Ceclor vs Erythromycin

Ceclor
(Rx)
Erythromycin
Ceclor is an antibiotic.
Erythromycin is an antibiotic.
Satisfaction Score
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1.7
Not at All Satisfied
Satisfaction Score
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2.9
Moderately Satisfied
Concern level
4.7
Concern level
2.2
Approval Date
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April 4, 1979
July 11, 1972
Number of discussions around the web Number of discussions + -
759 Discussions
22,599 Discussions
Taken For
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Condition
Number of posts
#1 for Infection
#2 for Ear Infection
#3 for UTI
#4 for Tonsilitis
Ceclor is prescribed for Infection, Ear Infection and UTI and is mostly mentioned together with these indications.
Condition
Number of posts
#1 for Acne
#2 for Infection
#3 for Reflux
#4 for Gastroparesis
#5 for Pneumonia
Our data suggest that Erythromycin is taken for Acne, although it is not approved for this condition. In addition, it is approved for Infection.
Side Effects and Concerns
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Cec
Allergy
10
Hives
2
Vomiting
1
Diarrhea
1
Drug Allergy
1
Anaphylaxis
1
Tiredness
1
Serum Sickness
1
Anxiety
1
Welts
1
Ery
Allergy
2
Depression
1
Stomach Pain
1
Stomach Problems
1
Asthma
1
Weight Gain
1
Weakness
1
Dizziness
1
Peeling
1
Anxiety
1
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Ery
1
0
Diarrhea
Cec
Ery
1
0
Drug Allergy
Cec
Ery
1
0
Anaphylaxis
Cec
Ery
1
0
Tiredness
Cec
Ery
1
0
Serum Sickness
Cec
Ery
1
0
Anxiety
Cec
Ery
1
1
Welts
Cec
Ery
1
0
Allergy
Ery
Cec
2
10
Depression
Ery
Cec
1
0
Stomach Pain
Ery
Cec
1
0
Stomach Problems
Ery
Cec
1
0
Asthma
Ery
Cec
1
0
Weight Gain
Ery
Cec
1
0
Weakness
Ery
Cec
1
0
Dizziness
Ery
Cec
1
0
Peeling
Ery
Cec
1
0
Anxiety
Ery
Cec
1
1
Pregnancy Category (FDA) OpenClose all pregnancy categories
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a b c d x n
Category A
Adequate and well-controllted studies have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus in the first trimester of pregnancy (and there is no evidence of risk in later trimesters).
Category B
Animal reproduction studies have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.
Category C
Animal reproduction studies have shown an adverse effect on the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use of the drug in pregnant women despite potential risks.
Category D
There is positive evidence of human fetal risk based on adverse reaction data from investigational or marketing experience or studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use of the drug in pregnant women despite potential risks.
Category X
Studies in animals or humans have demonstrated fetal abnormalities and/or there is positive evidence of human fetal risk based on adverse reaction data from investigational or marketing experience, and the risks involved in use of the drug in pregnant women clearly outweigh potential benefits.
Category N
FDA has not classified the drug.
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B Category B
Before taking Ceclor during pregnancy, consult your doctor or pharmacists to weigh the risks and benefits.
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Alcohol warning
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There may be a negative interaction between Ceclor and alcohol.
There may be a negative interaction between Erythromycin and alcohol.
Method of use
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Pill
Dosages
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Suspension: 125 mg/5 mL, 187 mg/5 mL, 250 mg/5 mL, 375 mg/5 mL
Capsule: 250 mg, 500 mg
No methods of use & dosage information found
Food Instructions
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No Food Instructions
Non-enteric coated form should be taken on empty stomach or else drug absorption may be decreased., Avoid grapefruit juice or discuss with your doctor because grapefruit may increase drug effect.
Ingredients
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Cefaclor
Erythromycin Base, Erythromycin Ethylsuccinate, Erythromycin Base/Ethyl Alcohol
Drug Interactions
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Interaction between Ceclor and Erythromycin: Interaction not known, but may still exist. Always consult your doctor before taking these medications together. Do not stop taking the medications without a physician's advice.
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