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Klinomycin

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Klinomycin information

Klinomycin belongs to the group tetracycline, which is used to treat infections caused by bacteria. Klinomycin works by interfering with the ability of the bacteria to produce proteins, which is very essential to the growth and increase of numbers to the bacteria. Klinomycin stops the spread of infection and the remaining bacteria are killed by the immune system or eventually die.

Klinomycin indications

Klinomycin is indicated for the treatment different infections caused by bacteria such as:

Acne vulgaris

Bronchitis

Eye infections

Gonorrhea

Infections of the ears, nose or throat

Infections of the urinary tract

Inflammation of the prostate gland due to infection

Inflammation of the urethra due to infection

Pelvic inflammatory disease

Pneumonia

Prevention of infections following surgery

Skin or soft tissue infections

Your doctor may prescribe Klinomycin for purposes other than those listed in this medication guide.

Klinomycin warnings

Before taking Klinomycin tell your doctor if you have:

Abnormal muscle weakness

Decreased liver function

Long-term inflammation of skin and some internal organs

systemic lupus erythematosus

People taking medicines that may have side effects on the liver

Severely decreased kidney function

Kidney failure

Do not take Klinomycin if you are allergic to its active ingredient or any of its inactive ingredients. If you have an allergy to Klinomycin, stop taking Klinomycin and immediately tell your doctor about it.

Klinomycin should not be used during pregnancy as it may present harm to the unborn baby. Seek medical advice.

Klinomycin is known to pass in small amounts in the breast milk. Caution should be used while taking Klinomycin if you are breastfeeding an infant. Talk to your doctor for more information about Klinomycin and nursing an infant.

The safety of minocycline in children has not been established.

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Klinomycin intake guidelines

Avoid taking Klinomycin just before going to bed. To prevent irritation in the throat, take each dose of Klinomycin by swallowing whole with plenty of water while standing or sitting.

Try taking each dose of Klinomycin at the same time each day for best and most effective results.

Chances or risks of having side effects may be increased if a large amount of Klinomycin is prolonged in use.

Take Klinomycin at regular interval. Complete the prescribed course of Klinomycin unless otherwise directed by your doctor. Stopping the course early increases the chance that the infection will come back and that the bacteria will grow resistant to the antibiotic.

Do not take iron preparations or indigestion remedies as the same time of taking Klinomycin.

Klinomycin dosage

Take Klinomycin exactly as prescribed by you doctor or as directed in the package. If you have any problems understanding it, ask your doctor about it. Your doctor will tell you how many tablets you need to take each day.

Klinomycin overdose

Seek immediate medical attention if you suspect any symptoms of an overdose of Klinomycin.

There are no reported incidences of a Klinomycin overdose.

Klinomycin missed dose

Take the missed dose of Klinomycin as soon as you remember. However, it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and return to your regular dosing schedule. Do not take a double dose of Klinomycin to avoid unwanted adverse side effects.

Klinomycin side effects

Along with the needed effects, Klinomycin also has unwanted adverse effects. Tell your doctor if side effects occur.

Tell your doctor if you notice any of the following side effects of Klinomycin:

Diarrhea

Inflammation of the pancreas

Abnormal reaction of the skin to light, usually a rash

Balance problems involving the inner ear

Dizziness

Nausea

Vomiting

Sensation of ringing, or other noise in the ears

Loss of appetite

Skin reactions such as rash and itch

Bowel infection resulting in inflammation of the bowel lining

Liver disorders

Difficulty or pain when swallowing

Mild increase in pressure within the skull

Overgrowth of the yeast Candida

thrush

Staining of skin, nails, teeth, sweat, tears, eyes, breast milk

All of these side effects may not occur in one time. Side effects other than those listed in this medication guide may also occur. Talk to your doctor if side effects that seem unusual or especially bothersome occur.

Klinomycin drug reactions

Do not take other medicines unless they have been discussed with your doctor. Talk to your doctor before using any medicines. Klinomycin and some medicines may interfere with each other.

