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hmmm Tetracycline??

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has anyone tried tetracycline pills? they are antibiotics

my cosmetic surgeon perscribed them to me since ive had a breakout recently... but i dont know. my breakout may have been caused by something i ate recently (seafood maybe) because i havent had a breakout in a while... just dealing with red-brown marks.

anyways i bought the stuff, it was cheap only like $11 for 30 capsules. but i went home and did a little research and now im apprehensive about using it. side effects include dizziness, nausea, maybe diarrehea... stuff i could deal with, BUT there's a chance of yeast infection... which i DEFINATELy do not want to get (apparently that risk occurs with taking any kind of antibiotics). my doctor said it isn't likely i'll get it with tetracycline, because its a pretty mild medication. hmmm... but still.

i do not want to become reliant on medication that could have negative side effects to the rest of my body

i'd rather cleanse the natural way, by eating really healthly, exercising, exfoliating, drinking water, and using my creams that are helping fade my marks. BUT it is REALLy annoying indeed to get random breakouts!!

any opinions/suggestions?

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