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Dr. Steven Griggs
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Erythromycin Stearate (Overview)

Erythromycin stearate is a macrolide which is a kind of anti-bacterial drug (antibiotic and antimicrobial).


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Erythromycin stearate 500mg, 1 a day for acne. When does it start working?

Erythromycin stearate 500mg, 1 a day for acne. When does it start working?

Give it two weeks.: Acne lesions that are open are tissue wounds, and the erythema and swelling take some time to go down, giving successful rx a "lag time, " which makes it seem the med is not working. Minocycline and Doxycycline are alternates, but i couple them with a bezoyl peroxide scrub used topically. ...Read more

Dr. Steven Griggs
2 doctors shared insights

Erythromycin Stearate (Overview)

Erythromycin stearate is a macrolide which is a kind of anti-bacterial drug (antibiotic and antimicrobial).


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Should I be taking erythromycin stearate 500mg, 1 a day for my acne?

Should I be taking erythromycin stearate 500mg, 1 a day for my acne?

Maybe: It works for a lot of people! if it quits working there are a lot of other alternatives! god luck! ...Read more

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Erythromycin stearate 500mg, 1 a day for acne. When does it start working?

Give it two weeks.: Acne lesions that are open are tissue wounds, and the erythema and swelling take some time to go down, giving successful rx a "lag time, " which makes it seem the med is not working. Minocycline and Doxycycline are alternates, but i couple them with a bezoyl peroxide scrub used topically. ...Read more

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What does erythromycin do?

Erythromycin: It kills bacteria. It could be used to treat conditions like Acne, Gonorrhea or Chlamydia. ...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

Dr. Adam Lewis
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Erythrocin Stearate Filmtab (Definition)

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Eryc Delayed Release (Definition)

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