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Erythromycin / Isotretinoin

    DAE Class; Rx

    Common Brand Names; ISOTREXIN


    Isotretinoin / Erythromycin is used for Severe skin problems, Bacterial infection and other conditions.

    Isotretinoin / Erythromycin is used for the treatment, control, prevention, & improvement of the following diseases, conditions and symptoms:
    • Severe skin problems
    • Bacterial infection
    • Isotretinoin / Erythromycin may also be used for purposes not listed here.
    • Allergic reactions
    • Breastfeeding
    • Hypersensitivity
    • Laser skin treatments
    • Pregnancy and lactation
    • Pregnant
    • Vitamin A supplements
    • Waxing for hair removal
    • Bleeding
    • Bloody stools
    • Fracture
    • Fast heart rate
    • Dryness of lips
    • Flu symptoms
    • Blurred vision
    • Purple or red spots under the skin
    • Sudden headache
    • Pain behind eyes
    • Increased susceptibility to infections
    • Stiffness of joints
    • Chills
    • Bone pain
    • Vomiting
    • Cracking or peeling of skin
    • Itching
    • Changes in finger
    • Toe nails
    • Blistering
    • Joint pain
    • Back pain
    • Aggression
    • Loss of appetite
    • Diarrhea
    • Drowsiness or nervousness
    • Dizziness
    • Fever
    • Rash
    • Rectal bleeding
    • Agitation
    • Unusual change in mood or behaviour
    • Sleep problems
    • Jaundice
    • Nausea
    • Abdominal pain
    • Anorexia
    • Ventricular arrhythmias
    Before using Iodine / Methyl Salicylate, inform your doctor about your current list of medications, over the counter products (e.g. vitamins, herbal supplements, etc.), allergies, pre-existing diseases, and current health conditions (e.g. pregnancy, upcoming surgery, etc.). Some health conditions may make you more susceptible to the side-effects of the drug. Take as directed by your doctor or follow the direction printed on the product insert. Dosage is based on your condition. Tell your doctor if your condition persists or worsens. Important counseling points are listed below.
    • Allergic reactions
    • Blood dyscrasias
    • Candidiasis
    • Darkening of tongue
    • Have high blood pressure problems
    • Pregnant, planning to become pregnant or breastfeeding
    • Skin erythema

    Please consult with your doctor for case-specific recommendations.


    Child Dose

    Erythromycin / Isotretinoin


    • Erythromycin 2 %w/w, Isotretinoin 0.05 %w/w