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Lymecycline

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Effectiveness of Lymecycline by Condition
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Reported Changes in Health and Well-Being
Since taking Lymecycline, RateADrug survey participants noticed these changes in their health:
Effect on:Much WorseWorseNo ChangeBetterMuch Better
Appetite 6.7% 3.8% 73.1% 10.6% 5.8%
Balance/Equilibrium 1.9% 1.9% 83.7% 10.6% 1.9%
Blood Pressure 0% 1% 96.2% 2.9% 0%
Breathing 1.9% 1.9% 86.5% 8.7% 1%
Confidence 3.8% 7.7% 65.4% 11.5% 11.5%
Coordination/Motor Skills 1% 3.8% 85.6% 6.7% 2.9%
Digestion 3.8% 4.8% 75% 12.5% 3.8%
Emotional Well-being 4.8% 5.8% 65.4% 13.5% 10.6%
Energy 3.8% 6.7% 60.6% 25% 3.8%
Eyesight 2.9% 3.8% 78.8% 12.5% 1.9%
Memory 3.8% 3.8% 77.9% 8.7% 5.8%
Mental Clarity 2.9% 4.8% 73.1% 12.5% 6.7%
Pain 1% 4.8% 81.7% 8.7% 3.8%
Patience 1% 7.7% 68.3% 15.4% 7.7%
Sexual Health 2.9% 1% 82.7% 9.6% 3.8%
Skin Complexion 7.7% 22.1% 50% 13.5% 6.7%
Sleep 1.9% 7.7% 64.4% 20.2% 5.8%
Stress Level 2.9% 6.7% 62.5% 17.3% 10.6%
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Commonly Reported Lymecycline Side Effects
RateADrug survey participants experienced these commonly reported side effects:
Effect on:NoneMildModerateStrongSevere
Cold Symptoms 86.4% 6.8% 3.4% 3.4% 0%
Appetite Loss 75% 25% 0% 0% 0%
Headache 65.9% 11.4% 14.8% 4.5% 3.4%
Gas 79.7% 6.8% 5.1% 8.5% 0%
Fatigue 58% 14.8% 12.5% 11.4% 3.4%
Dry Eyes 80.8% 7.7% 7.7% 3.8% 0%
Metallic Taste in Mouth 66.7% 0% 33.3% 0% 0%
Depression 64.4% 13.6% 5.1% 8.5% 8.5%
Sensitivity to Light 77.6% 9.4% 4.7% 8.2% 0%
Mood Swings 72.9% 1.7% 6.8% 8.5% 10.2%
Blurred Vision 72.9% 18.6% 5.1% 1.7% 1.7%
Breathing Difficulties 88.1% 5.1% 5.1% 1.7% 0%
Sexual Dysfunction 88.1% 0% 3.4% 3.4% 5.1%
Stomach Ache 72.9% 10.2% 11.9% 5.1% 0%
Redness 82.1% 6.4% 7.7% 3.8% 0%
White Patches in Mouth 75% 0% 25% 0% 0%
Dry Skin 67.9% 8.6% 14.8% 7.4% 1.2%
Confusion 81.4% 5.1% 3.4% 5.1% 5.1%
Change in Skin Coloring 91% 5.1% 2.6% 1.3% 0%
Fever 93.5% 1.6% 3.2% 1.6% 0%
Irregular Heartbeat 88.1% 6.8% 5.1% 0% 0%
Anxiety 64.4% 10.2% 8.5% 8.5% 8.5%
Drowsiness 78% 10.2% 3.4% 5.1% 3.4%
Nausea 72.9% 10.6% 8.2% 5.9% 2.4%
Dizziness 79.5% 9.1% 2.3% 3.4% 5.7%
Sore Throat 75% 0% 0% 25% 0%
Blistering 97.4% 0% 1.3% 1.3% 0%
Itching 71.8% 7.7% 10.3% 9% 1.3%
Scaling 85.9% 2.6% 5.1% 3.8% 2.6%
Insomnia 76.3% 10.2% 8.5% 3.4% 1.7%
Allergic Reaction 96.5% 2.4% 0% 1.2% 0%
Irritability / Impatience 75% 0% 25% 0% 0%
Muscle Cramping 86.4% 3.4% 1.7% 8.5% 0%
Diarrhea 82.3% 4.8% 6.5% 3.2% 3.2%
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Less Commonly Reported Lymecycline Side Effects
RateADrug survey participants experienced less commonly reported side effects:
Effect on:NoneMildModerateStrongSevere
Mood Swings 73.1% 11.5% 3.8% 7.7% 3.8%
Reduced Libido 92% 4% 0% 0% 4%
Suicidal Tendencies 89.7% 5.1% 0% 2.6% 2.6%
Abdominal Pain 66.7% 33.3% 0% 0% 0%
Change in Sex Drive 88.5% 2.6% 2.6% 3.8% 2.6%
Drowsiness 80.8% 11.5% 3.8% 3.8% 0%
Eye / Vision Problems 83.3% 9% 2.6% 3.8% 1.3%
Hearing Loss 97.4% 1.3% 1.3% 0% 0%
Change in Weight 74.4% 10.3% 2.6% 11.5% 1.3%
Liver Damage 98.8% 1.2% 0% 0% 0%
Breast Tenderness 96.2% 1.3% 1.3% 1.3% 0%
