Erythromycin Ethyl Succinate USP 125mg/5ml
Business Unit: Human
Medicine Type: Dry Syrup
Generic Name: Erythromycin Ethyl Succinate USP 125mg/5ml
Therapeutic Class: Anti Bacterial
Indication: It belongs to the macrolides group of antibiotics. It kills bacteria by inhibiting protein synthesis process of bacteria. Zerobac (Erythromycin) is the drug of choice in the following indications- Alternative to a penicillin in penicillin-sensitive patients, penicillin-resistant staphylococcal infections, alternative to a tetracycline in mycoplasma pneumonia. Pertussis diphtheria-especially in treatment of the carrier state. Rheumatic fever prophylaxis. Chronic bronchitis. Otitis media. Chronic prostatitis.
Dosage & Administration: Adults: The usual dose is 1-2 gm daily in divided doses. This may be increased up to 4 gm per day according to the severity of the infection. Children: The usual regimen is 30-50 mg/kg/day. In severe cases the dose may be doubled.
Preparation: A bottle containing 100 ml syrup and a measuring cup.