ERYTHROMYCIN ESTOLATE-ORAL LIQUID, Ilosone

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GENERIC NAME: ERYTHROMYCIN ESTOLATE - ORAL LIQUID (eh-rith-row-MY-sin ESS-toe-late)

BRAND NAME(S): Ilosone

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WARNING: Erythromycin estolate may cause liver problems. This medication must not be used if you already have liver problems. Stop using this drug and notify your doctor immediately if you develop: nausea, vomiting, dark urine, yellowing of the eyes or skin, fever, severe stomach/abdominal pain, unusual fatigue.

USES: Erythromycin is an antibiotic used to treat a wide variety of bacterial infections. This antibiotic only treats bacterial infections. It will not work for viral infections (e.g., common cold, flu). Unnecessary use or overuse of any antibiotic can lead to its decreased effectiveness.

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