The active ingredient, Lymecycline 408mg, belongs to a group of medicines called tetracycline antibiotics. The standard dosage is 408mg/300 and is taken once a day.
Lymecycline is a broad spectrum antibiotic that's effective against a wide variety of bacteria. Lymecycline is predominantly prescribed for the treatment of acne. However, your GP may also use it to treat other bacterial infections, such as chest infections, urine infections, skin infections, mouth infections and chlamydia.
Lymecycline hard capsules contain the active ingredient lymecycline, an antibiotic. It can make you more sensitive to light and UV rays, so avoid being in direct sunlight for long periods of time during your course of treatment