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Minoz 100 Tablet 10's

Manufacturer

Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd

Composition

MINOCYCLINE-100MG

Pack Of

10 TABLETS

In Stock

Prescription Required

PRODUCT SUBSTITUTES

Minoz 100 Tablet 10's

Product Details

About Minoz 100 Tablet 10's

Minoz 100 Tablet 10's belongs to a group of medications called tetracycline antibiotics, used to treat a wide range of bacterial infections. Minoz 100 Tablet 10's treats urinary tract infections, intestinal infections, respiratory infections, sexually transmitted infections (like gonorrhea, syphilis), skin infections, and others. Besides this, Minoz 100 Tablet 10's also treats acne-like lesions caused by rosacea. The bacterial infection is a condition in which bacteria grows in the body and cause infection. It can target any body part and multiple very quickly. Antibiotics inhibit the growth of microorganisms given to treat such kind of infections.

Minoz 100 Tablet 10's contains Doxycycline (antibiotic) primarily used to treat a wide range of bacterial infections comprising of gram-negative, gram-positive, anaerobic, and other bacteria. It is a derivative of the tetracycline class of antibiotics that inhibits the protein synthesis process required for the growth of the bacterial cell. As a result, bacterial cells are not able to reproduce and grow. It is a bacteriostatic antibiotic i.e. it stops the growth of bacteria but necessarily does not kill them.

Take Minoz 100 Tablet 10's as prescribed by your doctor. You are advised to take Minoz 100 Tablet 10's for as long as your doctor has prescribed it for you depending on your medical conditions. You may experience headache, photosensitivity (extreme sensitivity to ultraviolet (UV) rays from the sun and other light sources), dizziness, vomiting, itching, nausea, dizziness, and diarrhea. Most of these side effects of Minoz 100 Tablet 10's do not require medical attention and gradually resolve over time. However, if the side effects are persistent, reach out to your doctor.

Minoz 100 Tablet 10's is pregnancy category D (high risk) medicines so, its use in pregnant and nursing mothers is not recommended. It may affect bone and tooth development in unborn babies. Use of Minoz 100 Tablet 10's during tooth development (pregnancy, infancy, and childhood to the age of 8 years) may cause permanent staining of teeth (yellow-grey-brown). So, its use should be avoided by pregnant women, breastfeeding mothers, and children below 8 years of age. Do not consume alcohol as it may cause excessive drowsiness when taken along with Minoz 100 Tablet 10's. Before using Minoz 100 Tablet 10's tell your doctor if you ever had an allergy to Minoz 100 Tablet 10's have kidney problems, liver problems, asthma. Using efficient birth control to prevent pregnancy while you are using this Minoz 100 Tablet 10's, whether you are a man or a woman. Do not drink alcohol with Minoz 100 Tablet 10's as it may increase the unpleasant side effects.

 

Uses of Minoz 100 Tablet 10's

Bacterial infections

Directions for Use

Minoz 100 Tablet 10's is available in the form of an oral capsule or tablet. Minoz 100 Tablet 10's should be taken as prescribed by your doctor, preferably with or without food. Swallow it as a whole with a full glass of water. The dose of Minoz 100 Tablet 10's can vary depending upon your condition. Do not chew, bite, or break it.

Storage

Store in a cool and dry place away from sunlight

Side Effects of Minoz 100 Tablet 10's

  • Headache
  • Photosensitivity (extreme sensitivity to ultraviolet (UV) rays from the sun and other light sources)
  • Dizziness
  • Vomiting
  • Itching
  • Nausea
  • Diarrhea.

