There have been spontaneous or published reports of CYP3A based interactions of erythromycin with cyclosporine, carbamazepine, tacrolimus, alfentanil, disopyramide, rifabutin, quinidine, methylprednisolone, cilostazol, vinblastine, and bromocriptine.
Combining erythromycin with ergotamine or ydroergotamine has been associated with acute ergot toxicity.
It will help to stop the infection coming back. Unneeded medications should be disposed of in special ways to ensure that pets, children, and other people cannot consume them. Make sure your child takes it all straight away. If you still have symptoms of infection after you finish the erythromycin, call your doctor. This means that it might not work next time, and your child might need a stronger antibiotic.
Ask your doctor before use if you are taking the following medications:
It alerts doctors and patients about drug effects that may be dangerous.
This medicine can cause you to have unusual results with certain medical tests.
Caution should be exercised in patients who consume alcohol or receive medicinal products that can cause central nervous system depression.
When, in the judgment of the clinician, the need for dosage reduction, discontinuation, or substitution of alternative antiepileptic medication arises, this should be done gradually.
It will help to stop the infection coming back. If you need help accessing information in different file formats, see Instructions for Downloading Viewers and Players. This leaflet has been written specifically for parents and carers about the use of this medicine in children. For this reason, if you get diarrhoea that becomes severe or persistent or contains blood or mucus, either during or after taking erythromycin, you should consult your doctor immediately.
Selected from data included with permission and copyrighted by First Databank, Inc. Erythromycin is not known to be harmful when used during pregnancy.