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(Generic versions may still be available.)
Actisite (tetracycline periodontal) fiber has been studied in 1437 patients distributed as follows over pivotal, controlled, and open- label studies.
In controlled and open-label trials patients, the following adverse reactions have been reported in less than 1% of patients: oral candidiasis, glossitis, possible allergic response, staining of the tongue, severe gingival inflammation, throbbing pain, pain following placement in an abscessed area, and minor throat irritation.
Read the Actisite (tetracycline periodontal) Side Effects Center for a complete guide to possible side effects
Last reviewed on RxList: 12/8/2004
This monograph has been modified to include the generic and brand name in many instances.
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