Before taking Klinomycin tell your doctor if you are taking any of the following medicines:

antacids

vitamins that contain aluminum, bismuth, calcium, magnesium or iron

quinapril

iron tablets

zinc salts

kaolin

tripotassium dicitratobismuthate

acitretin

isotretinoin

tretinoin

warfarin

diuretic medicines

penicillins

oral contraceptive pill

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Klinomycin pharmaceutical active ingredients containing related brand and generic drugs:

infoActive ingredient is the part of the drug or medicine which is biologically active. This portion of the drug is responsible for the main action of the drug which is intended to cure or reduce the symptom or disease. The other portions of the drug which are inactive are called excipients; there role is to act as vehicle or binder. In contrast to active ingredient, the inactive ingredient's role is not significant in the cure or treatment of the disease. There can be one or more active ingredients in a drug.


Klinomycin available forms, composition, doses:

infoForm of the medicine is the form in which the medicine is marketed in the market, for example, a medicine X can be in the form of capsule or the form of chewable tablet or the form of tablet. Sometimes same medicine can be available as injection form. Each medicine cannot be in all forms but can be marketed in 1, 2, or 3 forms which the pharmaceutical company decided based on various background research results.
Composition is the list of ingredients which combinedly form a medicine. Both active ingredients and inactive ingredients form the composition. The active ingredient gives the desired therapeutic effect whereas the inactive ingredient helps in making the medicine stable.
Doses are various strengths of the medicine like 10mg, 20mg, 30mg and so on. Each medicine comes in various doses which is decided by the manufacturer, that is, pharmaceutical company. The dose is decided on the severity of the symptom or disease.


Klinomycin destination | category:

infoDestination is defined as the organism to which the drug or medicine is targeted. For most of the drugs what we discuss, human is the drug destination.
Drug category can be defined as major classification of the drug. For example, an antihistaminic or an antipyretic or anti anginal or pain killer, anti-inflammatory or so.


Klinomycin Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical codes:

infoA medicine is classified depending on the organ or system it acts [Anatomical], based on what result it gives on what disease, symptom [Therapeutical], based on chemical composition [Chemical]. It is called as ATC code. The code is based on Active ingredients of the medicine. A medicine can have different codes as sometimes it acts on different organs for different indications. Same way, different brands with same active ingredients and same indications can have same ATC code.


Klinomycin pharmaceutical companies:

infoPharmaceutical companies are drug manufacturing companies that help in complete development of the drug from the background research to formation, clinical trials, release of the drug into the market and marketing of the drug.
Researchers are the persons who are responsible for the scientific research and is responsible for all the background clinical trials that resulted in the development of the drug.


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References

  1. Dailymed."MINOCYCLINE HYDROCHLORIDE CAPSULE [ACTAVIS PHARMA, INC.]". https://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailym... (accessed August 28, 2018).
  2. "minocycline". https://pubchem.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/co... (accessed August 28, 2018).
  3. "minocycline". http://www.drugbank.ca/drugs/DB0101... (accessed August 28, 2018).

Frequently asked Questions

Can i drive or operate heavy machine after consuming Klinomycin?

Depending on the reaction of the Klinomycin after taken, if you are feeling dizziness, drowsiness or any weakness as a reaction on your body, Then consider Klinomycin not safe to drive or operate heavy machine after consumption. Meaning that, do not drive or operate heavy duty machines after taking the capsule if the capsule has a strange reaction on your body like dizziness, drowsiness. As prescribed by a pharmacist, it is dangerous to take alcohol while taking medicines as it exposed patients to drowsiness and health risk. Please take note of such effect most especially when taking Primosa capsule. It's advisable to consult your doctor on time for a proper recommendation and medical consultations.

Is Klinomycin addictive or habit forming?

Medicines are not designed with the mind of creating an addiction or abuse on the health of the users. Addictive Medicine is categorically called Controlled substances by the government. For instance, Schedule H or X in India and schedule II-V in the US are controlled substances.

Please consult the medicine instruction manual on how to use and ensure it is not a controlled substance.In conclusion, self medication is a killer to your health. Consult your doctor for a proper prescription, recommendation, and guidiance.

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sDrugs.com conducted a study on Klinomycin, and the result of the survey is set out below. It is noteworthy that the product of the survey is based on the perception and impressions of the visitors of the website as well as the views of Klinomycin consumers. We, as a result of this, advice that you do not base your therapeutic or medical decisions on this result, but rather consult your certified medical experts for their recommendations.

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The information was verified by Dr. Arunabha Ray, MD Pharmacology

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