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Minicycline Capsule

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Composition for Minicycline Capsule

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Primary uses of Minicycline Capsule

MRP
25.42
₹2.54/Capsule
10 capsules in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of Minicycline Capsule

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Uses of Minicycline Capsule

Minicycline Capsule is used in the treatment of bacterial infections.
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Minicycline Capsule side effects

Common

Nausea, Vomiting, Diarrhoea.

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How to use Minicycline Capsule

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. Minicycline Capsule is to be taken empty stomach.
Take this medicine one hour before food or two hours after food, with a full glass of water. You can take this medicine with food if it upsets your stomach.
Avoid Minicycline Capsule with dairy products such as milk, cheese, curd, butter, paneer and ice cream.

How Minicycline Capsule works

Minicycline Capsule is an antibiotic. It stops bacterial growth by inhibiting synthesis of essential proteins, which are required by bacteria to carry out vital functions.

In Depth Information on Minicycline Capsule

Expert advice for Minicycline Capsule

  • Your doctor has prescribed Minicycline to cure your infection and improve symptoms.
  • Take Minicycline with food and plenty of fluids to avoid an upset stomach and acid reflux.
  • Do not skip any doses and finish the full course of treatment even if you feel better.
  • Do not take calcium, antacids or iron at least 2 hours before or 6 hours after taking Minicycline.
  • Discontinue Minicycline and inform your doctor immediately if you get a rash, itchy skin, swelling of face and mouth, or have difficulty in breathing.
  • Diarrhea may occur as a side effect but should stop when your course is complete. Inform your doctor if it doesn't stop or if you find blood in your stools.
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Minicycline Capsule related warnings
Special precautions for Minicycline Capsule
Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Minicycline Capsule is unsafe to use during pregnancy.
There is positive evidence of human fetal risk, but the benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk, for example in life-threatening situations. Please consult your doctor.
Lactation
Minicycline Capsule is probably safe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
Driving
Minicycline Capsule may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
Visual disturbances such as blurring of vision may occur during treatment with doxycycline.
Kidney
SAFE
Minicycline Capsule is safe to use in patients with kidney disease. No dose adjustment of Minicycline Capsule is recommended.
However, talk to your doctor if you have any underlying kidney disease.
Liver
CAUTION
Minicycline Capsule should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Minicycline Capsule may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

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Frequently asked questions about Minicycline Capsule

Frequently asked questions about Doxycycline

Q. Is Doxicip 100/Doxt s/doxycycline a steroid, a macrolide or a penicillin?
Doxycycline belongs to class of medications called tetracycline antibiotics. Doxycycline is not a steroid, does not belong to penicillin family and is not a macrolide antibiotic
If used for approved indication in appropriate doses, Minicycline is relatively safe. Please consult your doctor before taking the drug
Minicycline is not used to treat viral infection such as common cold and flu. Minicycline can be used to treat sore throat, boils, strep infection, ear infection
It is used for methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus infection. Always consult your doctor before use
Q. Can I take doxycycline with ibuprofen, prednisone, Nyquil, azithromycin, antihistaminic or Tylenol?
Doxycycline may be taken with ibuprofen, prednisone, Nyquil, azithromycin, antihistaminic or Tylenol. However, consult your doctor before use it together, for the change of dose regimen or an alternative drug of choice
Minicycline helps in preventing the formation of new acne scars, but may not work for the scars which have already formed
Minicycline may cause weight gain, tiredness and headache. These effects may vary with the individual taking the medicine.

Severely interacts with other drugs like

Taking Minicycline with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Minicycline with Acitretin
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Acitretin: Acipsor, Aceret, Sorid, Zoratame, Acitrin, Acrotac, A Tret, Actoid, Soretin
Minicycline with Strontium Chloride
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Strontium Chloride: Strotas
Minicycline with Primidone
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Primidone: Mysoline, Prolet
Minicycline with Phenobarbitone
SERIOUS
Minicycline with Sodium Bicarbonate
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Sodium Bicarbonate: Diosis, Sodanet, Nodosis, Auxisoda, Audosis, Sodapill, Nocidos, Sobinate, Sodarise, Sarpix, Sodac, Acidose, Nabico, Sodocel, Sodonish, Sobisafe
Minicycline with Quinapril
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Quinapril: Acupil, Q Press
Minicycline with Magaldrate
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Magaldrate: Magflux, Magasip
Minicycline with Rifampicin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Rifampicin: Monocin, Rifacept, R-Cin, Montomycin, Ticin, Cavidin, Rimactane, Rimpacin, Exact, Coxid, Gocox, Rifampila, Tricin, Rimpin, RF
Minicycline with Fosphenytoin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Fosphenytoin: Fosphen, Fosentin, Fosolin, Neofost, Rapitoin
Minicycline with Nicergoline
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Nicergoline: Cholergol, Sermion, Nicerbium
Minicycline with Warfarin
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Warfarin: Sofarin, Warf, Uniwarfin, Mywarf
Minicycline with Ergotamine
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Ergotamine: Ergacap, Ergotab
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Acenocoumarol / Nicoumalone: Acethromb, Nicoz, Artiflo, Acitrom, Acenomac
Minicycline with Phenindione
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Phenindione: Dindevan
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