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Metrogyl IV Infusion

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Metrogyl IV Infusion

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Metrogyl Iv Information

Metrogyl Iv is a prescription drug, available for use as Infusion. It is typically used for the treatment of Bacterial Infections, Stomach Infection, Amebiasis. Secondary and off-label uses of Metrogyl Iv have also been mentioned below.

The right dosage of Metrogyl Iv depends on the age, gender, and medical history of the patient. Besides the medical condition it is advised for, the route of administration also plays an important role in determining the correct drug dosage. This information has been provided in detail in the dosage section.

The side effects typically associated with Metrogyl Iv include Nausea or vomiting, Headache. Apart from the aforementioned side effects, Metrogyl Iv can also lead to other problems, which have been listed below. Normally, these side effects of Metrogyl Iv are not long lasting and go away when the treatment is finished. If, however, they worsen or do not go away, please speak with your physician.

Metrogyl Iv's effect during pregnancy is Safe and Moderate while nursing. Further, the section on Metrogyl Iv related warnings talks about Metrogyl Iv's effects on the liver, heart and kidney.

Metrogyl Iv can cause adverse effects in certain medical conditions. It is strongly recommended to avoid (medicine name) in conditions like Liver Disease, Heart Disease, Peripheral Neuropathy. Other conditions have been mentioned below in the Metrogyl Iv contraindications section.

Besides this, Metrogyl Iv may also have severe interaction with some medicines. See below for a complete list.

You should also be aware that Metrogyl Iv is not safe while driving, and is not addiction.

  1. Metrogyl Iv Benefits & Uses
  2. Metrogyl Iv Dosage & How to Take
  3. Metrogyl Iv Side Effects
  4. Metrogyl Iv Related Warnings
  5. Severe Interaction of Metrogyl Iv with Other Drugs
  6. Metrogyl Iv Contraindications
  7. Frequently asked Questions about Metrogyl Iv
  8. Metrogyl Iv Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Metrogyl Iv Benefits & Uses

Metrogyl Iv is used to treat the following -

  1. Bacterial Infections Primary
  2. Brain Infection
  3. Stomach Infection Primary
  4. Skin Infections
  5. Reproductive System Infection
  6. Peptic Ulcer
  7. Rosacea
  8. Endocarditis
  9. Amebiasis Primary
  10. White Discharge
  11. Giardiasis Primary
  12. Blood in Stool
  13. Toothache
  14. Bleeding Gums
  15. Dysentery
  16. Bacterial Vaginosis
  17. Trichomoniasis
  18. Peritonitis
  19. Pneumonia
  20. H. Pylori
  21. Intestinal Worms
  22. Diarrhoea Primary
  23. Parasitic Infections Primary

Metrogyl Iv 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 Metrogyl Iv

Metronidazole

Metrogyl Iv Side Effects

Based on research, the following side effects have been observed when Metrogyl Iv is used -

  1. Nausea or vomiting
  2. Headache Common
  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

Metrogyl Iv Related Warnings

Is the use of Metrogyl Iv safe for pregnant women?

Pregnant women can take Metrogyl Iv without worrying about any side effects.

Safe

Is the use of Metrogyl Iv safe during breastfeeding?

Metrogyl Iv may lead to some side effects in breastfeeding women. If you witness any unusal symptoms after taking Metrogyl Iv, discontinue its use and call your doctor right away. Follow your doctor's advice regarding the use of Metrogyl Iv.

Moderate

What is the effect of Metrogyl Iv on the Kidneys?

Metrogyl Iv rarely affects the kidneys.

Mild

What is the effect of Metrogyl Iv on the Liver?

Metrogyl Iv has very mild side effects on the liver.

Mild

What is the effect of Metrogyl Iv on the Heart?

Metrogyl Iv may have mild side effects on the heart. Most people will never see any effect on the heart.

Mild

Severe Interaction of Metrogyl Iv with Other Drugs

Metrogyl Iv should not be taken with following medicines due to severe side effects it may cause to patients -

Metrogyl Iv Contraindications

If you are suffering from any of the following diseases, you should not take Metrogyl Iv 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 Metrogyl Iv

Is this Metrogyl Iv habit forming or addictive?

Forming a habit of Metrogyl Iv has not been reported.

No

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

No, you should not drive or operate heavy machinery after taking Metrogyl Iv as you may feel sleepy.

Dangerous

Is it safe?

Yes, but consume Metrogyl Iv only on doctor's advice.

Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

No, Metrogyl Iv is not used to treat mental disorders.

No

Metrogyl Iv Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Metrogyl Iv

Taking Metrogyl Iv with food is safe.

Safe

Interaction between Alcohol and Metrogyl Iv

Taking alcohol with Metrogyl Iv can be dangerous.

Severe

Metrogyl Iv FAQs

Question 12 months ago

Can Metrogyl Iv be taken with ofloxacin?

Dr. Keshu Lal Damor MBBS , General Physician, Other, Obstetrics & Gynaecology

Yes, Metrogyl Iv and ofloxacin can be taken at the same time. There is no drug interaction found between them.

Question about 2 years ago

What is Metrogyl Iv?

Dr. Amit Singh MBBS , General Physician

Metrogyl Iv 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.

Question over 1 year ago

Does Metrogyl Iv treat urinary tract infections (UTI)?

Dr. Chinmaya Bal MBBS , General Physician

No, Metrogyl Iv cannot be used in the treatment of urinary tract infections (UTI). This is because Metrogyl Iv is effective but is found to be badly-tolerated in patients suffering from urinary tract infections (UTI).

Question over 1 year ago

Is Metrogyl Iv nephrotoxic?

Dr. R.K Singh MBBS , General Physician

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

Question over 1 year ago

Is Metrogyl Iv effective against candida (fungal infections)?

Dr. Suhas Bhargav MBBS , General Physician

No, Metrogyl Iv is not effective in candida (fungal infections) because it is an anti-amoebic and antiprotozoal drug, it is only effective for bacterial and protozoal infections.

This medicine data has been created by -
Vikas Chauhan
B.Pharma, Pharmacy
3 Years of Experience

References

  1. US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) [Internet]. Maryland. USA; Package leaflet information for the user; Flagyl® Metronidazole
  2. KD Tripathi. [link]. Seventh Edition. New Delhi, India: Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers; 2013: Page No 837-839
  3. April Hazard Vallerand, Cynthia A. Sanoski. [link]. Sixteenth Edition. Philadelphia, China: F. A. Davis Company; 2019: Page No 850-851
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