Home › Forums › General Discussion › How long does minocycline and its effects stay in your body? This topic contains 2 replies, has 2 voices, and was last updated by redrock 5 years, 10 months ago. Viewing 3 posts - 1 through 3 (of 3 total) Author Posts November 26, 2012 at 9:08 pm #307145 redrockParticipant The reason I ask is that minocycline is supposed to make you more sun-sensitive, correct? I’m going for this lipolysis red light treatment (non invasive liposuction). And I’m wondering if I’m going to be subject to burning because of the minocycline? So I want to know if I don’t take it for a couple days before the treatment if that will be safe. November 26, 2012 at 10:35 pm #365978 richieParticipant Hi–Half life is on average 16 hours –so it seems to me two days would be a good wash–out time — richie November 26, 2012 at 10:41 pm #365979 redrockParticipant Thanks Richie. Author Posts Viewing 3 posts - 1 through 3 (of 3 total) You must be logged in to reply to this topic.