More Details on Minocycline
What If I Take an Overdose?
People who take too much minocycline may have overdose symptoms that could include:
If you happen to overdose, seek immediate medical attention (see Minocycline Overdose).
How Should Minocycline Be Stored?
Minocycline capsules and tablets should be stored at room temperature. Minocycline should be kept protected from light, moisture, and excessive heat.
Keep minocycline and all medications out of the reach of children.
What Should I Do If I Miss a Dose?
If you do not take your minocycline as scheduled, take it as soon as you remember, unless it is almost time for your next scheduled dose. If it is almost time for your next scheduled dose, skip the one you forgot and take your next dose instead. Never take a double dose!
Who Makes It?
Minocycline is manufactured by a number of companies, including:
- Watson Labs
Minocycline is a generic medication. It is also available under a number of brand names, such as:
Strengths of Minocycline
Minocycline comes in a number of strengths and forms, including:
- Minocycline 50, 75, and 100 mg tablets (Dynacin)
- Minocycline 50, 75, and 100 mg capsules (Dynacin)
- Minocycline 50 and 100 mg pellet-filled capsules (Minocin)
- Minocycline 45, 55, 65, 80, 90, 105, 115, and 135 mg extended-release tablets (Solodyn)
- Minocycline 45, 67.5, 90, 112.5, and 135 mg extended-release capsules (Ximino)
- Minocycline 1 mg sustained-release powder (Arestin).