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  1. Metronidazole for infection (Flagyl)

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    Metronidazole for infection (Flagyl), This leaflet does not give information about metronidazole when it is used for skin conditions, but there is more information available in a separate lea...

  2. Metronidazole

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    Metronidazole, metronidazole long term effects :? I was given metronidazole for a tooth infection 200 x 9 tablets and I collapsed I discovered later that I had been given t...

  3. Metronidazole vaginal gel for bacterial vaginosis (Zidoval)

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    Metronidazole vaginal gel for bacterial vaginosis (Zidoval), The infection may clear without treatment, or it can be treated with an antibacterial gel such as metronidazole. Metr...

  4. Metronidazole skin gel and cream (Acea, Metrosa, Rosiced, Rozex, Zyomet)

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    Metronidazole skin gel and cream (Acea, Metrosa, Rosiced, Rozex, Zyomet), Treatment of rosacea with metronidazole can last from six weeks to several months. Two of the brands of ...

  5. Malignant Skin Ulcers

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    Note : some people feel sick or are sick (vomit) if they drink alcohol whilst taking metronidazole. Therefore, it is best not to have alcoholic drinks if you take metronidazole. ...

  6. Trichomonas

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    An antibiotic medicine  called metronidazole is the common treatment. You and your partner should be given treatment at the same time and you should avoid having sex (intercourse) for ...

  7. Helicobacter Pylori

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    It is around 20-63% for metronidazole and 4.4-11% for clarithromycin. [ 19 ] Metronidazole resistance is low in rural areas within the UK but can be as high as 65% in urban areas...

  8. Trichomonas Vaginalis

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    Systemic treatments are far more effective than topical treatments and include: Oral metronidazole 2 g as a single dose. Oral metronidazole 400 mg to 500 mg bd for five to s...

  9. Amoebiasis

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    Diloxanide furoate is the drug of choice for asymptomatic patients with E. histolytica cysts in the faeces (metronidazole and tinidazole are relatively ineffective). Metronidazole...

  10. Giardiasis

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    Drug treatment: [ 13 ] Rehydration, if required. Metronidazole is the drug of choice for treating giardiasis - but note cautions with pregnancy and breast-feeding. [ 2 , 13 ] T...

  11. Bacterial Vaginosis

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    This may be used in pregnant women. Oral metronidazole 2 g stat. Avoid in pregnant women. [ 6 ] Metronidazole vaginal gel 0.75% once daily for five days. , vaginal discharg...

  12. Skin conditions - common problems and self-care tips

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    I was taught to prescribe metronidazole gel. However, more recent evidence (ref 1) has suggested a cream called ivermectin, which kills a skin mite and reduces inflammation, is more effective...

  13. Retropharyngeal Abscess

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    Surgery may be required urgently but not all patients with retropharyngeal abscesses require surgery. [ 7 ] One study found that of 162 paediatric patients with retropharyngeal abscess, 126 required ...

  14. Pelvic Inflammatory Disease

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    Initial treatment is with doxycycline, single-dose IV ceftriaxone and IV metronidazole, then change to oral doxycycline and metronidazole to complete 14 days of treatment. , gonor...

  15. Clostridium Difficile

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    This is usually vancomycin or metronidazole . Symptoms then usually ease within 2-3 days. In severe cases, prompt treatment with vancomycin or metronidazole may ease any colitis and preven...

  16. Flatulence and Wind

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    Drugs: Antibiotics (eg, metronidazole or rifaximin) can be used to treat small intestinal bacterial overgrowth. [ 11 , 19 ] One study reported that rifaximin was more effective and bett...

  17. Rosacea and Rhinophyma

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    Topical metronidazole 0.75% is a common first-line option. Azelaic acid 15% gel is an alternative, especially in those with more inflammatory rosacea. , rosacea rhinophyma metronidazol...

  18. Guinea Worm Disease (Dracunculiasis)

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    There is no curative antihelminthic treatment available. Metronidazole or tiabendazole have been used in adults as an adjunct to the extraction process, but one study found that antihelmi...

  19. Perioral Dermatitis

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    A topical antibiotic (eg, clindamycin, erythromycin or metronidazole) can be used for milder cases. Otherwise, a systemic antibiotic should be used for 4-6 weeks (eg, oxytetracycline 500 mg t...

  20. Numbness/Pins and Needles

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    The medicines include some chemotherapy medicines used to treat breast cancer and lymphoma, antiretrovirals used to treat HIV/AIDS , and the antibiotic metronidazole . Diseases that da...