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Metronidazole

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Metronidazole

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Metronidazole Tablet Information

Metronidazole Tablet Benefits & Uses

Metronidazole Tablet is used to treat the following -

Metronidazole Tablet 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 Metronidazole Tablet

Metronidazole

Metronidazole Tablet Side Effects

Based on research, the following side effects have been observed when Metronidazole Tablet is used -

  1. Nausea or vomiting
  2. Headache सामान्य
  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

Metronidazole Tablet Related Warnings

Is the use of Metronidazole Tablet safe for pregnant women?

Pregnant women can take Metronidazole safely.

Safe

Is the use of Metronidazole Tablet safe during breastfeeding?

Metronidazole can cause moderate side effects on breastfeeding women. If you feel its side effects, then stop taking this drug and consult your doctor. Take this medicine again only if your doctor advises to do so.

Moderate

What is the effect of Metronidazole Tablet on the Kidneys?

Metronidazole has very mild side effects on the kidneys.

Mild

What is the effect of Metronidazole Tablet on the Liver?

Metronidazole is rarely harmful for the liver.

Mild

What is the effect of Metronidazole Tablet on the Heart?

Side effects of Metronidazole rarely affect the heart.

Mild

Severe Interaction of Metronidazole Tablet with Other Drugs

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

Metronidazole Tablet Contraindications

If you are suffering from any of the following diseases, you should not take Metronidazole Tablet 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 Metronidazole Tablet

Is this Metronidazole Tablet habit forming or addictive?

Metronidazole is not addictive in nature.

No

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

After taking Metronidazole, you should not drive or work on any heavy machine, as Metronidazole can make you drowsy.

Dangerous

Is it safe?

Yes, but consume Metronidazole only on doctor's advice.

Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

No, the use of Metronidazole in mental disorders is not effective.

No

Metronidazole Tablet Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Metronidazole Tablet

Taking Metronidazole with food does not cause any problems.

Safe

Interaction between Alcohol and Metronidazole Tablet

Consuming Metronidazole with alcohol can have many serious effects on your body.

Severe

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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