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No. It is an antibiotic and they only work on bacterial infections, not viral infections like cold and flu.

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Yes but I don't know why!

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There are few combinations, which may contain erythromycin. They are not rational combinations. Erythromycin is itself an antibiotic on the merit. Other antibiotics do not or should not contain the erythromycin.

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A stye is a blocked hair follicle and not an infection. Erythromycin in an antibiotic ointment used for an infection, so it would not be helpful in this case. A warm compress will help. Wet a washcloth with warm water and place it over the closed eye for a little bit and it should help.

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No, marijuana actually lowers the ability of the immunity system and heavy pot smokers usually experience a high number of colds and illnesses than a nonsmoker.

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to help keep colds and other nasty things away :)

Is penicillian effective to treat colds and flue?

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There's quite a bit of help and information about the difference between cat colds and cat flu at

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