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Erythromycin vs Tetracycline for Infection

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Erythromycin is a macrolide antibiotic that has an antimicrobial spectrum similar to or slightly wider than that of penicillin, and is often used for people who have an allergy to penicillins. For respiratory tract infections, it has better coverage of a...
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Tetracycline (International Nonproprietary Name) is a broad-spectrum polyketide antibiotic produced by the Streptomyces genus of Actinobacteria, indicated for use against many bacterial infections. It is a protein synthesis inhibitor. It is commonly...
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Erythromycin is a macrolide antibiotic that has an antimicrobial spectrum similar to or slightly wider than that of penicillin, and is often used for people who have an allergy to penicillins. For respiratory tract infections, it has better coverage of a...
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Tetracycline (International Nonproprietary Name) is a broad-spectrum polyketide antibiotic produced by the Streptomyces genus of Actinobacteria, indicated for use against many bacterial infections. It is a protein synthesis inhibitor. It is commonly...
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re as a monoculture I would have no problem. Biofilm, l...
" ... those who are allergic to penicillin, erythromycin was overprescribed. Half of ...nose is resistant to is tetracycline. If it was there as a monoculture I would have no problem. Biofilm, look... "

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ll put me on erythromycin, which helps for a while, bu...
" ...bad, but it's painful. Tetracycline keeps me from looking like I ...a doctor will put me on erythromycin, which helps for a while, but ...stops working and I go back to the tetracycline. I've seen... "

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ll put me on erythromycin, which helps for a while, bu...
" ...bad, but it's painful. Tetracycline keeps me from looking like I ...a doctor will put me on erythromycin, which helps for a while, but ...stops working and I go back to the tetracycline. I've seen... "

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ome effect), Erythromycin (upset my stomach) and am now t...
" ...almost a year now, have tried Tetracycline (which had some effect), Erythromycin (upset my stomach) and am now taking ...the sun (could just have been reaction while on Tetracycline though...?) but I'd... "

put you on tetracycline or doxycycline, but Erythromycin...
" ...a bacteria. Most of the time, the docs put you on tetracycline or doxycycline, but Erythromycin really helped me. That was just all that I had laying... "

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acne treatment right now is Erythromycin which costs over...
" ...when they start hormones. My only option for acne treatment right now is Erythromycin which costs over 400 per month OOP, since im allergic to the tetracycline class of drugs. Thinking of pes... "

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been on Erythromycin as well it made no change to me and...
" I've been on Erythromycin as well it made no ...to me and i've been on Tetracycline no change with that either. You can only try ...the next step is accutane which is working great for me.... "

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e me headaches and went on erythromycin (for about two mon...
" ...switch...? Hello. I've been on tetracycline but stopped 'cause it gave me headaches and went on erythromycin (for about two months off ...all my cysts. I have mild acne. Just... "

eks) worked more effectively than erythromycin(saw result in...
" ...result in 1.5 weeks) worked more effectively than erythromycin(saw result in 4 weeks) ...pimples. Too bad I had fever reaction to tetracycline so my derm asked me to switch to erythromycin. But... "

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was very good for many months although after a while i g...
" ...iv'e been here i had mild acne when i was on tetracycline and it was very good for many months although after a while i got immune to it and im now on erythromycin however you spell it It... "

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