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  • n. A tetracycline antibiotic used to treat bacterial and other infections

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  • n. tetracycline antibiotic (trade name Minocin) used to treat a variety of bacterial and rickettsial infections

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Examples

  • This is a small study, an early study but an interesting one nonetheless looking at an antibiotic, of all medications, known as minocycline in trying to figure out if you give this medication, not within 3 hours but even up to within 13 hours after someone is having a stroke.

    CNN Transcript Oct 2, 2007

  • The drug, called minocycline, has been used for decades to control acne, but the new findings suggest it inhibits HIV that has infected cells from reactivating and replicating itself.

    U.S. News

  • Serra told her he'd previously taken a generic drug called minocycline before that worked well.

    NPR Topics: News

  • In the end, the trial showed not only that minocycline didn't work in ALS, but that it accelerated the illness.

    Dilemma: When 1 Drug Treats 2 Diseases

  • Published studies indicated that a widely used antibiotic, minocycline, appeared to slow disease progression in mice.

    Dilemma: When 1 Drug Treats 2 Diseases

  • Neurological and date and minocin necessary in minocromil working life minocycline monkeys.

    Rudy: Iraq Is "In The Hands Of Other People"

  • It turned out he was taking the antibiotic minocycline, and it had caused a reaction.

    Simple Skin Beauty

  • Antibiotics to avoid include metronidazole (Flagyl and generic); quinolones, such as ciprofloxacin (Cipro and generic); and tetracyclines, such as doxycycline (Vibramycin and generic) or minocycline (Minocin and generic).

    Q&A: Safe antibiotics for nursing moms?

  • Antibiotics to avoid include metronidazole (Flagyl and generic); quinolones, such as ciprofloxacin (Cipro and generic); and tetracyclines, such asdoxycycline (Vibramycin and generic) or minocycline (Minocin and generic).

    Q&A: Safe antibiotics for nursing moms?

  • "People haven't thought about what it would be like to reverse intellectual disability or mental retardation," says Dr. Randi Hagerman, medical director of UC Davis' MIND Institute, who ran the minocycline study in which Chase was enrolled.

    latimes.com - News

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