Eramycin 500 Mg
USA Brand Name
Erythromycin Stearate & Bromhexine HCI
Vetkind Bioscience, India
About the brand Eramycin – 500
Eramycin – 500 is the leading brand of Vetkind Biosciences and is manufactured by same in India.
About the drug Eramycin – 500
Eramycin 500 has salt erythromycin stearate and Bromhexine HCl. The main salt is erythromycin stearate. It is used for a wide range of bacterial infections. It is not suitable for viral infections such as cold, flu etc. Taking the drug without doctors’ advice may lead to a decrease in effectiveness of the drug in the body.
Manufacturer of Eramycin 500
It is manufactured by Vetkind Bioscience in India.
Strengths and Dosage of Eramycin 500
Eramycin 500 is available in strength of 500 mg of Erythromycin.
USA Brands equal to Eramycin – 500
Erythrocin, E.E.S. granules are brands available in USA Markets having same salt as in Eramycin 500.
Uses of Erythromycin stearate, the salt in Eramycin 500
It is used for a wide range of bacterial infections associated with different parts of the body. It is highly applicable for gastrointestinal as well as upper respiratory tract bacterial infections.
How Eramycin 500 works?
Eramycin 500 works by inhibiting the protein synthesis and growth of bacteria in the body. By blocking protein synthesis, it inhibits the replication cycle of the bacteria. Thus, it blocks their growth and avoids them from spreading in the body.
How to take Eramycin 500?
Eramycin 500 shall be taken with full glass of water. It can be taken with or without food.
The dose of antibiotic varies from patients to patients and from conditions to condition. Your doctor would advise you the correct dosage Do as directed by your physician.
How long Eramycin 500 should be continued?
Eramycin 500 should be continued as per your doctor’s advice and prescription. It shall not be overdosed or taken without your doctor’s consultation.
Dose of Eramycin 500 missed?
If a dose is missed, take it immediately as soon as you remember. Skip the dose if the time to take the next dose is near. Never overdose yourself or take more than one dose as prescribed by your physician.
Drug Interactions for Erythromycin stearate
Around 700 drug interactions have been reported with use of erythromycin stearate. It interacts with aspirin, vitamin C, lorazepam, pantoprazole, montelukast etc.
When NOT to take Eramycin 500
Eramycin 500 shall not be taken if you have an allergic reaction to it.
Side effects / Adverse Effects of Eramycin 500
Common side effects range from vomiting to gastrointestinal disturbances. It may lead to diarrhea and nausea etc.
Overdose side effects of the Erythromycin stearate or Eramycin 500
Generally, overdose shall not happen. However, if overdosage happens to consult your doctor immediately.
General information about Eramycin 500
Eramycin 500 is antibiotic. Thus, it is applicable to only bacterial infections. It cannot be used for viral infections.
Never overdose or take the antibiotic beyond doctor’s advice, as it may lead to a decrease in the effectiveness of the drug.