Erythrocin

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  • Manufactured by: Pfizer Ltd
  • Contains / Salt: Erythromycin (250 mg)
  • Seller: Apollo Pharmacy Limited
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    Erythrocin Information

    Erythrocin is a prescription drug, available for use as Tablet,Sachet. Bacterial Infections are some of its major therapeutic uses. Secondary and off-label uses of Erythrocin have also been mentioned below.

    Medical history of the patient along with age and gender determines the dosage of Erythrocin. Besides the medical condition it is advised for, the route of administration also plays an important role in determining the correct drug dosage. Refer to the dosage section for a detailed discussion.

    Besides the aforementioned side effects, there are other adverse effects of Erythrocin as well, which are listed below. Normally, these side effects of Erythrocin are not long lasting and go away when the treatment is finished. However, if these continue for a longer time, consult your doctor right away.

    It is also important to note that Erythrocin has a Safe effect for pregnant women and Safe effect on lactating mothers. Warnings related to Erythrocin's effects on the liver, heart and kidney, if any, have been listed below.

    Some other conditions that can be affected by Erythrocin are listed in the contraindications section below.

    Besides this, Erythrocin may also have severe interaction with some medicines. See below for a complete list.

    In addition to the above precautions for Erythrocin, it is important to know that it is safe while driving, and is habit-forming.



    Erythrocin Benefits & Uses

    Erythrocin is used to treat the following -

    Main Benefits

    Other Benefits

    Erythrocin Dosage & How to Take

    This is the usual dosage recommended in most common treatment cases. Please remember that every patient and their case is different, so the dosage can be different based on the disease, route of administration, patient's age and medical history.

    Find the right dosage based on disease and age

    Age Group Dosage
    Adult
    • Disease: Bacterial Infections
    • Before or After Meal: After Meal
    • Single Maximum Dose: 500 mg
    • Dosage Form: Tablet
    • Dosage Route: Oral
    • Frequency: 6 hourly
    • Course Duration: 7 days
    • Special Instructions: As prescribed by the doctor
    Geriatric
    • Disease: Bacterial Infections
    • Before or After Meal: After Meal
    • Single Maximum Dose: 500 mg
    • Dosage Form: Tablet
    • Dosage Route: Oral
    • Frequency: 6 hourly
    • Course Duration: 7 days
    • Special Instructions: As prescribed by the doctor
    13 - 18 years (Adolescent)
    • Disease: Whooping Cough (Pertussis)
    • Before or After Meal: After Meal
    • Single Maximum Dose: 10 mg/kg
    • Dosage Form: Tablet
    • Dosage Route: Oral
    • Frequency: 4 daily
    • Course Duration: 2 weeks
    • Special Instructions: As prescribed by the doctor
    2 - 12 years (Child)
    • Disease: Whooping Cough (Pertussis)
    • Before or After Meal: After Meal
    • Single Maximum Dose: 10 mg/kg
    • Dosage Form: Tablet
    • Dosage Route: Oral
    • Frequency: 4 daily
    • Course Duration: 2 weeks
    • Special Instructions: As prescribed by the doctor
    Infant (1 month to 2 years)
    • Disease: Whooping Cough (Pertussis)
    • Before or After Meal: After Meal
    • Single Maximum Dose: 10 mg/kg
    • Dosage Form: Tablet
    • Dosage Route: Oral
    • Frequency: 4 daily
    • Course Duration: 2 weeks
    • Special Instructions: As prescribed by the doctor
    Neonates (0 to 1 month)
    • Disease: Stye
    • Before or After Meal: After Meal
    • Single Maximum Dose: 10 mg/kg
    • Dosage Form: Tablet
    • Dosage Route: Oral
    • Frequency: 4 daily
    • Course Duration: 2 weeks
    • Special Instructions: As prescribed by the doctor


    Erythrocin Side Effects

    Based on research, the following side effects have been observed when Erythrocin is used -

    Moderate

    • Gastrointestinal discomfort
    • Fainting
    • Weakness
    • Erythema

    Mild

    • Nausea or vomiting
    • Diarrhoea
    • Hearing Loss
    • पेट दर्द
    • Skin irritation

    Erythrocin Related Warnings

    • Is the use of Erythrocin safe for pregnant women?


