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Manufactured by: Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd

Contains / Salt: Metronidazole

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Metronil Price and Pack Size

Metronil 5 Mg/Ml Injection ₹13.12 Buy Medicine

Metronil Information

Metronil Benefits & Uses

Metronil is used to treat the following -

Metronil 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 Metronil


Metronil Side Effects

Based on research, the following side effects have been observed when Metronil 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

Metronil Related Warnings

Is the use of Metronil safe for pregnant women?

Metronil is safe to take during pregnancy.


Is the use of Metronil safe during breastfeeding?

Metronil 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.


What is the effect of Metronil on the Kidneys?

Very few cases of side effects of Metronil on [Organ] have been reported.


What is the effect of Metronil on the Liver?

Metronil is rarely harmful for [Organ].


What is the effect of Metronil on the Heart?

Metronil may have mild side effects on the [Organ]. Most people will never see any effect on the [Organ].


Severe Interaction of Metronil with Other Drugs

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

Metronil Contraindications

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

Is this Metronil habit forming or addictive?

Forming a habit of Metronil has not been reported.

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

No, after taking Metronil, you should not drive or operate heavy machinery because you may feel sleepy.

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Is it safe?

Yes, but it is important to consult a doctor before taking Metronil.

Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

There is no benefit of taking Metronil for mental disorders.

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Metronil Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Metronil

Taking Metronil with food is safe.


Interaction between Alcohol and Metronil

Consumption of alcohol and Metronil together may have severe effects on your health.


Metronil से जुड़े सवाल और जवाब

सवाल 4 months पहले

Is Metronil safe to use?

Dr. Saikat Mukherjee MBBS, General Physician

Yes, Metronil 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.

सवाल 7 months पहले

How does Metronil work?

Dr. Gangaram Saini MD, MBBS, General Physician

Metronil acts on the DNA structure of bacterial and protozoan cells and disrupts its helical structure resulting in the death of bacteria and protozoa. Infections caused due to pathogens are eradicated completely when taken in prescribed dosage and duration.

सवाल about 2 months पहले

Is Metronil used to treat diarrhea?

Dr. R.K Singh MBBS, General Physician

No, Metronil is not used directly to treat diarrhea. However, it is used to treat the symptoms of giardiasis (intestinal infection) such as dehydration from diarrhea.

सवाल 5 months पहले

Can I take Metronil without consulting a doctor?

Dr. Haleema Yezdani MBBS, General Physician

Metronil 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.

सवाल 2 months पहले

Does Metronil treat urinary tract infections (UTI)?

Dr. Chinmaya Bal MBBS, General Physician

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


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