Erythromycin pad

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Here is the some steps to help you to save money on Erythromycin Pad purchase.


Read drug prescription

infoIt is very important to know about what medicine is given by the doctor, for what condition, and when it needs to be taken in what dose. This information given by the doctor is called Prescription. The patients should be familiar with the medicine prescription, and the details about the medicine before purchasing it and using it. Some medications need not be prescribed by healthcare practitioners and can be purchased and used without prescription by the patients; these are called over-the-counter medications. Read the drug prescription information of Erythromycin Pad before taking it.

Erythromycin Pad

What is Erythromycin Pad

Treating severe acne. It may also be used for other conditions as determined by your doctor.
Erythromycin Pad is a topical macrolide antibiotic that is thought to improve acne by slowing the growth of bacteria on the skin, which causes acne.

Important safety information:

  • Do not get Erythromycin Pad in your eyes or on the inside of your nose or mouth. If you get Erythromycin Pad in your eyes, immediately wash them out with cool tap water.
  • Once you begin using Erythromycin Pad, it may take 3 to 8 weeks before you begin to see improvement.
  • If severe diarrhea or stomach pain or cramping develops during treatment or within several months after treatment with Erythromycin Pad, check with your doctor or pharmacist right away. Do not treat it without first checking with your doctor.
  • Be sure to use Erythromycin Pad for the full course of treatment. If you do not, the medicine may not clear up your infection completely. The bacteria could also become less sensitive to this or other medicines. This could make the infection harder to treat in the future.
  • Long-term or repeated use of Erythromycin Pad may cause a second infection. Tell your doctor if signs of a second infection occur. Your medicine may need to be changed to treat this.
  • PREGNANCY and BREAST-FEEDING: If you become pregnant, contact your doctor. You will need to discuss the benefits and risks of using Erythromycin Pad while you are pregnant. Erythromycin Pad is found in breast milk. If you are or will be breast-feeding while you use Erythromycin Pad, check with your doctor. Discuss any possible risks to your baby.
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Erythromycin Pad side effects

All medicines may cause side effects, but many people have no, or minor, side effects. Check with your doctor if any of these most COMMON side effects persist or become bothersome:
  • Dryness; mild stinging or burning immediately after applying; peeling.
  • Seek medical attention right away if any of these SEVERE side effects occur:
  • Severe allergic reactions ; bloody stools; diarrhea; eye irritation; itching, burning, tenderness, or redness of your skin; stomach cramps/pain.

  • This is not a complete list of all side effects that may occur. If you have questions about side effects, contact your health care provider. Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects. To report side effects to the appropriate agency, please read the Guide to Reporting Problems to FDA.

    Compare prices at online shops

    infoPrices of the drug can vary in different shops. There will be a variation in price from pharmacy to an online shop. Most online shops will have a little lower price when compared to pharmacy stores, so you need to cross check before buying. Just go to a nearest pharmacy store and check for prices before you decide on buying. You should also be checking and comparing prices among various online stores and should be choosing the affordable and best store. The prices also vary based on brands, and you should note few stores sell specific brands, and you should learn to compare prices of same brand in different stores. Below are the prices of Erythromycin Pad medicine in some well-known online stores.

    StrengthQuantityPrice, USDCountry
    2 %1 boxbox$6.39USA
    2 %3 boxesbox$9.16USA


    Select the most affordable brand or generic drug

    infoGeneric drug is the basic drug with an active substance in it, and the name of the generic drug is same as active substance most of the times. Like Acetaminophen/Paracetemol is Generic name and it has different brand names like Tylenol, Acimol, Crocin, Calpol etc. All these Brand names contain the same Paracetemol, but the medications are manufactured by different companies, so the different brand names. Generic drug is always cheaper and affordable, and it can be replaced in place of brand name drug prescribed by the healthcare practitioner. The Generic medicine has same properties as branded medicine in terms of uses, indications, doses, side effects, so no need to worry on that. Just select the most affordable generic or branded medicine.

