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Dr. Farrah Ahmad
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Metrocream (Overview)

MetroCream is an acne agent which is a kind of skin-related medication.


Dr. Farrah Ahmad
382 doctors shared insights

Metrocream (Overview)

MetroCream is an acne agent which is a kind of skin-related medication.


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I have recurrent yeast infections. my doctor usually prescribes metronidazole but that no longer works. recently he prescribed polygnax. . what cause?

Hello: Metronidazole is normally for Trichomonas or Bacterial Vaginosis. Polygnax is like an all purpose antifungal, bactericidal antibiotic. I would touch base with your doctor to determine the exact cause of your infections and get a better explanation for why you are on this medication. ...Read more

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Can you tell me about it's like to use metrocream during their pregnancy?

Ok after 1st trimest: If you mean. Metrogel vaginal, it is safe after the 1st trimester. ...Read more

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Prednisone causes inflammation side effect w/metronidazole & clindamycin. Cyst removed f. Gum. Why is ibuprofen not sufficient in place of prednisone?

Prednisone causes inflammation side effect w/metronidazole & clindamycin. Cyst removed f. Gum.  Why is ibuprofen not sufficient in place of prednisone?

Maybe not: I am not clear what you mean. Prednisone is an anti-inflammatory and does not increase inflammation. Ibuprofen has a slightly increased risk for bleeding because of antiplatelet effects I am uncertain what the rationale is for all your medications except that you might be infected or at risk for infection. Prednisone may decrease swelling but may also increase your risk for infection. ...Read more

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Metronidazole (flagyl) side effects?

Metronidazole (flagyl) side effects?

Several: Gi distress is most common with nausea and metallic taste in mouth. Allergic reactions occur, and a disulfuram effect when alcohol is ingested while on Metronidazole is reported. You should not drink alcohol within 48 hours of being on this medication. ...Read more

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Which is the best for rosacea- metrogel, metrocream, or metrolotion?

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 gel; and, if you have combination skin, use the lotion. ...Read more

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Can you tell me about it's like to use metrocream during their pregnancy?

Ok after 1st trimest: If you mean. Metrogel vaginal, it is safe after the 1st trimester. ...Read more

Dr. Timothy Wilt
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Metronidazole (Definition)

It's an antibiotic used to treat infections such as bacterial vaginosis or a type of ...Read more