Solodyn

Active Ingredient(s): Minocycline Hydrochloride
FDA Approved: * May 8, 2006
Pharm Company: * MEDICIS
Category: Antibiotics

* This drug may consist of multiple approval dates, manufacturers, or distributors. If applicable, they would be listed below under "NDC Database Records".



Solodyn Overview

Minocycline is a broad-spectrum tetracycline antibiotic, and has a broader spectrum than the other members of the group. It is a bacteriostatic antibiotic, classified as a long-acting type. As a result of its long half-life, it generally has serum levels two to four times that of the simple water-soluble tetracyclines. Minocycline is the most lipid-soluble of the tetracycline-class antibiotics, giving it the greatest penetration into the prostate and brain, but also the greatest amount of cen...

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Details May Include Instructions, Side Effects, Interactions, Etc. Drug monograph is from Wikipedia. All text is available under the terms of the GFDL (GNU Free Documentation License). Source: en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Minocycline

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Allergic reaction to solodyn

My son suffered an allergic reaction to solodyn. He was prescribed for acne. He was on the medication for 1 month with no reaction. Was then put on a different antibotic for one month and then switched back to Solodyn. After three days on the Solodyn, he broke out in a rash. Large bumps most in big clusters with rash. Severe itching. ## I am on Solodyn and it is making my face very red, dry and irritated. It is also causing a rash on my neck ## I took Solodyn and broke out in a rash on my face neck and chest. I stopped taking it and the rash cleared up. ## my son took solodyn for the first time ever only on it for a month give or take and his face is broke out like crazey a rash like too-- took him back to derm she said it was acne I disagree- taking prednisone now trying to decrase ras...

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solodyn diarrhea

Is it possible to take Solodyn for months without any side effect and then develop C-diff.? Would taking 10 days of Amoxicillin, 500 mg 2/day, increase the possibility of this occurring? ## Hello, Anne! How are you? It could be either/or, actually. It's hard to say which one may have caused it. What has your doctor advised?

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solidine

medication ## Solodyn contains the active ingredient Minocycline, which is an antibiotic that's used to treat various types of infections. Side effects may include nausea, dizziness, diarrhea and mouth sores. Learn more Solodyn details here. Are there any questions or concerns?

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use of soldyn

how is this drug different from minocyline ## JUST GIVEIT TOME ## Solodyn is just a brand name for the antibiotic Minocycline, in a time released formulation. Learn more Solodyn details here. This antibiotic is most commonly used to treat acne and it may cause side effects, such as nausea, dizziness, mouth sores and headache. Are there any other questions or comments?

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soladine

what is this used for and what exactly is in this drug ## Solodyn contains the active ingredient Minocycline, this is a tetracycline class antibiotic and yes, it is commonly used to treat acne. Common side effects may include: nausea, dizziness, skin rash and diarrhea. You can read more about his medication here: Do you have any other questions?

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what for use soladine

for acne? ## Solodyn contains the active ingredient Minocycline, this is a tetracycline class antibiotic and yes, it is commonly used to treat acne. Common side effects may include: nausea, dizziness, skin rash and diarrhea. You can read more about his medication here: Do you have any other questions?

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solodyne

side effects of photosensitivity ## solodyne ## Solodyn contains the active ingredient Minocycline, this is a Tetracycline antibiotic, which is used, in some cases, to treat severe cases of acne. Some of the most common side effects include: nausea, drowsiness, skin rash and diarrhea. You can read more about the medication here: As to the photosensitivity issue, some medications can make you more susceptible to the heat of the sun, causing you to get sunburnt faster than normal or heat stroke. This medication can cause this reaction, so it is best to minimize sun exposure during treatment. Is there anything else I can help you with?

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solodyn effectiveness

Is Solodyn affective in one treatment for eliminating chin acne? ## No, solodyn won't work just taking it one time. It should be taken for a month or two depending on how bad your acne is ## ## my derm prescribed soldyn for the huge cystic acne i get on my chin and sometimes forhead (hairline) due to hormonal swings. I am 37. He said I can take it every day or for a week when I feel one coming up.

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Minocycline Hydrochloride
  • Capsule: 100mg, 50mg, 75mg
  • Capsule, Extended Release: 112.5mg, 135mg, 45mg, 67.5mg, 90mg
  • Injection: 100mg, 100mg/vial
  • Powder, Extended Release: 1mg
  • Suspension: 50mg/5ml
  • Tablet: 100mg, 135mg, 45mg, 50mg, 75mg, 90mg
  • Tablet, Extended Release: 105mg, 115mg, 135mg, 45mg, 55mg, 65mg, 80mg, 90mg
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

NDC Database Records for Solodyn: (9 results)

Sorted by National Drug Code
  • 54868-6285 24 Hr Solodyn 80 mg Extended Release Tablet by Physicians Total Care, Inc.
  • 99207-460 24 Hr Solodyn 45 mg Extended Release Tablet by Medicis Pharmaceutical Corp.
  • 99207-461 24 Hr Solodyn 90 mg Extended Release Tablet by Medicis Pharmaceutical Corp.
  • 99207-462 Solodyn 135 mg 24 Hr Extended Release Tablet by Medicis Pharmaceutical Corp.
  • 99207-463 Solodyn 65 mg 24 Hr Extended Release Tablet by Medicis Pharmaceutical Corp.
  • 99207-464 Solodyn 115 mg 24 Hr Extended Release Tablet by Medicis Pharmaceutical Corp.
  • 99207-465 24 Hr Solodyn 55 mg Extended Release Tablet by Medicis Pharmaceutical Corp.
  • 99207-466 24 Hr Solodyn 80 mg Extended Release Tablet by Medicis Pharmaceutical Corp.
  • 99207-467 24 Hr Solodyn 105 mg Extended Release Tablet by Medicis Pharmaceutical Corp.

Other drugs which contain Minocycline Hydrochloride or a similar ingredient: (7 results)

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solodyn effectiveness
Is Solodyn affective in one treatment for eliminating chin acne? ## No, solodyn won't work just taking it one time. ... 3 replies
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solodyn diarrhea
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Allergic reaction to solodyn
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Solodyn differences
Spouse given Minocycline CAPS ,100 mg twice a day in place of Solodyn 90 mg @ bedtime!...




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