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Minocycline Hydrochloride: Oral tablet, extended release

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  • Reported side effects
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Minocycline 90mg ER Tab
Mylan Pharmaceuticals Inc
Pill Identification: MX 97 
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Minocycline 45mg ER Tab
Barr Laboratories Inc a Division of Teva USA
Pill Identification: b  |  178
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Minocycline 90mg ER Tab
Barr Laboratories Inc a Division of Teva USA
Pill Identification: b  |  179

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What is this medicine?

MINOCYCLINE (mi noe SYE kleen) is a tetracycline antibiotic. It is used to treat certain kinds of bacterial infections. It will not work for colds, flu, or other viral infections.

Similar Brand Name Drugs : Solodyn: Oral tablet, extended release

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CVS Pharmacy Patient Statistics for Minocycline Hydrochloride: Oral tablet, extended release
Usage by Gender
59.56%
40.44%
Generic vs. Brand Name Usage*
*Brand contains same active ingredient but may not represent FDA-approved generic equivalent
Usage by Age
44.44%
37.78%
17.33%
0.44%
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