Minocycline HCl (Generic) Rx
Starting At $0.37 per capsule

Minocycline HCl (Generic) Rx


$0.37 per capsule
100mg Capsule
  • Usually ships within one business day with veterinary approval.

  • Requires veterinary authorization.

  • Your pet's veterinarian will provide directions for use.

What are Minocycline Capsules for Cats and Dogs?

  • Prescription Minocycline is an effective, broad-spectrum antibiotic.
  • Minocycline is used to treat bacterial infections of the skin, urinary tract, and respiratory system.

Why do cats and dogs use Minocycline?

  • Minocycline is prescribed by veterinarians for a wide range of bacterial infections in dogs and cats.
  • Your pet may take Minocycline to treat respiratory infections, skin infections, or urinary tract infections.
  • Minocycline is also prescribed for specific diseases including Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever, Chlamydia, and Lyme disease.

What else should I know about Minocycline?

  • Treats bacterial infections in cats and dogs.
  • Versatile, broad spectrum antibiotic.
  • Low risk of side effects.

What problems could my dog or cat have with Minocycline?

  • Do not give antacids within 2 hours of giving Minocycline. Antacids will reduce the effectiveness of the Minocycline.
  • Minocycline can cause ulcers of the throat or esophagus if it gets stuck and does not reach the stomach.
  • Minocycline may make your companion's skin more sensitive to sunlight. Watch for signs of redness or sunburn, especially on hairless areas such as the nose, eyelids, or parts of the ears.

How do you use Minocycline?

  • Minocycline can be given with or without food. Follow your veterinarian's directions.
  • Minocycline should be given with a moist treat or small amount of liquid to ensure that it reaches the stomach. Minocycline can cause ulcers of the throat or esophagus if it gets stuck and does not reach the stomach.

What is in Minocycline?

  • The drug Minocycline is a broad-spectrum tetracycline antibiotic.
  • Minocycline prevents the growth and spread of certain kinds of bacteria.

Will I get what I see in the picture?

  • Minocycline is sold as an FDA approved generic drug. Brand may vary from order to order and variation to variation. We are unable to guarantee which brand will be available at the time of order shipment.

Is it important for my dog or cat to finish all of the Minocycline?

  • Minocycline is an antibiotic. Resistance is a major concern when using antibiotics. To help avoid resistance, it is important for you to use this for as long as your veterinarian has prescribed, even if you dog or cat is looking and feeling better.