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What are the side effects of taking tetracycline if it is not needed?

Side effects. The side effects of tetracycline differ depending on the age of the patient. If tetracycline is given to a young child who is forming its adult teeth, it can stain the teeth. In women who have a propensity for a vaginal discharge, tetracycline can kill off the bacteria and the yeast that are in the vagina will see more food and can overgrow making a yeast discharge worse. Some forms of tetracycl. Read more...

Are there any side effects for oral tetracycline used for dermatitis?

Yes. every drug may have adverse reactions. FIRST... DO NOT TAKE IF PREGNANT. I don't smile in the photo because my teeth were stained in early childhood by tetracycline OLIVE GREEN. Affects teeth/bones of fetus. Also, can cause fatal liver damage in pregnant women. then, it's flourescent. It makes you more likely to sunburn. Read more...

Side effects of tetracycline?

A few. Tetracycline should not be given in pregnancy due to staining of the teeth of the fetus. Like all drugs tetracycline can cause allergy. It can lead to overgrowth of other organisms particularly candida in the vagina. It might not be effective in some cases and of course will not work for viral illness. It is a useful and very inexpensive drug which is now not being carried in some pharmacies. Read more...

What are the side effects of tetracycline on fetus?

Teeth stains. Tetracyclines (including doxycycline) are avoided during pregnancy because they can cause permanent yellow-gray-brown tooth discoloration in adults after fetal/childhood exposure. Read more...

I'm on helidac (bismuth subsalicylate metronidazole and tetracycline) therapy for h-pylori. Side effects are real bad, will they last?

Helidac (bismuth subsalicylate metronidazole and tetracycline) therapy. The side effects will go away once you have finished the course of treatment. Read more...