Minocycline-induced benign intracranial hypertension

Abstract

Sirs: Minocycline is a tetracycline congener that is broadly used for the treatment of acne vulgaris. Like other tetracyclines, minocycline has been linked to benign intracranial hypertension [2]. We have recently seen a 16-year-old girl with a 14-day history of diplopia. There were no headaches, obscurations, nausea or vomiting. Neurological examination… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s004150050178

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