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Metro (Baxter)

Manufactured by: Baxter India Pvt Ltd

Contains / Salt: Metronidazole

Prescription Required

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Metro (Baxter) Information

Metro (Baxter) Benefits & Uses

Metro (Baxter) is used to treat the following -

Metro (Baxter) Dosage & How to Take

This is the usual dosage recommended in most common treatment cases. Please remember that every patient and their case is different, so the dosage can be different based on the disease, route of administration, patient's age and medical history.

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Ingredients of Metro (Baxter)


Metro (Baxter) Side Effects

Based on research, the following side effects have been observed when Metro (Baxter) is used -

  1. Nausea or vomiting
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  3. Dry Mouth Mild
  4. Metallic taste in mouth
  5. Skin redness
  6. Skin Burning
  7. Sensation of Stinging
  8. Vaginal inflammation
  9. Erythema
  10. Contact Dermatitis Moderate
  11. Depression Moderate
  12. Vaginal discharge
  13. Influenza like symptoms
  14. Abdominal Pain Mild
  15. Dizziness Mild
  16. Skin irritation
  17. Agitation
  18. Blurred vision
  19. Fever Severe
  20. Constipation Severe
  21. Loss of appetite
  22. Convulsion
  23. Vaginal Irritation

Metro (Baxter) Related Warnings

Is the use of Metro (Baxter) safe for pregnant women?

There is no side effect of Metro (Baxter) for pregnant women.


Is the use of Metro (Baxter) safe during breastfeeding?

If you are breastfeeding, you may experience some harmful effects of Metro (Baxter). In case you experience any of these, discontinue its use until you have consulted your doctor. Do as your doctor suggests.


What is the effect of Metro (Baxter) on the Kidneys?

Metro (Baxter) may have mild side effects on the [Organ]. Most people will never see any effect on the [Organ].


What is the effect of Metro (Baxter) on the Liver?

Very few cases of side effects of Metro (Baxter) on [Organ] have been reported.


What is the effect of Metro (Baxter) on the Heart?

Metro (Baxter) is rarely harmful for [Organ].


Severe Interaction of Metro (Baxter) with Other Drugs

Metro (Baxter) should not be taken with following medicines due to severe side effects it may cause to patients -

Metro (Baxter) Contraindications

If you are suffering from any of the following diseases, you should not take Metro (Baxter) unless your doctor advises you to do so -

  1. Liver Disease
  2. Kidney Disease
  3. Heart Disease
  4. Diabetes
  5. Peripheral Neuropathy
  6. Calcium Deficiency
  7. Potassium Deficiency
  8. Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)

Frequently asked Questions about Metro (Baxter)

Is this Metro (Baxter) habit forming or addictive?

No, Metro (Baxter) is not habit forming.

Is it safe to drive or operate heavy machinery when consuming?

No, after taking Metro (Baxter), you should not drive or operate heavy machinery because you may feel sleepy.

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Is it safe?

" Yes, Metro (Baxter) it is safe but take it after seeking your doctor's advice."

Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

No, Metro (Baxter) is not used to treat mental disorders.

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Metro (Baxter) Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Metro (Baxter)

Taking Metro (Baxter) with food does not cause any problem.


Interaction between Alcohol and Metro (Baxter)

Taking alcohol with Metro (Baxter) can be dangerous.


Metro (Baxter) से जुड़े सवाल और जवाब

सवाल 8 months पहले

How to take Metro (Baxter)?

Dr. Ravi Udawat MBBS, General Physician

Metro (Baxter) can be taken orally preferably after a light meal. This medicine can applied topically also. Duration, of course, will vary according to the severity of bacterial/protozoal infection.

सवाल 7 months पहले

Does Metro (Baxter) cause stomach problems?

Dr. Anjum Mujawar MBBS, Diabetology

Yes, Metro (Baxter) can cause stomach upset, abdominal cramps, constipation, and nausea. Please inform your doctor if you are experiencing these symptoms after taking this drug. 

सवाल 10 months पहले

What is Metro (Baxter)?

Dr. Amit Singh MBBS, MBBS, General Physician

Metro (Baxter) is a brand name of metronidazole. It is a prescription drug that belongs to the class of medication called nitroimidazoles. It has anti-amoebic and anti-protozoal property. It is available in different forms such as tablets, capsules, suspensions, and creams. It is used to treat amoebic and protozoal infections.

सवाल about 1 month पहले

Is Metro (Baxter) nephrotoxic?

Dr. R.K Singh MBBS, General Physician

No, Metro (Baxter) is not nephrotoxic (kidney damaging). However, if this drug is taken unnecessarily in excessive dosage then it can lead to kidney damage. 

सवाल 6 months पहले

Is Metro (Baxter) safe to use?

Dr. Saikat Mukherjee MBBS, General Physician

Yes, Metro (Baxter) is safe to use, if taken in a prescribed amount for a specified time as advised by the doctor, however, few side effects are observed such as nausea, abdominal cramps, and constipation.


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