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Can I drive a car while taking minocycline?

You should be cautious with regard to driving a car or operating heavy machinery if your doctor gives you a prescription for minocycline. Lightheadedness and dizziness are potential side effects if you take this medication. It's important to wait and see how minocycline affects you before getting behind the wheel of a car or performing any potentially dangerous task.

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