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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of Tetracycline Oral.

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Condition: Acne
3/8/2010 11:22:50 AM

Reviewer: 45-54 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I was in my late 30's and early 40's and developed a severe case of acne. My dermatologist put me on this medication along with the topical medication Benzaclin. It took a good month or so to start working and then I took it for a few years. It worked wonders. When it was time to try to get off, I did ok. I believe it was from some type of infection going on in my body. I don't n ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Acne
10/28/2009 6:09:42 PM

Reviewer: Mel, 25-34 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 2

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I went in with a little bit of ACNE and now after taking this medicine for 5 weeks, my acne is 10 times WORSE!! The acne started getting worse the same week I started taking it. Also it causes my throat to BURN! UGH it hurts.

Condition: Acne
10/16/2009 11:51:39 PM

Reviewer: LeesaLayne, 35-44 Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
Starts healing the first day that i begin taking it. In a week, it's completely clear, but I finish all medication.

Condition: Acne
10/1/2009 12:21:06 PM

Reviewer: Tyler, 55-64 Male on Treatment for 5 to less than 10 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I've had acne for nearly 50 years. In my early twenties (1971-1976) I went on this drug for several years. It helped the acne, but I developed severe allergies... Hay fever, grass and weed allergies, animal fur, etc. I never connected the drug with my sudden allergic condition until years later. I have since read that this can happen with this family of drugs. I've been off of all drugs f ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Acne
8/2/2009 12:30:57 AM

Reviewer: 25-34 Female on Treatment for 5 to less than 10 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I am a 26 female with severe adult cystic acne. tetracycline clears my acne completely within a month and a half. I have been on and off of this med for 8 years. SE I've encountered are recurring yeast inf and sensitivity to the sun. It is not a med to be on during pregnancy, this I found was the only down side. It is a severe teratogen, that at about the 10th week of pregnancy effects the dev ... Show Full Comment

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