eHealthMe - What patients like me said? eHealthMe - a cloud computing service for drugs

What patients like me said?

More tools

Doxycycline Hyclate vs Minocycline Hydrochloride, a side effect and effectiveness comparison for a male patient aged 69

This is personalized comparison of Doxycycline Hyclate vs Minocycline Hydrochloride for a male aged 69. The study is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA and social media.

How are my drugs for patients like me? On eHealthMe, you can research 300 million drug outcomes from FDA and social media. All studies are personalized to gender and age. Start now, it's anonymous, simple & free >>>

On Jan, 28, 2014: 1,099 people are studied in Doxycycline Hyclate vs Minocycline Hydrochloride

Information of patient in study:

GenderAgeReason for the drug
Male64Prostatitis - chronic

Drugs to compare:

DrugIngredientsCompany
Doxycycline Hyclate doxycycline hyclateWatson Labs
Minocycline Hydrochloride minocycline hydrochlorideTriax Pharms

eHealthMe real world results:

For males aged 64 (±5):

Comparison with the specified adverse outcomes:

(outcome and its % of total reports)

Doxycycline Hyclate (Watson Labs)Minocycline Hydrochloride (Triax Pharms)
Novantronen/an/a

Most common side effects:

(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
Doxycycline Hyclate (Watson Labs)Minocycline Hydrochloride (Triax Pharms)
Dyspnoea (difficult or laboured respiration)Pyrexia (fever)
PainCondition Aggravated
AnxietyPneumonia Nos
Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)Disseminated Intravascular Coagulation (systemic activation of blood coagulation)
Renal Failure Acute (rapid kidney dysfunction)Pneumonia
InjuryInterstitial Lung Disease
PneumoniaMethicillin-resistant Staphylococcal Aureus Infection
Anaemia (lack of blood)C-reactive Protein Increased
Pain In JawPleural Effusion (water on the lungs)
Bone DisorderThrombocytopenia (decrease of platelets in blood)

Most common side effects experienced by people in long term use:

(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
Doxycycline Hyclate (Watson Labs)Minocycline Hydrochloride (Triax Pharms)
Subdural Hematoma (blood collects between the skull and the surface of the brain)Oral Candidiasis (fungal infection of mouth)
Sudden Hearing LossPericarditis (inflammation of the pericardium)
Sebaceous Carcinoma (cancer tumour of oil gland of skin)Oesophagitis (inflammation of oesophagus)
Polyneuropathy Nos (neurological disorder that occurs when many peripheral nerves throughout the body malfunction simultaneously)Mycobacterium Avium Complex Infection
Sweating DecreasedJoint Stiffness
Easy BruisingKeratitis Herpetic (inflammation of the cornea due to infection of a present or previous herpes simplex virus)
Stomach Discomfort (pain in abdomen)Prostatic Specific Antigen Increased
Heat Exhaustion (dizziness and nausea and weakness caused by depletion of body fluids and electrolytes)Pulmonary Mass
Paraesthesia (sensation of tingling, tickling, prickling, pricking, or burning of a person's skin with no apparent long-term physical effect)Myalgia (muscle pain)
Lack Of Strength, Muscle Weakness, WeaknessScreaming (a long loud piercing cry)

For people in general (regardless of gender or age):

Comparison with the specified adverse outcomes:

(outcome and its % of total reports)

Doxycycline Hyclate (Watson Labs)Minocycline Hydrochloride (Triax Pharms)
Novantronen/an/a

Most common side effects:

(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
Doxycycline Hyclate (Watson Labs)Minocycline Hydrochloride (Triax Pharms)
Dyspnoea (difficult or laboured respiration)Pyrexia (fever)
PainCondition Aggravated
AnxietyPneumonia Nos
Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)Disseminated Intravascular Coagulation (systemic activation of blood coagulation)
Renal Failure Acute (rapid kidney dysfunction)Pneumonia
InjuryInterstitial Lung Disease
PneumoniaMethicillin-resistant Staphylococcal Aureus Infection
Pain In JawC-reactive Protein Increased
Anaemia (lack of blood)Pleural Effusion (water on the lungs)
Bone DisorderThrombocytopenia (decrease of platelets in blood)