    StrengthQuantityPrice, USDCountry
    Althrocin 100mg Tablet $0.03Alembic Pharmaceuticals Ltd
    ALTHROCIN P- tab 125 mg x 10's $0.28Alembic
    Althrocin 100mg/mL DPS / 10ml $0.30
    ALTHROCIN 100 MG DROP 1 packet(s) (10 ML drop each) $0.41Alembic Pharmaceuticals Ltd
    ALTHROCIN oral liqd 125 mg x 5 mL x 60ml $0.45Alembic
    ALTHROCIN Capsule/ Tablet / 250mg (10 units) $0.58Alembic
    250 mg100 Capsule$3.24
    E Cin 100 mg Injection $0.24
    E Cin 250 mg Capsule $0.03
    250 mg10 Tablet$0.48
    500 mg10 Tablet$0.56
    EROSA tab 10's $1.19Genesis
    Erotab 250 mg x 1000's $90.80
    500 mg10 Tablet$0.90
    Erycin 125mg DT-TAB / 10 $0.24
    500 mg x 10's $0.89
    2 %25 grams$33.00Australia, Canada, NZ, Singapore, UK
    250 mg90 $140.00Canada, India, NZ, Singapore, Turkey, UK, USA
    250 mg90 $159.00Australia, Canada, India, Mauritius, NZ, Singapore, Turkey, UK, USA
    250 mg100 $62.55Canada, UK
    500 mg20 $9.00
    Erythrocin 100mg/5mL SUSP / 30ml $0.22
    Erythrocin NA Granules $0.26Pfizer Ltd
    100 mg x 5 mL x 60ml $0.36
    ERYTHROCIN Drops / 100mg per ml (10ml units) $0.36Pfizer
    400 mg x 6's $0.63
    Erythrocin 250 mg x 100's $48.14
    Erythrocin 100 mg/2.5 mL x 30 mL x 1's $3.50
    2 %60 $60.18USA
    2 %100 $96.96USA
    500 mg10 Tablet$1.29
    Golcin 250 mg Tablet $0.07
    Golcin 500 mg Tablet $0.13
    250 mg10 Tablet$0.54
    Ortholate 30 ml Suspension $0.05
    Ortholate 250 mg Tablet $0.05
    333 mg10 Tablet$0.84
    Osomycin 250 mg Tablet $0.07
    Osomycin 333 mg Tablet $0.08
    2 %50 solution$39.60Canada, UK
    Stiemycin 2 % x 25 mL $7.08
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    References

    1. Dailymed."Erythromycin: dailymed provides trustworthy information about marketed drugs in the united states. dailymed is the official provider of fda label information (package inserts).". https://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailym... (accessed August 28, 2018).
    2. "Erythromycin". https://pubchem.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/co... (accessed August 28, 2018).
    3. "Erythromycin". http://www.drugbank.ca/drugs/DB0019... (accessed August 28, 2018).
    4. "63937kv33d: the unique ingredient identifier (unii) is an alphanumeric substance identifier from the joint fda/usp substance registration system (srs).". https://www.fda.gov/ForIndustry/Dat... (accessed August 28, 2018).
    5. "Erythromycin: the nci development therapeutics program (dtp) provides services and resources to the academic and private-sector research communities worldwide to facilitate the discovery and development of new cancer therapeutic agents.". https://dtp.cancer.gov/dtpstandard/... (accessed August 28, 2018).

    Erythromycin Pad - Frequently asked Questions

    Can Erythromycin Pad be stopped immediately or do I have to stop the consumption gradually to ween off?

    In some cases, it always advisable to stop the intake of some medicines gradually because of the rebound effect of the medicine.

    It's wise to get in touch with your doctor as a professional advice is needed in this case regarding your health, medications and further recommendation to give you a stable health condition.

    How should I take Erythromycin Pad?

