erythromycin/sulfisoxazole suspension - oral, Pediazole
GENERIC NAME: ERYTHROMYCIN/SULFISOXAZOLE SUSPENSION - ORAL (e-RITH-roe-MYE-sin /SUL-fi-SOX-a-zole)
BRAND NAME(S): Pediazole
USES: Erythromycin/sulfisoxazole is a combination antibiotic used to treat middle ear infections in children. This product contains a macrolide (erythromycin) and a sulfa-type (sulfisoxazole) antibiotic. It works by stopping the growth of bacteria.This antibiotic combination treats only bacterial infections. It will not work for viral infections (such as common cold, flu). Unnecessary use or misuse of any antibiotic can lead to its decreased effectiveness.This medication should not be used by children younger than 2 months of age due to the risk of serious side effects.
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