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Erythromycin Topical Dosage

Medically reviewed by Last updated on Mar 25, 2024.

Applies to the following strengths: 2%; 1.5%

Usual Adult Dose for Acne

Gel: Apply a thin film to the affected area(s) once to 2 times a day

Pledgets/swabs, topical solution: Apply to the affected area(s) 2 times a day


Use: Topical treatment of acne vulgaris

Renal Dose Adjustments

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Liver Dose Adjustments

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Dose Adjustments

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Safety and efficacy have not been established in pediatric patients.

Consult WARNINGS section for additional precautions.


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