Medicine Overview of Ero Syrup
How to use Ero Syrup
Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Check the label for directions before use. Measure it with a measuring cup and take it by mouth. Shake well before use. Ero 50mg Syrup is to be taken empty stomach.
How Ero Syrup works
Ero 50mg Syrup is a macrolide antibiotic. It stops bacterial growth by inhibiting synthesis of essential proteins, which are required by bacteria to carry out vital functions.
In Depth Information on Ero Syrup
Expert advice for Ero Syrup
- Ero will cure your infection and improve symptoms.
- It may cause an upset stomach. If this happens to you, take it with food.
- Do not skip any doses and finish the full course of treatment even if you feel better.
- Diarrhea may occur as a side effect but should stop when your course is complete.
- Inform your doctor if it doesn't stop or if you find blood in your stools.
- Do not take antacids 2 hours before or after taking Ero.
Ero Syrup related warnings
Special precautions for Ero Syrup
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Ero 50mg Syrup is probably safe to use during pregnancy.+more
Animal studies have shown low or no adverse effect on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. Please consult your doctor....
Animal studies have shown low or no adverse effect on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. Please consult your doctor.
Ero 50mg Syrup is safe to use during lactation. Human studi+more
es have shown that either the drug does not pass into the breastmilk in significant amount or is not expected to cause toxicity to the baby....
Ero 50mg Syrup may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or de+more
crease alertness. If this happens, do not drive....
Ero 50mg Syrup is probably safe to use in patients with kidn+more
ey disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Ero 50mg Syrup may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor....
Ero 50mg Syrup should be used with caution in patients with+more
liver disease. Dose adjustment of Ero 50mg Syrup may be needed. Please consult your doctor....
Severely interacts with other drugs like
Riztran 10mg Tablet, Riztran 5mg Tablet, Danavir 600mg Tablet, Walacort 0.5mg Tablet
If you miss a dose of Roxithromycin, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular schedule. Do not double the dose.
Frequently asked questions about Ero Syrup
Frequently asked questions about Roxithromycin
Q. Is Ero an antibiotic?
Ero is an antibiotic and belongs to the group of antibiotics known as macrolides. Ero prevents bacteria from growing, by interfering with their protein synthesis.
Q. Can I take Ero with food?
Ero is to be taken on an empty stomach at least 15 minutes before a meal. The Ero tablets should be taken with good amount of water.
Q. Does Ero treat streptococcal throat infection?
Ero is used to treat throat infection caused by Streptococcus pyogenes. It is also indicated for other upper respiratory tract infections like tonsillitis and sinusitis. If you think you are suffering from a streptococcal throat infection, please consult your doctor as it requires proper diagnosis before the start of antibiotics.
Q. Can I take Ero with codeine?
Ero can be taken with codeine. No drug-drug interactions have been reported between the two. However, this does not mean that interactions cannot occur. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Does Ero treat urinary tract infections (UTI)?
Ero can treat lower urinary tract infections i.e. infections of the urinary bladder and urethra. However, please consult a doctor before taking any antibiotics for your condition as it is important to diagnose the infection before start of antibiotics.
Q. Is Ero safe?
Ero is safe if taken for prescribed duration in prescribed doses as advised by your doctor.
Q. Does Ero contain penicillin?
Ero does not contain penicillin. Ero belongs to a group of antibiotics known as macrolides.
Q. Does Ero affect the contraceptive pill (birth control pills)?
Ero can decrease the level or effect of estradiol (a component of contraceptive pill) by affecting the normal bacteria in the gut and you may need to take an extra precaution. Please consult your doctor before taking Ero with the contraceptive pills.
Q. Does Ero make you drowsy?
Ero is not known to cause drowsiness. However, dizziness may occur when you have just started taking Ero. Hence, driving, operating machinery or other skillful activities should be avoided if you feel drowsy.
Q. Does Ero treat Chlamydia?
Ero is active against chlamydia species and is used for the treatment of infections caused by chlamydia. Please consult your doctor before taking any treatment if you have been diagnosed with chlamydial infection.
Q. Does Ero contain sulfur?
Ero does not contain sulfur. Please refer to the package insert for more information on the components.
Q. Can I take Ero with alcohol?
As with other medicines, it is not recommended to take Ero with alcohol, although there are no drug interactions reported. Please talk to your doctor before taking alcohol with any medicine.
Q. Can I take Ero with paracetamol?
Ero can be taken with paracetamol. No drug-drug interactions have been reported between the two. However, this does not mean that interactions cannot occur. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Ero with ibuprofen?
Ero can be taken with ibuprofen. No drug-drug interactions have been reported between the two. However, this does not mean that interactions cannot occur. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Ero with pseudoephedrine?
Ero can be taken with pseudoephedrine. No drug-drug interactions have been reported between the two. However, this does not mean that interactions cannot occur. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Is Ero safe during pregnancy?
The safety of Ero in pregnant women has not been established. Ero should be taken during pregnancy only if it is considered necessary to be used by your doctor.
Q. Is Ero a penicillin?
Ero is not a penicillin. Ero is a macrolide antibiotic.
Q. Is Ero same as erythromycin?
Ero and erythromycin are two different antibiotics which belong to the same group known as macrolides. However, they differ in the way they behave in the body. Ero, as compared to erythromycin, is more acid-stable and reaches better concentrations in blood and is active against more bacteria as compared to erythromycin. Please consult your doctor before taking any antibiotics.
Q. Is Ero safe for breastfeeding?
Small amounts of Ero are excreted in the breast milk. Either breastfeeding or treatment of the mother should be discontinued as necessary. Please consult your doctor if you are breastfeeding and you are advised to take Ero.
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