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Review: could Minocycline hydrochloride cause Mitochondrial myopathy?

Summary: Mitochondrial myopathy is reported only by a few people who take Minocycline hydrochloride.

We study 1,487 people who have side effects while taking Minocycline hydrochloride from FDA and social media. Find out below who they are, when they have Mitochondrial myopathy and more.

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Minocycline hydrochloride

Minocycline hydrochloride (latest outcomes from 1,813 users) has active ingredients of minocycline hydrochloride. It is often used in acne.

Trend of minocycline hydrochloride reports

Mitochondrial myopathy

Mitochondrial myopathy (the muscle fibres do not function due to damage of mitochondria) (latest reports from 101 patients) has been reported by people with high blood cholesterol, hepatitis b, hiv infection, dizziness, high blood pressure.

Trend of Mitochondrial myopathy reports

On Oct, 30, 2014: 1,487 people reported to have side effects when taking Minocycline hydrochloride. Among them, 1 people (0.07%) has Mitochondrial Myopathy.

Trend of Mitochondrial myopathy in Minocycline hydrochloride reports

Time on Minocycline hydrochloride when people have Mitochondrial myopathy * :


Gender of people who have Mitochondrial myopathy when taking Minocycline hydrochloride * :

Mitochondrial myopathy100.00%0.00%

Age of people who have Mitochondrial myopathy when taking Minocycline hydrochloride * :

Mitochondrial myopathy0.00%0.00%100.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%

Severity of Mitochondrial myopathy when taking Minocycline hydrochloride ** :


How people recovered from Mitochondrial myopathy ** :


Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Acne (1 people, 100.00%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Sertraline (1 people, 100.00%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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  • Did anyone get swollen lymph nodes or lymphoma during/after taking minocycline?
    (Asked by a 19 year old girl who has Hodgkin's Disease, and takes Minocycline Hydrochloride)
    After 3 weeks of taking Minocycline to treat my moderate acne, I started feeling swollen lymph nodes. I thought it was normal because it was on the list of possible side effects but after it gradually got worse I did exams and a biopsy and found out I had lymphoma (Hodgkin's).

  • I have mitochondrial myopathy,omeprazole and derivates givesme pain and muscle spasms,do these side effects lower or dissapeared with time?
    (Asked by a 57 year old man who has Mitochondrial Myopathy, and takes Ubiquinol)
    I have Mitochondrial Myopathy and I need to take Co enzyme q10 or Ubiquinol,but I also developed a kind of Multiple Intolerance to medications as Omeprazole and derivates,Procinetics,Ranitidine and derivates,misoprostol,antidepresive drugs.For all this I havenĀ“t been able to take my medications,bec ...

  • Increased serum zinc 552(nr 46-150) and raised serum copper 180nr(76-152) in vitiligo patient(nr
    (Asked by a 33 year old woman who has Vitiligo, and takes Minocycline Hydrochloride, Ergamisol)
    3 yrs duration of acral vitiligo ....and 1 yr duration of hypothyroidism with raised serum zinc 552(46-150) and slightly elevated serum copper 180(76-152) what should be done?

  • Minocycline hydrochloride possible cause of ulcerative colitis
    (Asked by a 28 year old woman who has Ulcerative Colitis, and takes Minocycline Hydrochloride)
    About 12 years ago I was diagnosed with Ulcerative Colitis after taking Minocycline Hydrochloride for acne. My mom recently heard about this drug potentially causing UC after the Acutane lawsuit was issued for causing UC. I have spent endless money trying to get my disease into remission, not to me ...

  • Muscle twitching in legs
    (Asked by a 81 year old man who has Heart Rhythm, Mitochondrial Myopathy, and takes Prednisone, Cartia Xt, Flomax, Centrum Silver, Potassium Chloride 0.15% In Sodium Chloride 0.45% In Plastic Container, CoQ10, L - Carnitine)
    Muscle Twitching Legs

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