Active Ingredient(s): Tetracycline
FDA Approved: * September 17, 1954
Pharm Company: * APOTHECON
Category: Skin Care

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

Sumycin Overview

Tetracycline, sold under the brand name Sumycin among others, is an oral antibiotic in the tetracyclines family of medications, used to treat a number of infections,[1] including acne, cholera, brucellosis, plague, malaria, and syphilis.[1] Common side effects include vomiting, diarrhea, rash, and loss of appetite.[1] Other side effects include poor tooth development if used by children less than eight years of age, kidney problems, and sunburni...

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

  • Capsule: 100mg, 125mg, 250mg, 500mg
  • Fiber, Extended Release: 12.7mg/fiber
  • For Solution: 2.2mg/ml
  • Injection: 250mg, 500mg
  • Suspension: 125mg/5ml
  • Syrup: 125mg/5ml
  • Tablet: 100mg, 250mg, 500mg, 50mg
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

NDC Database Records for Sumycin: (2 results)

Sorted by National Drug Code
  • 49884-732 Sumycin 250 mg Oral Tablet, Film Coated by Par Pharmaceutical, Inc.
  • 49884-733 Sumycin 500 mg Oral Tablet, Film Coated by Par Pharmaceutical, Inc.

Other drugs which contain Tetracycline or a similar ingredient: (18 results)