18 May 2015

Erythroped A (Erythromycin) - United Kingdom

ATC: J01FA
ANTIINFECTIVES FOR SYSTEMIC USE
ANTIBACTERIALS FOR SYSTEMIC USE
MACROLIDES, LINCOSAMIDES AND STREPTOGRAMINS
MACROLIDES
Erythroped A Tablets

Generic Matches for Erythromycin (3)
Stiemycin 2.0% w/v
Erythrocin tablets
Erymax Capsules

Last Updated on 18 May 2015 by EPG Health Media Staff

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Erythroped A Tablets Indication

For the prophylaxis and treatment of infections caused by erythromycin-sensitive organisms.

Erythromycin is highly effective in the treatment of a great variety of clinical infections such as:

1. Upper Respiratory Tract infections: tonsillitis, peritonsillar abscess, pharyngitis, laryngitis, sinusitis, secondary infections in influenza and common colds

2. Lower Respiratory Tract infections: tracheitis, acute and chronic bronchitis, pneumonia (lobar pneumonia, bronchopneumonia, primary atypical pneumonia), bronchiectasis, Legionnaire's disease

3. Ear infection: otitis media and otitis externa, mastoiditis

4. Oral infections: gingivitis, Vincent's angina

5. Eye infections: blepharitis

6. Skin and soft tissue infections: boils and carbuncles, paronychia, abscesses, pustular acne, impetigo, cellulitis, erysipelas

7. Gastrointestinal infections: cholecystitis, staphylococcal enterocolitis

8. Prophylaxis: pre- and post- operative trauma, burns, rheumatic fever

9. Other infections: osteomyelitis, urethritis, gonorrhoea, syphilis, lymphogranuloma venereum, diphtheria, prostatitis, scarlet fever.

 

Erythroped A Tablets Generic Name

Erythromycin

Type

POM

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Erythroped A Marketing Information

Erythroped A Generic Name
Erythromycin
Marketing Company
Amdipharm UK Limited
Drug Type
POM
Date of Issue, Marketing Authority 19/05/1995

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