In-Depth Precautions and Warning

Drug Warning

Iron and antacid (like magnesium hydroxide and aluminum hydroxide) may bind to Minoz 100 Tablet 10's in the gastrointestinal tract, lowering its efficiency. So, a gap of at least 2 hours should be maintained between intake of Minoz 100 Tablet 10's and iron supplements and antacids. Prolonged use of Minoz 100 Tablet 10's during tooth development (pregnancy, infancy, and childhood to the age of 8 years) may cause permanent discoloration of the teeth (yellow-grey-brown). Do not consume alcohol as it may cause excessive drowsiness when taken along with Minoz 100 Tablet 10's. Before using Minoz 100 Tablet 10's tell your doctor if you ever had an allergy to Minoz 100 Tablet 10's have kidney problems, liver problems, asthma. Using efficient birth control to prevent pregnancy while you are using this Minoz 100 Tablet 10's, whether you are a man or a woman. Do not drink alcohol with Minoz 100 Tablet 10's as it may increase the unpleasant side effects. Besides this, in some cases, the use of Minoz 100 Tablet 10's causes antibiotic-associated diarrhea. Minoz 100 Tablet 10's may cause sensitive skin to sunlight and ultraviolet rays causing exaggerated sunburn reaction. Hence it is advisable to apply sunscreen before going outside.

Safety Advice

  • Alcohol

    Consult Your Doctor

    Minoz 100 Tablet 10's should not be taken until prescribed if you are taking alcohol. Keep your doctor informed if you drink alcohol.

  • Pregnancy

    Consult Your Doctor

    Minoz 100 Tablet 10's is a Pregnancy Category D. There are no adequate and well-controlled studies on the use of doxycycline in pregnant women. In some cases, taking Minoz 100 Tablet 10's during pregnancy may affect tooth and bone development in the unborn baby. So, if you are pregnant or planning for pregnancy contact the doctor before using a Minoz 100 Tablet 10's.

  • Breast Feeding

    Consult Your Doctor

    Minoz 100 Tablet 10's can pass into breast milk and may affect bone and tooth development in a nursing infant. The extent of absorption is unknown. Do not breastfeed while you are taking this medicine.

  • Driving

    Drive with caution, Minoz 100 Tablet 10's usually causes blurry vision, dizziness and may affect driving ability.

  • Liver

    Minoz 100 Tablet 10's to be taken with caution, especially if you have a history of liver diseases/conditions. The dose may have to be adjusted by your doctor.

  • Kidney

    Minoz 100 Tablet 10's to be taken with caution, especially if you have a history of kidney diseases/conditions. The dose may have to be adjusted by your doctor.

Other Information (MIN0017)

This item is Not Returnable.

Expires on or after - September 2021

Patients Concern

FAQs

Minoz 100 Tablet 10's can make birth control pills less effective. Please ask your doctor about using non-hormonal birth control (condom, diaphragm with spermicide) to prevent pregnancy.

No, Minoz 100 Tablet 10's should not be stopped even if you feel better as it is an antibiotic medication and completing the full course if very necessary, otherwise the infection might re-appear in a more severe form.

The expiration date of any drug is the last day the manufacturer takes guarantee of the full potency of the drug. Discuss with your doctor, Minoz 100 Tablet 10's can be taken 15-20 days after the expiry date given the shape, color, and state of the tablet has not changed. If you find any slight change in the form of medicine please do not consume it.

You should avoid taking iron supplements, multivitamins, calcium supplements, antacids, or laxatives within 2 hours before or after taking Minoz 100 Tablet 10's. Avoid taking any other antibiotics containing Minoz 100 Tablet 10's unless your doctor has prescribed you.

Use of Minoz 100 Tablet 10's during tooth development (pregnancy, infancy, and childhood to the age of 8 years) may cause permanent staining of teeth (yellow-grey-brown). So, it is not recommended for pregnant women, breastfeeding mothers, and children below 8 years of age.

Manufacturer/Marketer address

SUN HOUSE, CTS No. 201 B/1, Western Express Highway, Goregaon (E), Mumbai 400063

Minoz 100 Tablet 10's

Minoz 100 Tablet 10's

MRP: 425.00

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10 Tablet in 1 Strip