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metrocream or metrogel

A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Otto Placik
34 years experience Plastic Surgery
Vote for metrogel: I believe the gel has the best penetration

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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stephen Friedman
41 years experience Dermatology
The Same Medication: Topical Metronidazole is an effective treatment for rosacea. If your skin is sensitive and dry, use the cream; if your complexion is oily, use the ge ... Read More
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hunter Handsfield
53 years experience Infectious Disease
Not reliable: Metrogel is not very effective against trichomonas. However, 4 days of oral treatment probably will be effective; the metrogel probably isn't necessar ... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Steven Weissberg
55 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
YES: You can, but it might get a little messy.
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Anne Phelan-adams
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In theory, there may: be a reaction since some metronidazole may be absorbed into the bloodstream through the vaginal mucosa. When it occurs, it's unpleasant to be sure. ... Read More
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A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Wayne Ingram
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Vaginal Rx "safe": Obviously, any medication such a Metrogel have risks and complications, but the vaginal use is relatively "safe". Cleocin (Clindamycin) for vagina use ... Read More
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tinuola Adeyanju
39 years experience Internal Medicine and Pediatrics
Take mind off it.: Bacterial vaginosis is due to overgrowth of certain bacteria in the vagina. Recurring use of antibiotics is affecting your vaginal flora and you may w ... Read More
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Amandeep Kaur
10 years experience Family Medicine
Dark urine: Medications and various kinds of foods can change the color of urine. If there are other symptoms of UTI or it does not resolve then consult a physici ... Read More
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
28 years experience General Practice
Infections: It is to treat infections of a variety of types.
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Satish Sundar
34 years experience Pediatrics
Metronidazole ?: This drug is used for amebiasis, giardiasis, anaerobic infections, etc.

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