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Erythromark 500mg Tablets

By GLENMARK PHARMACEUTICALS
10 Tablet(s) in Strip
MRP 88.77
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Erythromark 500 MG Description

Erythromark Tablet is an antibiotic used to treat infections caused by the bacteria, such as infections of the lungs, airways, throat, ear, intestine, reproductive tract, urinary tract and skin infec

tions. It contains erythromycin as its active substance that belongs to the macrolide class of antibiotics. It works by stopping the growth of bacteria, thereby preventing the spread of infection. Take this Tablet as prescribed by your doctor and for the exact prescribed duration. You should take this medicine with or after food to avoid stomach upset. You should always complete the prescribed course of the treatment. Incomplete treatment may result in treatment failure, increased risk of re-infection or developing antibiotic resistance. While on this medicine, you may experience side effects like diarrhoea, nausea, vomiting and headache. If you feel the side effects persist or your condition worsens, you should contact your doctor immediately.

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Product Summary

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ContainsErythromycin(500.0 Mg)
UsesBacterial infection
Side effectsDiarrhoea, nausea, stomach discomfort, vomiting
TherapyANTIBIOTIC
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uses

Uses of Erythromark 500 MG

Erythromark Tablet is used to treat various bacterial infections.
contraindications

Contraindications of Erythromark 500 MG

  • If you are allergic to erythromycin or any other ingredients of Erythromark Tablet.
  • If you are already taking other blood pressure-lowering medicines or medicines for migraine such as ergotamine, etc.
sideEffects

Side effects of Erythromark 500 MG

  • Stomach discomfort
  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Diarrhoea
  • Inflammation of the pancreas
  • Decreased appetite
precautionsAndWarnings

Precautions and Warnings of Erythromark 500 MG

pregnancy

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Erythromark Tablet during pregnancy?
A:
Erythromark Tablet should not be used during pregnancy, as it may cause harm such as malformations in the unborn baby especially, during early pregnancy. Inform your doctor if you are pregnant or think you may be pregnant.
breastfeeding

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Erythromark Tablet while breastfeeding?
A:
Components of the Erythromark Tablet pass into the breastmilk, thus, you should contact your doctor before using it while breastfeeding. If prescribed, monitor your baby closely for irritability, diarrhoea, fungal infection and diaper rash.
driving

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed Erythromark Tablet?
A:
Erythromark Tablet does not affect your ability to drive.
alcohol

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Erythromark Tablet?
A:
Alcohol might delay the absorption of the Erythromark Tablet. Thus, you should limit the consumption of alcohol while taking this medicine.
otherGeneralWarnings

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You have or had liver or kidney disease.
  • You experience persistent diarrhoea even after stopping the treatment with this medicine.
  • You have heart-related diseases such as irregular heart rate.
  • You have myasthenia gravis characterised by muscle weakness.
  • You have any other medical condition and are on medication.
  • Erythromark Tablets should not be used by children below 2 years of age.
modeOfAction

Mode of Action of Erythromark 500 MG

How Does It Work?

Erythromark Tablet inhibits bacterial growth by preventing the synthesis of proteins that are essential for cell growth.
directionsForUse

Directions for Use of Erythromark 500 MG

Erythromark Tablet should be taken as per the correct dosage and for the exact duration prescribed by your doctor. It should be swallowed as a whole. The Tablet must not be chewed, crushed or broken.
interactions

Interactions of Erythromark 500 MG

Interactions with other medicines

  • Certain medicines can interfere with the action of Erythromark Tablet or this medicine itself can affect the action of other medicines taken at the same time.
  • Always inform your doctor about all the medicine you are taking, that includes all prescribed or non-prescribed herbal medicines, dietary supplements as well as other treatment if you are taking for a...
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  • In particular, if you are taking medicines for allergy, heart diseases, migraine, brain-related disorders, medicines for reducing stomach acid, anti-coagulants, immunosuppressants, anti-fungal medicin...
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  • Other medicines that should be used with caution are cholesterol-lowering medicines such as lovastatin, simvastatin, etc.
storageAndDisposal

Storage and disposal of Erythromark 500 MG

  • Store Erythromark Tablets at a temperature below 25°C in a cool and dry place.
  • Keep it out of the reach of children and pets.
dosage

Dosage of Erythromark 500 MG

Overdose

If you have taken too much of Erythromark Tablet, then contact your doctor or visit your nearest hospital immediately.

Missed a Dose

If you have missed any dose of Erythromark Tablet, then take it as soon as you remember. If it's already time for the next dose, then skip the missed dose and follow the regular dosing schedule. Do no...
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Content Details

WRITTEN BY
doctor

Dr. Arpit Verma

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: What should I discuss with my healthcare provider before taking Erythromark Tablet?

A: Give a detailed account of your medical and surgical history. The doctor should also know about other health supplements like herbal medications or nutritional supplements that you may be taking.

Q: Is Erythromark Tablet an antibiotic?

A: Yes, Erythromark Tablet is an antibiotic used to treat various bacterial infections.

Q: How long should I take Erythromark Tablet?

A: The dose and duration of the Erythromark Tablet will depend on the response to treatment. Follow your doctor's instructions and do not stop taking this medicine on your own.

Q: Does Erythromark cause diarrhoea?

A: Diarrhoea is one of the common side effects that an individual might experience. Sometimes antibiotics affect the normal bacterial flora of the gut, along with killing the infectious bacteria. Good bacteria of your gut play an important role in digestion and absorption, affecting them can alter the normal metabolic processes and can cause diarrhoea. So it is advised to keep yourself hydrated.

Q: Can I stop taking Erythromark on my own if I feel better?

A: No, you should complete the course as prescribed by your doctor. Though you will be feeling better, some bacteria will still be alive in your system. This can lead to these bacteria becoming resistant to antibiotics. To ensure complete and effective treatment, take medicine for the full course, even if you start feeling fine midway.

Q: Can I take the Erythromark for cold and fever?

A: No, you should not take this medicine for relieving cold and fever. Erythromark Tablet is an antibiotic medicine and is only effective against bacteria, whereas cold is a viral infection. Also, it does not help reduce temperature and is hence not effective for reducing fever.

Q: Can I take Erythromark Tablet for throat infection or cough?

A: A throat infection can be either due to a bacterial or a viral infection. Do not take Erythromark Tablet without consulting your doctor.

Q: How do you take this medicine?

A: You can take this medicine with or without food, as advised by the doctor. However, if you notice any stomach upset then you can take it with food. Swallow it whole with a glass of water. Do not cut, break or chew the Tablet.

Q: Does Erythromark cure fever?

A: You should not self-medicate this antibiotic medicine for general fever. It is important to find out the cause of fever by consulting with a physician as this medicine will not treat the cause of fever, it only helps to cure fever associated with a bacterial infection.
Product Details
Brand
ERYTHROMARK
Country of Origin
India
Expires on or After
14/09/2024
Last Updated on: 05 Dec 2023 | 12:41 PM (IST)

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