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min·o·cy·cline

 (mĭn′ə-sī′klēn′, -klĭn)
n.
A broad-spectrum antibiotic, C23H27N3O7, derived from tetracycline and used usually in the form of its hydrochloride.

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Noun1.minocycline - tetracycline antibiotic (trade name Minocin) used to treat a variety of bacterial and rickettsial infections
Achromycin, tetracycline - an antibiotic (trade name Achromycin) derived from microorganisms of the genus Streptomyces and used broadly to treat infections
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minocycline

n minociclina
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Intravenous antibiotic therapy was continued for 7 days, and it was changed to antibiotics per oral (minomycin 200 mg x 2, rifampicin 450 mg x 1) and continued for 30 days.