Erythromycin is used for curing of infections caused by certain bacteria. It is also used to prevent bacterial endocarditis and attacks of rheumatic fever. It may also be used for other conditions as advised by your physician.
Use Erythromycin as determined by your physician. To prevent stomach upset take Erythromycin with food intake. Swallow Erythromycin whole. Do not break, crush, or chew before swallowing. Don't eat grapefruit or drink grapefruit juice while you use Erythromycin. This medicine works best if taken at the same times daily. To clear up your infection absolutely, take Erythromycin for the full course of healing. Keep taking it even if you feel better in a few days.
If your symptoms do not improve or if they worsen, contact your physician. [[This drug|This medicine|This product|This pill|This medicine should be used only by the patient for whom it has been suggested. Don't take less or more or take it more often than prescribed by your physician.