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Review: could Minocycline cause Mitochondrial myopathy?
We study 1,480 people who have side effects while taking Minocycline from FDA and social media. Find out below who they are, when they have Mitochondrial myopathy and more.
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Minocycline hydrochloride (latest outcomes from 1,805 users) has active ingredients of minocycline hydrochloride. It is often used in acne.
Mitochondrial myopathy (the muscle fibres do not function due to damage of mitochondria) (latest reports from 429 patients) has been reported by people with high blood cholesterol, hepatitis b, hiv infection, high blood pressure, fungal skin infection.
On Sep, 27, 2014: 1,480 people reported to have side effects when taking Minocycline hydrochloride. Among them, 1 people (0.07%) has Mitochondrial Myopathy.
Time on Minocycline hydrochloride when people have Mitochondrial myopathy * :
Gender of people who have Mitochondrial myopathy when taking Minocycline hydrochloride * :
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Age of people who have Mitochondrial myopathy when taking Minocycline hydrochloride * :
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Severity of Mitochondrial myopathy when taking Minocycline hydrochloride ** :
How people recovered from Mitochondrial myopathy ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Acne (1 people, 100.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Sertraline (1 people, 100.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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I have had on going depression for many years, but after two sister's homocides, I started having anxiety attacks, feelings of disconnect, very poor sleep, and then broke out in skin lesions, all over my arms, elbows, face, in my ears, and on my head. I have had several biopsies, and no one report comes back the same. My sleep has deteriorated, even further, since this all started. My sysmptoms started with muscle spasms, pain, headaches, and anxiety...then the sores...that won't go away. I am not causing the sores. They just appear, and take weeks, to months, to heal...I went to the U of M, and a doctor in dermatology wanted to prescribe Doxepin...I didn't understand the connection....and had just recently switched anti-depressants, from Cymbalta to Prozac, so I did not feel comfortable starting another anti-depressant, given my mental state...The anxiety I had was so bad, I could not make myself walk out my front door. I have never had anything like this happen to me...I have seen several different specialist's, and none of them agree on anything in partciular....I need some input here.
Denyean on Apr, 22, 2014:
PLEASE PLEASE PLEASE GET A LAWYER,First I am so sorry for your loss. As a nurse this is malpractice and do it for his daughter,PLEASE, If your brother had a psychiatric issue he should have never had this combination of medications, never
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