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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of minocycline Misc.

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5 Total User Reviews

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1-5 of 5
Condition: Other
7/9/2014 9:49:10 PM

Reviewer: agwat, 55-64 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
A little wary of taking this for 30 days for a follicle infection. Feel the usual side affects, but not too bad to quit taking it.

Condition: Other
10/13/2011 2:29:46 PM

Reviewer: 25-34 Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 2

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I had taken and have been in pain for over 1 year and have symptoms of Lupus which they said was drug induced.I wasn't aware this was a side effect of this drug.

Condition: Other
8/26/2011 10:27:56 PM

Reviewer: minocycline 100mg, 19-24 Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
A lot of long term side effects.

Condition: Other
5/26/2009 11:35:39 PM

Reviewer: 45-54 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I have rosacea i don't remember since when but i think it has been more than 10 years, i have seen a lot of dermatologist here and in mexico and all that they prescribed was tetracycline and metrogel (metrocream) i have been using it for years and never helped me. I could not use any moisturizers for my skin, because it got really red. I went to another dermatologist in march (2 months ago) an ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Other
1/7/2009 4:31:21 PM

Reviewer: happyteen, 13-18 Female (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
I used this med. to treat my acne, which was really annoying and painful, I got acne in 3rd grade and was put on the med. in 6th grade and it has really helped a ton! I don't have to take it all the time, only when i know i am getting a breakout. I don't have any side effects, which is really cool. I would recommend it to anyone who is having a hard time with acne and just want it gone. ... Show Full Comment

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