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Erythromycin Overdose (Overview)

An overdose occurs when an excessive / dangerous dose of a drug is used. "Symptoms of overdose include diarrhea, nausea, stomach cramps, and vomiting." REF: https://www. Drugbank. Ca/drugs/DB00199


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What is the treatment for erythromycin overdose?

What is the treatment for erythromycin overdose?

See below.: Feeling or being sick : eat little and often & stick to simple foods diarrhea: drink plenty of water to replace lost fluids. If the diarrhea continues or is severe, speak with your doctor
abdominal discomfort: take your doses after a meal or a snack. All medicines can cause unwanted side-effects although not everyone experiences them. These usually improve as your body adjusts. Speak with your doc. ...Read more

Erythromycin Overdose (Overview)

An overdose occurs when an excessive / dangerous dose of a drug is used. "Symptoms of overdose include diarrhea, nausea, stomach cramps, and vomiting." REF: https://www. Drugbank. Ca/drugs/DB00199


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What is the definition or description of: Erythromycin overdose?

What is the definition or description of: Erythromycin overdose?

Erythromycin O/D: An overdose occurs when an excessive / dangerous dose of a drug is used. "Symptoms of overdose include diarrhea, nausea, stomach cramps, and vomiting." REF: https://www. Drugbank. Ca/drugs/DB00199 ...Read more

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What is the treatment for erythromycin overdose?

See below.: Feeling or being sick : eat little and often & stick to simple foods diarrhea: drink plenty of water to replace lost fluids. If the diarrhea continues or is severe, speak with your doctor
abdominal discomfort: take your doses after a meal or a snack. All medicines can cause unwanted side-effects although not everyone experiences them. These usually improve as your body adjusts. Speak with your doc. ...Read more

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What are the consequences of overdosing on erythromycin?

Probably nothing: What do you mean by overdosing. Did you take an extra pill or swallow the bottle? Generally if you stop taking it your body will clear it and you should be fine. ...Read more

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What is the best way to apply erythromycin?

What is the best way to apply erythromycin?

By directions: Erythromycin is available is topical ointment, drops and systemic pills and infusions. Your doctor will prescribe the appropriate form and you should follow the directions given. If needed for the eye, for instance, apply the drop or ointment to the lower lid pulled down a little and when it snaps back it will spread the medication over the whole eye. ...Read more

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What are the side affects of taking erythromycin tablets?

What are the side affects of taking erythromycin tablets?

Nausea & vomiting: The common side-effects of Erythromycin are nausea, vomiting, sharp abdominal pain, cramps and diarrhea. This also occurs commonly with the related Clarithromycin (biaxin). Azithromycin (zithromax) may trigger these same symptoms but its does so much less frequently. Many people who have GI problems with Erythromycin tolerate zithromax just fine. ...Read more

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I have irbbb. Can I take erythromycin?

Probably: If you mean incomplete right bundle branch block the answer is that erythromycin is unlikely to effect this negatively, but why are you taking it, who prescribed it and why have you not asked the doctor caring for you? Best wishes. ...Read more

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Can I use erythromycin ointment of toddler?

More info: The answer for this needs the reason why you want to do so. ...Read more

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What side effects can you get from erythromycin?

What side effects can you get from erythromycin?

Erythromycin: See: http://www. Drugs. Com/sfx/erythromycin-side-effects. Html

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What are the side effects of pce (erythromycin)?

What are the side effects of pce (erythromycin)?

Stomach-related: Erythromycin most common side effects are diarrhea, loss of appetite, vomiting, nausea, and stomach cramps. A few other rare but serious side effects are severe diarrhea (C. diff), hearing loss, irregular heart rhythm, and seizure. These should *not* be expected, but are a few to be aware of in the few instances that they do occur. ...Read more

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Does erythromycin op oin help treating the mgd?

Does erythromycin op oin help treating the mgd?

It can: Depending upon the specifics of your case, topical antibiotics such as op topical Erythromycin can be helpful. Other treatments can include warm compresses, omega-3 supplementation, and sometimes oral antibiotics. I encourage you to talk about these with your primary doctor or ophthalmologist to determine what treatment is best for you. ...Read more

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If you're allergic to erythromycin, what medications can you not take?

Erythromycin: Don't take Ilotycin, Ery-Ped, Ery-tab, Staticin, Erythra-Derm, Akne-mycin, Pce, (erythromycin) T-Stat, Eryc or Ery. ...Read more

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When I was a baby, I was allergic to erythromycin. Is it possible that I am not allergic to it any more?

When I was a baby, I was allergic to erythromycin. Is it possible that I am not allergic to it any more?

Yes: It is common for babies and young children to develop a rash with viral or bacterial infections; often, when a child with an infection gets treated with an antibiotic and develops a rash, the antibiotic is blamed. Discuss your situation with an allergist; it may be appropriate to do some skin testing or test dosing to determine your true status with regard to erythromycin. ...Read more

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