minocycline


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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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Treatment of periodontitis with minocycline has been shown to reduce the oral bacterial load of so-called red-complex bacteria, which includes Porphyromonas gingivalis (J.
Regarding minocycline, "I tell patients if they feel like they are getting sick or [are developing] the flu, stop the drug and get in touch with me.
Doxycycline, ethambutol, and minocycline all showed higher MICs but were still effective (1).
By comparison, only half of animals treated with similar concentrations of another antibiotic, minocycline, survived infection, say S.
In the thyroid, minocycline accumulates in the follicular epithelium and colloid in benign, and even hyperplastic tissue as a result of the oxidative interaction between the drug and the enzyme thyroid peroxidase (figure 2).
Since it is often prescribed as a first-line antibiotic in the treatment of inflammatory acne, Garner, Eady, Popescu, Newton, and Li Wan Po (2000) conducted a meta-analysis to evaluate the clinical efficacy of minocycline in the treatment of inflammatory acne in comparison to other treatments.
The three compounds were AGM-1470, which is derived from fungus; minocycline, an antibiotic; and interferon alpha/beta, a protein produced by human cells in response to viral infection.
The expanded agreement will grant access to Cook's comprehensive line of PICC products, including the company's Spectrum Turbo-Ject PICC, which is impregnated with the antibiotics minocycline and rifampin and is a critical component1 in eliminating the 41,000 potentially fatal CRBSIs in the U.