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A 37-year-old male asked:

I just found a prescription of erythromycin 500 mg tablets (quantity 14 & take 1 tablet by mouth twice daily) for my girlfriend under my car seat. i h?

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Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics 47 years experience
Your question is ???: I'll assume you wonder what it might be for. It has broad uses as an antibacterial agent.It could be used to treat a bronchitis or whooping cough exposure or to treat chlamydia, a well known std. Good communication here may be your best course going forward.
Last updated Aug 14, 2013

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