Minolox 50mg Tablet

Medically reviewed by Dr. Naresh Dang | Written By Sonu Kumar Rao

Last updated on: November 02, 2020 10:26 am

Minolox 50mg Tablet

Uses of Minolox 50mg Tablet

Minolox 50mg Tablet is used for the treatment or prevention of the following disease(s):

Urinary Tract Infections, Respiratory Infections, Skin Infections, Severe Acne, Gonorrhea, Tick Fever, Chlamydia

Side effects of Minolox 50mg Tablet

The most common side effects of Minolox 50mg Tablet are – Dizziness, Mild Nausea, Mild Diarrhea, Upset Stomach, Muscle Pain, Skin Rash, Itching

These side effects can usually occur in patients. However, these are only indicative and not all patients will experience them.

Precautions while using Minolox 50mg Tablet

Do not use Minolox 50mg Tablet if you are allergic to – Minocycline

If you have heart disease, liver or kidney disease, drug or alcohol addiction, consult your doctor before using Minolox 50mg Tablet.

If you are allergic to any medicine or food, consult your doctor before using this medicine.

Use this medicine under the supervision of your doctor.

To avoid an adverse reaction, consult your doctor if you are already taking other medicines.

How Minolox 50mg Tablet works

Minolox 50mg Tablet contains – Minocycline

Minocycline may be bacteriostatic by binding to microorganism’s ribosomal subunits, inhibiting protein synthesis, may also alter the cytoplasmic membrane of susceptible microorganisms.

Dosage of Minolox 50mg Tablet

The dosage of Minolox 50mg Tablet depends on many factors such as the patient age, health, medical condition or history of the patient and many other conditions.

Please use this medicine as prescribed by your doctor.

Overdose of Minolox 50mg Tablet

If you forget to take a dose of Minolox 50mg Tablet, do not take two doses at the same time, there is a risk of overdose.

If you notice any unusual reaction in your body after taking this medicine, contact your doctor immediately or call your local medical emergency number.

Precautions & Warnings

Alcohol

Information will be added soon.

Pregnancy

Information will be added soon.

Breastfeeding

Information will be added soon.

Driving

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Kidney

Information will be added soon.

Liver

Information will be added soon.

Alternate Brands

For informational purposes only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicines.

Divaine 50mg Tablet  ( Cipla Ltd. )

219.45  10 Tablets Strip Tablets Strip

Cynomycin 50mg Capsule  ( Pfizer Ltd. )

180.29  6 Capsules Strip Tablets Strip

Interaction

Drug :- Antacids (including sodium bicarbonate) and laxatives containing aluminum, magnesium, or calcium, antidiarrheals: May decrease antibiotic absorption. Give antibiotic 1 hour before or 2 hours after these drugs.

Ferrous sulfate and other iron products, zinc: May decrease antibiotic absorption. Give drug 2 hours before or 3 hours after iron.

Hormonal contraceptives: May decrease contraceptive effectiveness and increase risk of breakthrough bleeding. Advise patient to use nonhormonal contraceptive.

Live-virus vaccines: May decrease vaccine effectiveness. Avoid administering together.

Methoxyflurane: May cause nephrotoxicity when given with tetracyclines. Avoid using together.

Oral anticoagulants: May increase anticoagulant effect. Monitor PT and INR, and adjust dosage.

Penicillins: May disrupt bactericidal action of penicillins. Avoid using together.

Retinoids: May increase risk of pseudotumor cerebri. Avoid administering together.

About Reviewer

Dr. Naresh Dang is an MD in Internal Medicine. He has special interest in the field of Diabetes, and has over two decades of professional experience in his chosen field of specialty. Dr. Dang is an expert in the managememnt of Diabetes, Hypertension and Lipids. He also provides consultation for Life Style Management.

About Author

Sonu Kumar is a registered pharmacist with Bihar State Pharmacy Council with over 6 months experience. He is a medicine content contributor at Zotezo.

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