Linemett (333 mg) Tablet Side Effects and usage

Linemett (333 mg) - Tetracycline- Tablet is manufactured by Mercury Laboratories Ltd. and the main constituent generic drug is Tetracycline- 333 mg.

Linemett (333 mg) Tablet Medicine Details

Side Effects

Liver damage.
Kidney damage.
Teeth and bones.
Antianabolic effect.
Increased intracranial pressure.
Diabetes insipidus.
Vestibular toxicity.


When originally introduced, tetracyclines inhibited practically all types of pathogenic microorganisms except fungi and viruses.
However, promiscous and often indiscriminate use has gradually narrowed the field of their usefulness.
Tetracyclines are only used in gram-positive and gram-negative cocci and bacilli, which are sensitive to it.
Tetracyclines are now active against few N.
gonorrhoeae and N.
Spirochetes, including T.
pallidum and Borrelia.
All rickettsiae (typhus, etc) and chlamydiae are highly sensitive.
Mycoplasma and Actinomyces are moderately sensitive.
Entamoeba histolytica and Plasmodia are inhibited at high concentrations.

Contra Indications

Pregnancy, lactation and children below the age of eight years.


Renal or hepatic impairment.
Myasthenia gravis.
Avoid exposure to sunlight.


The cost of the drug per 1 Tablet is Rs.0.9 in India as of date.


Linemett (333 mg) Tablet mainly contains the generic formulation called as Tetracycline- 333 mg.

Medicine Name: Linemett (333 mg) Tablet
Manufacturer: Mercury Laboratories Ltd.
Generic Molecule: Tetracycline

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