    Use Erythromycin Pad as directed by your doctor. Check the label on the medicine for exact dosing instructions. Check the label on the medicine for exact dosing instructions.

    • Before using Erythromycin Pad, wash the affected area with warm water and soap, rinse, and pat dry.
    • Using the pads, cover the affected and surrounding areas with a film of medicine. Allow the medicine to dry. Wash your hands immediately after you finish using Erythromycin Pad.
    • Erythromycin Pad works best if it is used at the same time each day.
    • To clear up your infection completely, take Erythromycin Pad for the full course of treatment. Keep taking it even if you feel better in a few days.
    • If you miss a dose of Erythromycin Pad, use it as soon as possible. If it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular dosing schedule.

    Ask your health care provider any questions you may have about how to use Erythromycin Pad.

    Who should not take Erythromycin Pad?

    Some medical conditions may interact with Erythromycin Pad. Tell your doctor or pharmacist if you have any medical conditions, especially if any of the following apply to you:

    • if you are pregnant, planning to become pregnant, or are breast-feeding
    • if you are taking any prescription or nonprescription medicine, herbal preparation, or dietary supplement
    • if you have allergies to medicines, foods, or other substances
    • if you have liver disease or you have a blood disorder called porphyria

    Some MEDICINES MAY INTERACT with Erythromycin Pad. Tell your health care provider if you are taking any other medicines, especially any of the following:

    • Efavirenz or rifampin because they may decrease Erythromycin Pad pad's effectiveness
    • Arsenic, cimetidine,diltiazem,dofetilide,HIV protease inhibitors, imidazoles (eg, ketoconazole), pimozide, QT-prolonging agents (eg, quinidine, sotalol), quinolones (eg, ciprofloxacin), streptogramins (eg, quinupristin/dalfopristin), or verapamil because side effects, such as heart toxicity or irregular heartbeat, may occur
    • Anticoagulants (eg, warfarin), aldosterone blockers (eg, spironolactone), alfentanil, arsenic, astemizole, benzodiazepines (eg, alprazolam), bromocriptine, buspirone, carbamazepine, cilostazol, cisapride, clozapine, corticosteroids (eg, hydrocortisone), cyclosporine, digitoxin, digoxin, disopyramide, ergot alkaloids (eg, ergotamine, felodipine, H1 antagonists (eg, diphenhydramine), HMG-CoA reductase inhibitors (eg, simvastatin), imatinib, macrolide immunosuppressants (eg, tacrolimus), meglitinide antidiabetics (eg, repaglinide), midazolam, phosphodiesterase type 5 inhibitors (eg, sildenafil), pimozide, QT-prolonging agents (eg, quinidine, sotalol), quinolones (eg, ciprofloxacin, rifampin, serotonin reuptake inhibitors (eg, fluoxetine), sumatriptan theophyllines, tricyclic antidepressants (eg, amitriptyline), valproic acid, or vinca alkaloids (eg, vincristine) because the risk of their side effects may be increased by Erythromycin Pad

    This may not be a complete list of all interactions that may occur. Ask your health care provider if Erythromycin Pad may interact with other medicines that you take. Check with your health care provider before you start, stop, or change the dose of any medicine.

    Can Erythromycin Pad be taken or consumed while pregnant?

    Please visit your doctor for a recommendation as such case requires special attention.

    Can Erythromycin Pad be taken for nursing mothers or during breastfeeding?

    Kindly explain your state and condition to your doctor and seek medical advice from an expert.

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    Reviews

    Following the study conducted by wDrugs.com on Erythromycin pad, the result is highlighted below. However, it must be clearly stated that the survey and result is based solely on the perception and impression of visitors and users of the website as well as consumers of Erythromycin pad. We, therefore, urge readers not to base their medical judgment strictly on the result of this study but on test/diagnosis duly conducted by a certified medical practitioners or physician.

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    The information was verified by Dr. Harshad Shah, MD Pharmacology