Most common side effects experienced by people in long term use:

(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
Doxycycline Hyclate (Watson Labs)Minocycline Hydrochloride (Triax Pharms)
Ejaculation DelayedOral Candidiasis (fungal infection of mouth)
Subdural Hematoma (blood collects between the skull and the surface of the brain)Pericarditis (inflammation of the pericardium)
Sebaceous Carcinoma (cancer tumour of oil gland of skin)Oesophagitis (inflammation of oesophagus)
Polyneuropathy Nos (neurological disorder that occurs when many peripheral nerves throughout the body malfunction simultaneously)Mycobacterium Avium Complex Infection
Sweating DecreasedJoint Stiffness
Sudden Hearing LossKeratitis Herpetic (inflammation of the cornea due to infection of a present or previous herpes simplex virus)
Easy BruisingProstatic Specific Antigen Increased
Paraesthesia (sensation of tingling, tickling, prickling, pricking, or burning of a person's skin with no apparent long-term physical effect)Pulmonary Mass
Heat Exhaustion (dizziness and nausea and weakness caused by depletion of body fluids and electrolytes)Myalgia (muscle pain)
Lack Of Strength, Muscle Weakness, WeaknessScreaming (a long loud piercing cry)

How to use the study: print a copy of the study and bring it to your health teams to ensure drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood.

Related topic: Doxycycline Hyclate, Minocycline Hydrochloride, Prostatitis - chronic

Next: study your drugs OR ask a question from Patients Like You

Alternative drugs:

Side effects in real world:

On eHealthMe, Doxycycline Hyclate (doxycycline hyclate) is often used to treat acne. Minocycline Hydrochloride (minocycline hydrochloride) is often used to treat acne. Find out below the conditions the drugs are used for, how effective they are, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.

What is the drug used for and how effective is it:

Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:

Recent related drug comparison:

NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients are also considered.

WARNING: Please DO NOT STOP MEDICATIONS without first consulting a physician since doing so could be hazardous to your health.

DISCLAIMER: All material available on eHealthMe.com is for informational purposes only, and is not a substitute for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment provided by a qualified healthcare provider. All information is observation-only, and has not been supported by scientific studies or clinical trials unless otherwise stated. Different individuals may respond to medication in different ways. Every effort has been made to ensure that all information is accurate, up-to-date, and complete, but no guarantee is made to that effect. The use of the eHealthMe site and its content is at your own risk.

You may report adverse side effects to the FDA at http://www.fda.gov/medwatch/ or 1-800-FDA-1088 (1-800-332-1088).

If you use this eHealthMe study on publication, please acknowledge it with a citation: study title, URL, accessed date.

Related studies

- Doxycycline Hyclate side effects
- Minocycline Hydrochloride side effects
- Novantrone side effects

 

Related conditions

- Prostatitis - chronic

 

 

Recent user comments

- "My whole blood lactic acid is 0.76. This has never be ... " (3 hours ago)

- "after three(3) days of vancomycin 4 times per day to ... " (4 hours ago)

- "I have vitamin D deficiency and hypothyroidism I thin ... " (5 hours ago)

- "Have severe Ibs incontinence this is he only appprove ... " (5 hours ago)

- "MADE ME SICK TO MY STOMACH SWEATY PALMS, EXTREMLY DIZ ... " (5 hours ago)

 

Tools

- Check symptoms
- Check drugs
- Compare drugs
- Ask a question
- Write a review
- Report a side effect

 

Popular searches

- Cancer Jalap
- Armour Thyroid
- Ecklonia Extract
- Capsicum Annuum
- Keppra Xr

   

Drugs: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
Conditions: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
Side effects: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
Symptoms: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

About - Terms of service - Privacy policy - Press - Advertise - Apps - Testimonials - Contact us

 
© 2014 eHealthMe.com. All rights reserved. Use of this site constitutes acceptance of eHealthMe.com's terms of service and privacy policy.