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Minocycline

Also known as Minocin


Minocycline (INN) is a broad-spectrum tetracycline antibiotic, and has a broader spectrum than the other members of the group. It is a bacteriostatic antibiotic, classified as a long-acting type. As a result of its long half-life it generally has serum levels 2–4 times that of the simple water-soluble tetracyclines (150 mg giving 16 times the activity levels compared with 250 mg of tetracycline at 24–48 hours).

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Estimated Total Cost: $33.31 for an average of 28 days supply

What is it prescribed for?

Patients are most commonly prescribed minocycline to treat acne, acne or pimples, rosacea, and fungal infection of the hair.

What drug interactions are known?

Do not take minocycline if you are taking any of the following:

Critical Interactions

Significant Interactions

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