Metrogyl DG Forte Gel

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    Metrogyl DG Forte Gel Information

    Metrogyl DG Forte Gel is a prescription medicine that is available as a Gel. It is primarily used for the treatment of Bacterial Infections, Stomach Infection, Amebiasis. The alternative uses of Metrogyl DG Forte Gel have also been explained below.

    Medical history of the patient along with age and gender determines the dosage of Metrogyl DG Forte Gel. The condition it has been prescribed for, and the route of administration also determine the right dosage. Detailed information has been provided in the dosage section.

    The most common side effects of Metrogyl DG Forte Gel are Nausea or vomiting, Headache. Besides the aforementioned side effects, there are other adverse effects of Metrogyl DG Forte Gel as well, which are listed below. These side effects of Metrogyl DG Forte Gel are usually temporary and subside with the completion of treatment. Consult your doctor if these side effects become worse or stay for a longer duration.

    In addition, Metrogyl DG Forte Gel's effect is Safe during pregnancy and Moderate for lactating mothers. It is important to know if Metrogyl DG Forte Gel has any effect on the kidney, liver and heart. Information on such adverse effects, if any, has been given in the Metrogyl DG Forte Gel related warnings section.

    Individuals suffering from medical conditions like Liver Disease, Heart Disease, Peripheral Neuropathy must refrain from the use of Metrogyl DG Forte Gel since this can cause severe adverse effects. The section on Metrogyl DG Forte Gel contraindications lists all such conditions.

    Drug interactions for Metrogyl DG Forte Gel have been reported in the medical literature. See below for a complete list.

    In addition to these precautions, you may also note that Metrogyl DG Forte Gel is not safe while driving, and is is not addictive in nature.



    Metrogyl DG Forte Gel Benefits & Uses

    Metrogyl DG Forte Gel is used to treat the following -

    Other Benefits

    Metrogyl DG Forte Gel 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.

    Find the right dosage based on disease and age

    Age Group Dosage

    Metrogyl DG Forte Gel Related Warnings

    • Is the use of Metrogyl DG Forte Gel safe for pregnant women?


      Metrogyl is safe for pregnant women.

      Safe
    • Is the use of Metrogyl DG Forte Gel safe during breastfeeding?


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

      Moderate
    • What is the effect of Metrogyl DG Forte Gel on the Kidneys?


      Metrogyl rarely affects the kidneys.

      Mild
    • What is the effect of Metrogyl DG Forte Gel on the Liver?


      Side effects of Metrogyl rarely affect the liver.

      Mild
    • What is the effect of Metrogyl DG Forte Gel on the Heart?


      Metrogyl has very mild side effects on the heart.

      Mild


    Severe Interaction of Metrogyl DG Forte Gel with Other Drugs

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

    Life Threatening

    Severe

    Moderate

    Mild



    Metrogyl DG Forte Gel Contraindications

    If you are suffering from any of the following diseases, you should not take Metrogyl DG Forte Gel unless your doctor advises you to do so -



    Frequently asked Questions about Metrogyl DG Forte Gel

    • Is this Metrogyl DG Forte Gel habit forming or addictive?


      No, there is no any evidence that Metrogyl DG Forte Gel is addictive.

      No
    • Is it safe to drive or operate heavy machinery when consuming?


      No, you should do not do anything that requires concentration and attention as the Metrogyl DG Forte Gel can make you feel drowsy.

      Dangerous
    • Is it safe?


      Yes, but consume Metrogyl DG Forte Gel only on doctor's advice.

      Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise
    • Is it able to treat mental disorders?


      No, the use of Metrogyl DG Forte Gel in mental disorders is not effective.

      No

    Metrogyl DG Forte Gel Interactions with Food and Alcohol

    • Interaction between Food and Metrogyl DG Forte Gel


      Taking Metrogyl DG Forte Gel with food does not cause any problems.

      Safe
    • Interaction between Alcohol and Metrogyl DG Forte Gel


      Taking Metrogyl DG Forte Gel with alcohol can have severely harmful effects on your health.

      Severe


    Frequently asked Questions about Metrogyl DG Forte Gel

    Question over 3 years ago

    Can i take Metrogyl with ibuprofen?

    Dr. Surender Kumar MBBS , General Physician

    Yes, Metrogyl and ibuprofen can be taken at the same time. There are no known drug interactions found between them.

    Question almost 3 years ago

    Can Metrogyl be taken with ofloxacin?

    Dr. MBBS , General Physician, Other, Obstetrics & Gynaecology

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

    Question almost 4 years ago

    Can I take Metrogyl without consulting a doctor?

    Dr. Haleema Yezdani MBBS , General Physician

    Metrogyl is a prescription drug so do not take it without consulting a doctor. It can be harmful to consume this medicine if you don't require it.

    Question about 4 years ago

    What is Metrogyl?

    Dr. Amit Singh MBBS , General Physician

    Metrogyl 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 almost 4 years ago

    Can I discontinue Metrogyl on my own without doctors advice?

    Dr. Kuldeep Meena MBBS, MD , Cardiology, Neurology, Pediatrics, Dermatology, Pulmonology, Nephrology, General Physician, Other, Infectious Disease, Emergency Medicine, Allergy and Immunology, Internal Medicine, Multispeciality

    Discontinuation of Metrogyl on your own can cause unwanted side effects. You are recommended to always consult a doctor before discontinuing this medicine.



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    This medicine data has been created by -

    Vikas Chauhan

    B.Pharma, Pharmacy
    5 Years of Experience



    References

    US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) [Internet]. Maryland. USA; Package leaflet information for the user; Flagyl® Metronidazole

    KD Tripathi. [link]. Seventh Edition. New Delhi, India: Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers; 2013: Page No 837-839

    April Hazard Vallerand, Cynthia A. Sanoski. [link]. Sixteenth Edition. Philadelphia, China: F. A. Davis Company; 2019: Page No 850-851



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