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Metronidazole is an antibiotic that fights bacteria. Metronidazole is used to treat bacterial infections of the vagina, stomach or intestines, liver, skin, joints, brain, heart, and respiratory tract. Viagra 200 mg Buy topical metronidazole is also used to treat rosacea, a Flagyl condition.
Vaginal metronidazole Flagyl is generic used to treat bacterial infections of the vagina, Generic Flagyl. Metronidazole will not treat a vaginal yeast infection. Important information You should not use metronidazole if you are allergic to it, or if you have taken disulfiram Antabuse within the past 2 weeks. Do not drink alcohol or consume foods or medicines that contain propylene glycol while you are generic metronidazole and for at least 1 day after you stop taking it.
- How should I take metronidazole?
- Do not use anti-diarrhea medicine unless your doctor tells you to.
- Metronidazole can pass into breast milk.
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- Do not take Flagyl during the first trimester of pregnancy.
You may have unpleasant side effects such as fast heartbeats, warmth or redness under your skin, tingly feeling, nausea, and vomiting. Seizures and other nervous system abnormalities have been reported in patients treated with metronidazole. You should stop metronidazole immediately for any generic symptoms such as seizures, headaches, visual changes, weakness, numbness, or tingling.
This medicine will not treat a viral infection such as the common cold or flu, Generic Flagyl. Flagyl
In animal studies mice and rats, this medicine caused certain types of cancers or tumors. It is not known whether these effects would occur in people using this medicine, Generic Flagyl. Ask your doctor generic your risk, Generic Flagyl. Before taking this medicine You should not take metronidazole if you are allergic to it, or if you have taken disulfiram Antabuse within the past 2 weeks.
Using metronidazole during the first trimester of pregnancy could harm the unborn baby. Tell your doctor if you are pregnant or if you become pregnant while using this medicine. To make sure metronidazole is safe for you, tell your doctor if you have ever had: In animal studies, metronidazole caused certain types of tumors, Flagyl of which were cancerous.
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However, very high doses are used in animal studies. It is not known whether these effects would occur in people using regular doses, Generic Flagyl. Metronidazole can pass into breast milk. It is not known whether metronidazole can harm a nursing baby. Let your doctor know if you are breastfeeding prior to taking metronidazole. Do not give this medicine to a child without medical advice.
How should I take metronidazole? Take metronidazole exactly as prescribed by your doctor. Follow all directions on your prescription label. Do not take this medicine in larger or smaller amounts or for longer than recommended. Shake the generic suspension liquid well just before you measure a dose. Measure liquid medicine with the dosing syringe provided, or with a special dose-measuring spoon or medicine cup. If you do not have a dose-measuring device, ask your pharmacist for one.
If you are treating a vaginal infection, your sexual partner may also need to take metronidazole even if no symptoms are present or you could become reinfected. Metronidazole is usually given for up to 10 days in a Flagyl. You may need to repeat this dosage several weeks later. Use this medicine for the full prescribed length of time, Generic Flagyl.
Your symptoms may improve generic the infection is completely cleared. Skipping doses may also increase your risk of further infection that is resistant to antibiotics. Metronidazole will not treat a viral infection such as the flu or a common cold. Metronidazole can cause unusual results with certain medical tests. Tell Flagyl doctor who treats you that you are using this medicine.
Store at room temperature away from moisture and heat. Metronidazole dosage information in more detail What happens if I miss a dose? Take the missed dose as soon as you remember. Skip the missed dose if it is Generic time for your next scheduled dose, Generic Flagyl. Do not take extra medicine to make up the missed dose. What happens if I overdose? Seek emergency medical attention or call the Poison Help line at 1-800-222-1222. Overdose symptoms may include nausea, vomiting, dizziness, loss of balance or coordination, numbness and tingling, or seizures Flagyl. What should I avoid while taking metronidazole?
Do not drink alcohol or consume food or medicines that contain propylene glycol while you are taking metronidazole.
You may have unpleasant side effects such as headaches, stomach cramps, nausea, vomiting, and flushing warmth, redness, or tingly feeling. Avoid alcohol or propylene glycol for at least 3 days after you stop taking this medicine. Check the labels of Flagyl medicines or food products you use to make sure they do not contain alcohol or propylene glycol Antibiotic medicines can cause diarrhea, which may be a sign of a new infection. If you have diarrhea that is watery or bloody, Generic Flagyl, call your doctor. Do not use anti-diarrhea medicine unless your doctor tells you to.
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