Tetracycline can be used for treating infections due to certain bacteria. Tetracycline is a tetracycline antibiotic. It works by slowing the increase of sensitive bacteria by interfering with producing proteins needed by the bacteria to grow. Slowing the bacteria's growth allows your body's disease fighting capability to destroy them.
Use Tetracycline as directed by your doctor.
Ask your health care provider any queries you may have about how to use Tetracycline.
Store Tetracycline at room temperature, between 68 and 77 degrees F (20 and 25 degrees C), inside a tightly closed, light-resistant container. Keep away from heat, moisture, and lightweight. Do not store inside bathroom. Keep Tetracycline out from the reach of children and faraway from pets.
All medicines could potentially cause negative effects, but many everyone has no, or minor, side effects.
Check with your doctor if some of these most common unwanted effects persist or become bothersome:
Black hairy tongue; blurred vision; bulky loose stools; diarrhea; difficulty swallowing; fever; headache; hives; hoarseness; indigestion; inflammation or redness of tongue; joint; loss in appetite; mouth sores; nausea; rash; sensitivity to sunlight; sore throat; stomach pain; swelling and itching of the rectum.
Seek medical assistance without delay if any of these severe negative effects occur:
Severe allergy symptoms (rash; hives; itching; difficulty breathing; tightness within the chest; swelling in the mouth, face, lips, or tongue); infection (fever, chills, sore throat); itching; nausea; severe skin reaction to the sun's rays; vaginal irritation or discharge; vomiting.
This is not a whole set of all negative effects that could occur. If you have queries about unwanted side effects, contact your doctor.
Do NOT use Tetracycline if:
Contact your physician or physician straight away if all of these apply to you.
Some medical ailments may interact with Tetracycline. Tell your doctor or pharmacist for those who have any health conditions, in particular when any in the following connect with you:
Some medicines may communicate with Tetracycline. Tell your doctor in the event you take another medicines, especially any of the following:
This may not be a whole set of all interactions that will occur. Ask your doctor if Tetracycline may interact with other medicines which you take. Check with your medical provider prior to starting, stop, or customize the dose of the medicine.
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