Change in Skin Coloring 66.7% 0% 33.3% 0% 0%
Thrombosis (Blood Clotting) 97.4% 0% 2.6% 0% 0%
Metallic Taste in Mouth 75% 25% 0% 0% 0%
Muscle / Joint Pain 78.2% 9% 7.7% 3.8% 1.3%
Tooth Discoloration 88.9% 7.4% 1.2% 2.5% 0%
Depression 72.4% 10.3% 13.8% 3.4% 0%
Behavioral / Mood Disorder 83.3% 2.6% 2.6% 9% 2.6%
Leg and/or Foot Cramping 83.3% 10.3% 2.6% 3.8% 0%
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Episodes since taking Lymecycline
Since taking Lymecycline Rate a Drug survey participants reported these episodes:
Auto Accident 0.5%
Blindness 0.5%
Fall 0.5%
Hallucination 0.2%
Heart attack 0.7%
Hospitalization 0.9%
Seizure 0.7%
Stroke 0.5%
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User Comments about Lymecycline
24 Jan 2017 I had severe fever within 4 hours of one dose (40C) , ringing in the ear, horrific headache, nausea, painful neck. Went to the doc and she said to go on, it's not the medication. But I didn't listen to her. Two months later, I took the capsule apart and took a small fraction of the capsule content - 5 hours later I had 38C fever. No idea why.
   —Posted by Maja
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28 Aug 2016 I was on lymecycline initially for 6 months but didn't wein myself off the tablets slowly so acne came back. Went on them again for a year and after weining myself off slowly towards the end of the course my moderate acne has gone and my complexion looks 100 times better. However, these tablets have irritated my bowel so much that i have had chronic pain for 6 months and lost my appetite. I also had terrible mood swings and depression, becoming withdrawn from work and social situations. Saying that, 2 weeks after stopping the tablets i feel back to my old self.
   —Posted by Jay
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15 Jun 2016 Have been on the medication for a month so far with possible 3-4 month duration to complete course for acne and rosacea. There has been significant improvement in my acne since starting, less pustules, especially the ones which were starting to scar my face and a huge improvement in the dry skin resulting from the spots. The rosacea has not improved greatly so far, the redness is less but still remains, I don't get the 'burning' feeling anymore though that I got when everything would be flaring up.
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17 Oct 2015 I have used Lymecycline for several months and whilst I have not noticed any serios side effects, it does not help my chronic dry eye condition. It appeared to help when I first began using it but soon became less effective. I was not happy about doubling up on the dosage as was recommended as the probable side effects were worrying.
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16 Oct 2015 This is my second course of Lymecycline. It's a long road with little in the way of immediate results, but it cleared up my acne brilliantly the last time, so hoping that it does so again this time around. The headaches are driving me to despair and it's not making me feel as happy as usual, but I only have another 4 weeks to endure...
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