Take Generic Sumycin by mouth on an empty stomach at least one hour before or two hours after eating.
Take Generic Sumycin with a full glass of water. Do not lie down for 30 minutes after taking Tetracycline.
If you also take antacids containing aluminum, calcium, or magnesium, preparations containing bismuth, iron, zinc, or sodium bicarbonate, or calcium rich foods (eg, milk, dairy products, calcium-enriched juices), do not take them within two to three hours before or after taking Generic Sumycin. Check with your doctor if you have questions.
To clear up your infection completely, take Generic Sumycin for the full course of treatment. Keep taking it even if you feel better in a few days.