TYPE: Prescription

BRAND: Minox

ACTIVE INGREDIENT: Minocycline (as hydrochloride)

STRENGTH, PACK SIZE & GMS CODE:
50 mg Film-Coated Tablets x 100 ~ 34421

INDICATION:
Minocycline is a broad spectrum antibiotic used for the treatment of infections caused by tetracycline-sensitive organisms. Some tetracycline resistant strains of Staphylococci are also sensitive. Typical indications include:

  • ear, nose and throat infections
  • respiratory tract infections such as pneumonia, bronchiectasis
  • lung abscess, acute and chronic bronchitis
  • prostatitis, venereal diseases (gonorrhoea)
  • urinary tract infections
  • pelvic inflammatory disease (salpingitis, oophoritis)
  • skin and soft tissue infections
  • acne
  • ophthalmological infections
  • nocardiosis
  • prophylactic treatment of asymptomatic meningococcal carriers
  • preventative treatment before and after surgery
  • actinomycosis, anthrax patients, with a penicillin allergy

 

Download Minox 50mg SPC here

Download Minox 50mg PIL here