PEBC Free Practice Question of the Week 
Updated: Jul 20, 2020
Which of the following is a unique adverse effect of minocycline? a) Gout b) Vivid Dreams c) Vertigo d) Gynecomastia
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(C) is the correct answer.
Vertigo (dizziness and lightheadedness) is a common adverse effect of minocycline, which may be intolerable by some patients. Consider switching to doxycycline as an alternative.
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