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Were you looking for more information about Minocycline? Monocycline is a common misspelling of minocycline.
Minocycline is a generic antibiotic commonly used for the treatment of bacterial infections such as chlamydia, urinary tract infections, and pneumonia. It can also be used to treat anthrax infections and acne. Minocycline, which is available by prescription only, comes as a capsule, tablet, or powder form (for dental use) and is usually taken once or twice a day. Before using the medication, you should talk to your healthcare provider if you are pregnant, have liver disease, or have kidney disease.
(Click Minocycline to find out more about what minocycline is used for, for a list of tips and precautions on how to use the medicine, and to learn about the potential side effects of the drug. You can also click on the various links in the box to the right to access specific topics on minocycline.)
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