6 patient evaluations for Minocycline

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

Jul 11, 2011 (Started Oct 18, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Lyme disease)
  • Side effects
    Mild
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Advice & Tips: MInocycline has performed extremely well for the reduction of brain lesions. L Metz performed clinical trials in 2006 using minocycline alone to treat Multiple Sclerosis. Her results comfirmed an average 85% reduction in MS lesions after taking minocycline daily for a period of 2 years. *When taking antibiotics it is extremely important to supplement daily with a good quality probiotic such as acidophilus in order to replenish the good bacteria in the stomach. Yogurt is a good choice for quick relief from stomach upset associated with minocycline use.
Cost: $25-49 monthly

Dec 15, 2009 (Started Oct 18, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Lyme disease)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Cost: $50-99 monthly

Nov 23, 2009 (Started Oct 18, 2009)

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

  • 1 helpful mark

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
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