What is Cynomycin (Minocycline) used for?
Cynomycin (Minocycline) is a tetracycline antibiotic which is effective in treating many types of bacterial infections, such as infections of the skin, urinary tract and genitals, as well as treating acne. It is also used to rid the nose and throat of bacteria that may cause meningitis. This medication treats these conditions by eliminating the bacteria that cause the infections to occur.
How should I use Cynomycin (Minocycline)?
Cynomycin (Minocycline) comes in the form of capsules, which are normally taken twice per day, every 12 hours. However, the dosage may vary for each patient, and some patients may be told to take up to 4 doses per day. You should take these tablets on an empty stomach, and drink a glass of water with every dose.
What are the side effects of Cynomycin (Minocycline)?
Side effects of Cynomycin (Minocycline) include:
You should inform your physician if you are worried about any side effects.
Strictly follow all instructions provided to you by your physician or pharmacist while using Cynomycin (Minocycline). Optimum and safe dosage can differ based on the patient and the condition being treated.
As this medication may be unsafe for certain patients, it is essential you always inform your physician if you are pregnant or breastfeeding, as well as if you have any allergies, other illnesses, or ongoing health conditions, and if you are taking any other form of medication, supplements, or herbal products.
Immediately seek emergency medical care if you have any allergic or hypersensitive reaction. Common signs of a reaction include hives, swelling, skin rashes, chest pains, as well as trouble breathing or swallowing.