      Erythrocin is safe for pregnant women.

      Safe
    • Is the use of Erythrocin safe during breastfeeding?


      Breastfeeding women can safely use Erythrocin.

      Safe
    • What is the effect of Erythrocin on the Kidneys?


      Erythrocin is not harmful for kidneys.

      Safe
    • What is the effect of Erythrocin on the Liver?


      Side effects of Erythrocin rarely affect the liver.

      Mild
    • What is the effect of Erythrocin on the Heart?


      There are no any side effects of Erythrocin for the heart.

      Safe


    Severe Interaction of Erythrocin with Other Drugs

    Erythrocin should not be taken with following medicines due to severe side effects it may cause to patients -

    Severe

    Moderate



    Erythrocin Contraindications

    If you are suffering from any of the following diseases, you should not take Erythrocin unless your doctor advises you to do so -



    Frequently asked Questions about Erythrocin

    • Is this Erythrocin habit forming or addictive?


      No, there is no any evidence that Erythrocin is addictive.

      No
    • Is it safe to drive or operate heavy machinery when consuming?


      Yes, you can operate a vehicle or heavy machinery after taking Erythrocin since it does not cause drowsiness.

      Safe
    • Is it safe?


      Erythrocin is safe but it is important to consult a doctor before taking it.

      Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise
    • Is it able to treat mental disorders?


      Erythrocin is unable to treat or cure mental disorders.

      No

    Erythrocin Interactions with Food and Alcohol

    • Interaction between Food and Erythrocin


      When consumed with certain foods, Erythrocin may take longer to have an effect. Contact your doctor about this.

      Mild
    • Interaction between Alcohol and Erythrocin


      Information about the interaction of Erythrocin and alcohol is not currently available because this topic has not been researched yet.

      Unknown


    Frequently asked Questions about Erythrocin

    Question over 3 years ago

    Can I take Erythrocin for sore throat?

    Dr. Ajay Kumar MBBS, MD , General Physician

    Yes, Erythrocin can be used for the treatment of sore throat (pharyngitis). Since it is a prescription drug and an antibiotic, you are advised to not take this drug by yourself to avoid bacterial resistance.

    Question over 3 years ago

    Does Erythrocin cause nausea and vomiting?

    Dr. Sameer Awadhiya MBBS , Pediatrics

    Yes, Erythrocin causes nausea and vomiting, this occurs rarely. It is a known side effect of this drug. If it persist or becomes severe then discuss with your doctor immediately.

    Question about 3 years ago

    Can I take Erythrocin if i am allergic to penicillin?

    Dr. Ramraj MBBS , Other

    Yes, Erythrocin can be used in those patients who are allergic to penicillin. Your doctor may use a patch test to determine whether you are allergic to erythromycin as well or not.

    Question almost 4 years ago

    Does Erythrocin cover pseudomonas?

    Dr. Rahul Poddar MBBS, DNB, MBBS, DNB , General Surgery

    It is generally found to be resistant against Pseudomonas aeruginosa. Antibiotic sensitivity test is recommended to confirm its susceptibility against pseudomonas.

    Question almost 4 years ago

    Can I take Erythrocin without consulting a doctor?

    Dr. Braj Bhushan Ojha BAMS , Gastroenterology, Dermatology, Psychiatry, Ayurveda, Sexology, Diabetology

    Erythrocin is a prescription drug, hence do not take it without consulting doctor. It can be harmful for patients to take this medicine without doctor's advice.



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    This medicine data has been created by -

    Vikas Chauhan

    B.Pharma, Pharmacy
    5 Years of Experience


    References

    US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) [Internet]. Maryland. USA; Package leaflet information for the user; Pce (erythromycin)

    KD Tripathi. [link]. Seventh Edition. New Delhi, India: Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers; 2013: Page No 752-754



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