Active Ingredient(s): Erythromycin
FDA Approved: * August 23, 1991
Pharm Company: * ALTANA
Category: Antibiotics

* This drug may consist of multiple approval dates, manufacturers, or distributors. If applicable, they would be listed below under "NDC Database Records".

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Erythromycin is an macrolide antibiotic useful for the treatment of a number of bacterial infections.[2] This includes respiratory tract infections, skin infections, chlamydia infections, and syphilis. It may also be used during pregnancy to prevent Group B streptococcal infection in the newborn.[2] Erythromycin may be used to improve delayed stomach emptying.[3] It can be given intravenously and by mouth.[2] An eye ointment is routinely recommended after delivery to prevent eye infections in...

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

  • Capsule: 125mg, 250mg
  • Capsule, Delayed Rel Pellets: 250mg
  • Capsule, Delayed Release : 250mg
  • For Suspension: 125mg/5ml
  • Gel: 2%
  • Granule: 200mg/5ml, 400mg/5ml
  • Granule, for Reconstituti: 200mg/5ml, 400mg/5ml
  • Injection: 1g, 1gm/vial, 500mg, 500mg/vial
  • Ointment: 0.5%, 0.50%, 2%, 5%, 5mg/gm
  • Pledgets: 2%
  • Powder: 100%
  • Powder for Reconstitution: 100mg/2.5ml, 200mg/5ml, 400mg/5ml
  • Solution: 1.5%, 1.50%, 2%
  • Suspension: 125mg/5ml, 200mg/5ml, 250mg/5ml, 400mg/5ml
  • Suspension/drops: 100mg/ml
  • Swab: 2%
  • Tablet: 250mg, 333mg, 400mg, 500mg
  • Tablet, Chewable: 125mg, 200mg, 250mg
  • Tablet, Coated Particles: 333mg, 500mg
  • Tablet, Delayed Release: 250mg, 333mg, 500mg
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

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