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Table 4 Consequence of patient-reported side effects for minocycline and doxycycline

From: Minocycline and doxycycline therapy in community patients with rheumatoid arthritis: prescribing patterns, patient-level determinants of use, and patient-reported side effects

  Minocycline (n= 102) Doxycycline (n= 82)
Discontinued (%) 38.2 42.7
Dose change (%) 31.6 16.7
Additional medication (%) 32.0 52.8
Doctor visit (%) 48.2 59.5
Missed work (%) 1.1 6.8
Hospitalized (%) 1.0 1.3