to your physician. Different people need different regimens. Never use an antibiotic as sole Rx for acne -- I trust you're also using topical benzyol peroxide or something else effective. ...Read more

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Can oxytetracycline and omeprazole be taken together for rosacea?

Can oxytetracycline and omeprazole be taken together for rosacea?

Rosacea: I am not familiar with this treatment for rosacea. Topical Metronidazole remains the gold standard. ...Read more

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How long does it take for oxytetracycline acne tablets to begin to work?

How long does it take for oxytetracycline acne tablets to begin to work?

They may not: Be sure not to take them with milk or antacids. Effects are obvious obvious within 2 weeks at a fair dosage. If they fail, there are other medicines to try. You may want to add a topical agent such as Clindamycin with or without a retinoic acid derivative. Good luck. ...Read more

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Does oxytetracycline actually help for acne? And does it remove acne marks

Does oxytetracycline actually help for acne? And does it remove acne marks

Not for scars: Tetracycline can control the development of acne and help in healing the ones there, but it does not do any thing for the scars/marks of acne. ...Read more

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I am taking oxytetracycline twice a day, is it safe if I take protein shake which contains a lot of magnesium, zinc....Etc? Thank you

I am taking oxytetracycline twice a day, is it safe if I take protein shake which contains a lot of magnesium, zinc....Etc? Thank you

Nobody uses this any: Nobody uses this anymore. Why do you? Why do you take the "shake"? The tetracycline will be very poorly absorbed if taken any time close to the shake. Probably you should stop both & see your dr if you have symptoms. ...Read more

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Is it a bad idea to take whey protein with oxytetracycline?

Is it a bad idea to take whey protein with oxytetracycline?

No: No problem with both taken together. They do not interfere with the absorption of each other. ...Read more

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Is it safe to take vitamin C with oxytetracycline?

Is it safe to take vitamin C with oxytetracycline?

Drug Interference: In some cases, taking Oxytetracycline may deplete or interfere with the function of the vitamin c. ...Read more

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Can oxytetracycline be used for ear infections?

Can oxytetracycline be used for ear infections?

Antibiotics: It may be but it is not a first line, or even second line medication choice for middle ear infections. More typically a penicillin like augmentin (amoxicillin and clavulanate). ...Read more

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Hi, been on oxytetracycline for 2 weeks for acne and it's causing easy bruising on my body. Why's this? Thanks.

Hi, been on oxytetracycline for 2 weeks for acne and it's causing easy bruising on my body. Why's this? Thanks.

Could be reaction: You should go see your doctor and get some blood work done. Oxytetracycline, though not available for human use in the US, can cause blood disorder that manifest as easy bruising. ...Read more

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I go gym and I need to take my protein shake, but the doctor gave me oxytetracycline for minor acne, is it safe to take the protein shake? Contains zinc

I go gym and I need to take my protein shake, but the doctor gave me oxytetracycline for minor acne, is it safe to take the protein shake? Contains zinc

Sure: Be sure you use topical benzoyl peroxide, retinoic acid or salicylic acid while you're on the tetracycline for the acne. I can't advise zinc as a routine supplement if you're not a vegetarian who needs complicated supplementation. Cheap protein power you buy on your own may be a better choice. ...Read more

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Worried about taking cerazette. What are the bad side effects?

Worried about taking cerazette. What are the bad side effects?

Cerazette: Would discuss these concerns with your gynecologist. http://www. Nhs. Uk/medicine-guides/pages/MedicineSideEffects. Aspx? Condition=Contraception&medicine=cerazette&preparation= ...Read more

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Worried about taking Cerazette and its side effects. Can they be serious?

Worried about taking Cerazette and its side effects. Can they be serious?

Side effects: Dear kermitsf1,
Interesting that you are from New Jersey which happens to be in the United States where Cerazette is not "approved." Why not?
As far as I know, since it is a simple progesterone and not patentable, no one wants to spend the bucks to get it through FDA. That's why you and others like you can't ask your doctor. Ask your politicians why can't we use a drug safe in other countries! ...Read more

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I am taking desogestrel. I completed the first 7 pills. My mistake is I took next the 14th day pill instead of the 8th day. Will the pills still work?

I am taking desogestrel. I completed the first 7 pills. My mistake is I took next the 14th day pill instead of the 8th day. Will the pills still work?

Yes: If you are taking desogestrel as a progestin only pill or as a component of one of the monophasic pills, the day 8 pill and the day 14 pill are the same. Just keep taking them and you can take the day 8 pill on day 14. Good luck ...Read more

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I am taking cerazette. Can I use norethesterone with it as I am due on but getting married friday?

I am taking cerazette. Can I use norethesterone with it as I am due on but getting married friday?

Birth control: Please talk to your Dr who prescribed it. Better talk to your prescribing Dr ...Read more

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Does Cerazette abort a baby?

Does Cerazette abort a baby?

No, generally not: Cerazette (generic name desogestrel) is a progesterone-only contraceptive pill, or "mini pill." it works by keeping your body from releasing an egg from the ovary, and also thickens mucus in the cervix (the opening to the uterus) to prevent sperm from entering. Finally, it changes the lining of the uterus to make pregnancy even less likely. ...Read more

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I've stopped Cerazette when will I ovulate?

I've stopped Cerazette when will I ovulate?

14 days before: An easy way to remember ovulation is that it occurs 14 days before your next cycle. If you know how many days between periods then you can calculate an approximate ovulation date. ...Read more

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Are levonorgestrel and desogestrel the same?

Are levonorgestrel and desogestrel the same?

No: No, they are 2 different types of progestins (often found in birth control pills) ...Read more