Erythromycins are antibiotics, medicines used to treat infections caused by microorganisms.
This list is not complete and many other drugs can interact with erythromycin.
Your child should not chew the capsules. It may, however, increase the chance of temporary side effects, such as hearing loss, feeling or being sick and diarrhoea.
Do not double the dose to catch up. Do not give any medicine that contains an antihistamine used to treat hay fever and other allergies, and in some medicines for colds and fever without checking with your doctor or pharmacist, as erythromycin can make the s You must tell your doctor if your child has ever had an allergic reaction or other reaction to any medicine they have been given before. Respiratory tract infections due to Mycoplasma pneumoniae Label. These gastrointestinal side effects are usually dose-related, i.
Erythromycin is excreted principally in the liver, so caution should be exercised in administering the antibiotic to patients with impaired hepatic function or concomitantly receiving potentially hepatotoxic agents.
Ask your doctor before use if you are taking the following medications:
Human data suggest risk in 3rd trimester.
Do not use it later for another infection or give it to someone else.
Your doctor may advise you to stop.
PM on day before surgery in combination with PO neomycin and mechanical cleansing of large intestine. Erythromycin should be taken with caution by anyone who has had any form of allergy to medications. Unknown whether erythromycin is absorbed from mucous membranes to any substantial extent. Never take 2 doses at the same time.