Treating severe acne. It may also be used for other conditions as determined by your doctor.

Erythromycin gel is a topical macrolide antibiotic that is thought to improve acne by slowing the growth of bacteria on the skin, which causes acne.

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  • Emgel
  • pplies to erythromycin topical: topical gel/jelly, topical lotion, topical ointment, topical pad, topical solution, topical swab

    In addition to its needed effects, some unwanted effects may be caused by erythromycin topical. In the event that any of these side effects do occur, they may require medical attention.

    Some of the side effects that can occur with erythromycin topical may not need medical attention. As your body adjusts to the medicine during treatment these side effects may go away. Your health care professional may also be able to tell you about ways to reduce or prevent some of these side effects. If any of the following side effects continue, are bothersome or if you have any questions about them, check with your health care professional:

    For erythromycin ointmentLess common
    Peeling
    redness
    For erythromycin pledget (swab), topical gel, or topical liquid form More common
    Dry or scaly skin
    irritation
    itching
    stinging or burning feeling
    Less common
    Peeling
    redness
    pplies to erythromycin topical: topical gel/jelly, topical lotion, topical ointment, topical pad, topical solution, topical swab

    In addition to its needed effects, some unwanted effects may be caused by erythromycin topical. In the event that any of these side effects do occur, they may require medical attention.

    Some of the side effects that can occur with erythromycin topical may not need medical attention. As your body adjusts to the medicine during treatment these side effects may go away. Your health care professional may also be able to tell you about ways to reduce or prevent some of these side effects. If any of the following side effects continue, are bothersome or if you have any questions about them, check with your health care professional:

    For erythromycin ointmentLess common
    Peeling
    redness
    For erythromycin pledget (swab), topical gel, or topical liquid form More common
    Dry or scaly skin
    irritation
    itching
    stinging or burning feeling
    Less common
    Peeling
    redness
  • Erythromycin Topical (topical gel, topical solution, topical swab, topical ointment) Please confirm that the medication forms on the dosage document(s) above are relevant for the specific drug you are interested in
  • Acne

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