Generic Erythrocin is recommended for treat a variety of infections caused by bacteria. Its active component is Erythromycin that belongs to the family of drugs known as Macrolide antibiotics. The drug works by ceasing the growth of bacteria. Remember, Generic Erythrocin is only useful in treating bacterial infections. Therefore, it is not recommended for treating viral or fungal infections. Using this antibiotic when not needed will increase the possibility of antibiotic resistance.
Generic Erythrocin is quite effective in treating middle ear infections, also called otitis media, bronchitis, strep throat, pneumonia, Shigella infection, traveler's diarrhea, and sexually transmitted infections (STIs), such as gonorrhea and chlamydia infections. It is important to take Generic Erythrocin exactly as recommended by your physician. Typically, you might have to take this antibiotic only once a day for prescribed number of days.