6 patient evaluations for Minocycline

Mar 14, 2009 (Started Mar 12, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for Don't know)
  • Side effects
    Mild (dizziness)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: dizziness

  • 0 helpful marks

Jul 31, 2008 (Started Feb 15, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Lyme disease)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 200 mg Daily
Cost: $25-49 monthly

Jun 4, 2008 (Started Feb 15, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for Other)
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for multiple sclerosis)
  • Side effects
    Moderate
  • Adherence
    Sometimes
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Dosage: 200 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Start slowly. The rule for treating Lyme disease is slow and steady. To reduce the chance of Herxheimer Reaction start with 1/2 the prescribed dose and increase slowly. If side effects occur drop the dosage down till you can handle it.
Cost: $25-49 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Jul 1, 2008 (Started Jun 14, 2002)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for acne breakout)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 200 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Take this drug 12 hours apart. One hour before eating breakfast and two hours after supper.
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 1 helpful mark
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