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I am confused, does Metronidazole cure or cause yeast infection?

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Dr. Nicholas Mexas
Internal Medicine

In brief: Cause it

Flagyl is used to treat a variety of infections from bacteria, parasites and even amoeba.
Specifically in the GYN area, it is used to treat Pelvic Inflammatory disease (PID) and vaginosis non of which are yeast infections. However, it could cause candidal (yeast infection)

In brief: Cause it

Flagyl is used to treat a variety of infections from bacteria, parasites and even amoeba.
Specifically in the GYN area, it is used to treat Pelvic Inflammatory disease (PID) and vaginosis non of which are yeast infections. However, it could cause candidal (yeast infection)
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Dr. Romanth Waghmarae
Pain Management

In brief: Metronidazole

This is used to treat yeast infections.

In brief: Metronidazole

This is used to treat yeast infections.
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