Felis ISSN 2398-2950

Minocycline

Introduction

Class of drug

  • Tetracycline antibiotic.

Uses

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Indications

  • When tetracyclines required in patient with renal dysfunction.
  • Prostatic and bronchial infections.

Administration

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Pharmocokinetics

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Precautions

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Interactions

with other drugs

Anticonvulsants Antacids, calcium, magnesium and iron salts and sucralfate
  • Reduce absorption of minocycline.

Adverse Reactions

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Further Reading

Publications

Referred papers

  • Recent references from VetMed Resource and PubMed.
  • Tynan B E, Papich M G, Kerl M E et al (2016) Pharmacokinetics of minocycline in domestic cats. J Feline Med Surg 18, 257-263 PubMed.

Other sources of information

  • Based on Small Animal Formulary. Ramsey I (2017) 9th edn. Cheltenham: BSAVA.

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