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Tetralysal is a highly effective prescription-only treatment for acne. It is an orally-taken antibiotic medication, particularly ideal for those who do not want to use topical treatments for the condition or have perhaps experienced unwanted side effects from creams or gels. Each capsule of Tetralysal contains 408mg of Lymecycline (equivalent to 300mg Tetracycline base). You can also buy Tetralysal cheap for acne as Generic Lymecycline.
- Oral antibiotic to treat acne
- Attacks bacteria causing the acne
- Branded Tetralysal and Generic Lymecycline available
- Genuine UK medication
What is Tetralysal (Lymecycline) for?
Please note: You will need to supply your doctor's details in your consultation to enable us to supply this antibiotic medication. This is so we can inform your doctor of your request for private treatment to adhere to good antimicrobial stewardship, and to minimise the risk of antibiotic resistance from overuse.
Please note: Do not take Tetralysal or Generic Lymecycline with other antibiotics or whilst using topical acne treatments which contain an antibiotic, such as Duac or Treclin Gel. Speak to your pharmacist or doctor if you are not sure.
Lymecycline or the branded version, Tetralysal 300 (manufactured by pharmaceutical company Galderma), is prescription-only tetracycline type antibiotic taken orally to effectively treat acne, usually moderate to severe acne.
How does Tetralysal (Lymecycline) work?
Tetralysal’s active ingredient is Lymecycline and this is a type of tetracycline antibiotic. Although the medication is prescribed for different bacterial infections, it is most often prescribe to treat acne vulgaris.
Acne is usually caused by bacteria known as ‘Propionebacterium acnes’ which exist on your skin. They thrive from excess sebum (an oily, waxy substance) produced by the sebaceous glands, resulting in spots, whiteheads, inflammation, and in certain cases large cysts.
Lymecycline prevents this acne bacteria from growing and multiplying, killing the bacteria off and this lets your skin recover from the infection and inflammation.
How long does Tetralysal (Lymecycline) take to work?
After you buy Tetralysal online for acne, it can take anywhere up to around 8 weeks before your symptoms begin to improve. The medication is not a quick-fix for your symptoms, but it can be very effective if taken properly.
What are the benefits of Tetralysal (Lymecycline)?
Many patients choose to buy Tetralysal (Lymecycline) without a prescription online if they have previously tried over-the-counter medicines without seeing improvements in their symptoms.
Moreover, some people simply do not want to use topical treatments or may have found them ineffective or harsh on their skin.
Tetralysal is a popular and well-known brand, however you can also buy Generic Lymecycline online, containing the same active ingredient as its branded counterpart.
How to use Tetralysal (Lymecycline)
When you buy Lymecycline capsules online for acne, take 1 capsule of Lymecycline once daily, usually in the morning.
Swallow the capsule whole with a glassful of water (a medium-sized glass – 200ml).
You can take the medication with or without food but it is recommended to take it with food to minimise the risk of feeling sick.
Duration of treatment
It may take up to 8 weeks before symptoms improve. However, if there are still no visible improvements to your symptoms after 3 months, you should inform your doctor as your treatment going forward will need to be assessed.
What are the possible side effects of Tetralysal (Lymecycline)?
Side effects are rare, and most people don’t get any. Possible side effects may vary from one person to the next, as with any medication. You should always read the manufacturer’s Patient Information Leaflet (PIL) before taking this or any other medication.
This will give you important instructions on how and when to take the medication, as well as any possible side effects of the drug.
How we package your order
Your medication is placed inside a plain delivery box* for protection, then sealed inside a special tamper-proof Royal Mail envelope before being dispatched from our in-house pharmacy.
- Discreet plain packaging / No mention of medication
- Our minimum sized delivery box* to protect the medication in transit is: W - 18cm, H - 6.5cm, D - 8.5cm
- Royal Mail Tracked 24 or 48 hr (UK addresses)
- Royal Mail Special Delivery Before 1pm (UK addresses)
- Royal Mail Local Collect (UK addresses)
- Royal Mail International Signed For (Overseas addresses)
- Some delivery types will require you to sign for the parcel
- Some delivery types will require you to show Photo ID for the parcel
- Find out more information about delivery types here