Erythromycin 500mg Tablets 100’s treats a wide variety of bacterial infections.
Also, it prevents certain bacterial infections by stopping the growth of bacteria.
- This antibiotic treats or prevents only bacterial infections and not viral ones.
Erythromycin is known as a macrolide antibiotic. It works by stopping the growth of bacteria.This antibiotic treats or prevents only bacterial infections. It will not work for viral infections (such as common cold, flu). Using any antibiotic when it is not needed can cause it to not work for future infections.
How to use Erythromycin 500mg Tablets 100’s
Take this medication by mouth as directed by your doctor, usually before a meal. This medication is best absorbed when taken on an empty stomach. If nausea occurs, you may take it with food or milk.
This medication has a bitter taste if crushed. Swallow the medication whole. Do not chew or crush.
The dosage and length of treatment are based on your medical condition and response to treatment. In children, the dosage is also based on age and weight.
For the best effect, take this antibiotic at evenly spaced times. To help you remember, take this medication at the same time(s) every day.