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Who should not take Pylera?

Pylera, a pill used to kill a bacterium that causes peptic ulcers, should not be taken by women who are pregnant or breastfeeding, children under age 18, people with kidney or liver problems, or people with allergies or hypersensitivities to Pylera's three main ingredients: bismuth, metronidazole and tetracycline.

Tell your doctor about all your other medications and supplements, as he or she may want to change or discontinue your dosage to reduce the risk of drug interactions.

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