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Dr. Anthony Sharber
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Metronidazole (Definition)

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


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

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 I drink alcohol while using vaginal metronidazole metrogel? It isn't the oral pills so I was unsure.

Can I drink alcohol while using vaginal metronidazole metrogel? It isn't the oral pills so I was unsure.

No: Alcohol is a poison and it never did anybody any good, ever. If you are only 20 years old, it is illegal for you to drink alcohol.
For good health - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, milk and milk products, nuts, beans, legumes, lentils and small amounts of lean meats. Avoid saturated fats. Drink enough water daily, so that your urine is mostly colorless. Exercise at least 150 minutes/week and increase the intensity of exercise gradually. Do not use tobacco, alcohol, weed or street drugs in any form.
Practice safe sex.
Get HPV vaccine. ...Read more

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What is Metronidazole 500 mg used for?

Infections: It is to treat infections of a variety of types. ...Read more

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Should i be feelig sick from metronidazole ?

Metronidazole: Hi, yes some people can feel nauseated , develop vomiting, abdominal pain nd diarrhea, metallic taste in mouth and if you drink alcohol you def won't feel good at all. ...Read more

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Please describe the medication: metronidazole?

Please describe the medication: metronidazole?

An antibiotic: It's an antibiotic used to treat infections such as bacterial vaginosis or a type of std called trichomonas vaginalis. ...Read more

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Can olfen be taken alongside zinnat 500mg and metronidazole 200mg?

Depends on what…: …ingredients are in olfen, as they vary from country to country. The primary ingredient diclofenac has no listed interactions with zinnat (cefuroxime) or with metronidazole. Remember to avoid alcohol while on Metronidazole (can cause severe nausea & vomiting) & be careful with sun exposure, for it is a photosensitizer. Discuss the ingredients of olfen with your fp. ...Read more

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Is taking 2g of a Zithromax and 500mg metronidazole okay?

Is taking 2g of a Zithromax and 500mg metronidazole okay?

No problem: Either of these could cause stomach upset. Maybe best to wait a few hours after azithromycin (Zithromax) before taking the metrondazole. But no problem if you take them together, if you're prepared to deal with some abdominal discomfort and perhaps nausea. It won't last more than a couple of hours. ...Read more

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What would happen if metronidazole gets on the outside of vagina?

What would happen if metronidazole gets on the outside of vagina?

Worried about med: Absolutely nothing. It's a very soothing medicine and won't affect the skin around your vagina. ...Read more

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My bv has returned ‼ I need a prescription for metronidazole asap.

My bv has returned ‼  I need a prescription for metronidazole asap.

Contact your doc: The public Healthtap site does not offer to diagnose or treat anyone .Review the site information.If you sign up for the paid Healthtap Concierge program,you might be able to find a physician and arrange a consultation. ...Read more

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What is metronidazole?

What is metronidazole?

An antibiotic.: Metronidazole (flagyl) is the generic name for an antimicrobial medicine that targets certain anaerobic bacteria, amoeba, and protozoa. It most commonly comes as an oral pill, and is indicated for use in a wide variety of conditions such as pelvic inflammatory disease, bacterial vaginosis, c. Diff colitis, among many others. ...Read more

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What is metronidazole prescribed for?

What is metronidazole prescribed for?

Flagyl: This is an antibacterial and anti parasitic. Covers anaerobic bacteria. ...Read more

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Can i take 4 500mg of metronidazole in 1day?

Yes: It will make u miserable. Talk to the prescriber for other options. ...Read more

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If I'm resistant to metronidazole am I also resistant to secnidazole?

Hopefully not: Secnidazole is a newer anti parasitic drug that has been shown to be effective in conditions commonly treated with Metronidazole. That is expected to work for you in case you failed Metronidazole therapy. ...Read more

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Can metronidazole cure ureaplasm?

No it won't: First, Ureaplasma is a normal bacteria in the genital tract. A positive test result does not need treatment, especially in women with symptoms like unexplained vaginal discharge. Second, the answer to your question is no: metronidazole is used to treat bacterial vaginosis or trichomonas, and has no effect on Ureplasma. Discuss w/ your doctor. Good luck! ...Read more

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Can metronidazole help me to concive?

Can metronidazole help me to concive?

Metronidazole: Metronidazole is an anti-protozoal drug. It will in no way help you with conceiving pregnancy. ...Read more

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Could i take metronidazole with diabets?

Yes you can: Yes you can take it with Diabetes and there is no contraindication for that ...Read more

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Why is metronidazole not preferred for alcoholics?

Leads to poisoning: Metronidazole can inhibit the metabolism of alcohol in a manner similar to Antabuse. In the presence of Antabuse (disulfiram) or Flagyl (metronidazole), alcohol generates high levels of acetaldehyde, which essentially is a poison. It can lead to unpleasant skin flush, palpitations, shortness of breath, nausea/vomiting, headache, and loss of consciousness. ...Read more

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Metrocream (Definition)

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Metrogel (Definition)

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