Minocycline is an antibiotic that can treat various bacterial infections, including moderate to severe acne. This broad-spectrum tetracycline antibiotic may also be prescribed for UTIs, inflammatory diseases and some sexually transmitted diseases.
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What is Minocycline?

It is a type of tetracycline antibiotic treating bacterial infections such as acne, pneumonia and bronchitis.

How does it work?

This prescription medication aims to prevent bacteria from growing and spreading in the body.

Is Minocycline suitable for me?

It is a useful medication as it is referred to as a broad-spectrum antibiotic and can be used to treat a wide range of bacterial infections.

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Side Effects

Please examine whether you are allergic to any of the listed ingredients. Like all medicines, this medicine can cause side effects, although not everybody gets them.

Rare Side Effects

  • Allergic reactions
  • Inflammation
  • Headaches
  • Sunlight sensitivity

Disclaimer: This website does not constitute as medical advice, you should also consult with a doctor before taking medication. If you experience any major reactions to any medication you are taking, you must seek immediate medical attention.


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Your dosage is dependent on your doctor's recommendations and the extent of your condition.

Recommended Dosage for Minocycline

For general infections

  • 200mg a day to be taken in divided doses

For acne

  • 50mg twice a day for a minimum of six weeks

For gonorrhoea

  • The starting dose is 200mg

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Minocycline Patient Leaflet

To view the Minocycline Patient Leaflet click here.

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Can Minocycline treat all stages of acne?

Minocycline treats the active stage of acne but not the acne scars. Topical treatments can be used to treat scars.

What should I do if I miss a dose of Minocycline?

It is important to continue to your next scheduled dose. Do not double up capsules for any missed doses.

If my infection has cleared up can I stop taking Minocycline?

It is important to finish taking all of the capsules prescribed to you, and then return to your doctor to monitor the effectiveness of the treatment once the course is completed.

Can Minocycline be used on a long term basis?

Yes, if your treatment lasts for longer than 6 months your doctor will give you regular blood tests to check for the presence of SLE and that your liver is working properly.

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