Antibiotic and Antiprotozoal Metronidazole Ibuprofen Capsule
Model No.: DAWAMIC0001
Metronidazole (MNZ), marketed under the brand name Flagyl among others, is an antibiotic and antiprotozoal medication. It is used either alone or with other antibiotics to treat pelvic inflammatory disease, endocarditis, and bacterial vaginosis. It is effective for dracunculiasis, giardiasis, trichomoniasis, and amebiasis. It is the drug of choice for a first episode of mild-to-moderate Clostridium difficile colitis. Metronidazole is available by mouth, as a cream, and intravenously.
Common side effects include nausea, a metallic taste, loss of appetite, and headaches. Occasionally seizures or allergies to the medication may occur. Metronidazole should not be used in early pregnancy but appears to be okay in later pregnancy. It should not be used when breastfeeding.
Metronidazole began to be commercially used in 1960 in France.It is on the World Health Organization's List of Essential Medicines, the most important medications needed in a basic health system.It is available in most areas of the world.
Metronidazole is primarily used to treat: bacterial vaginosis, pelvic inflammatory disease (along with other antibacterials like ceftriaxone), pseudomembranous colitis, aspiration pneumonia, rosacea (topical), fungating wounds (topical), intra-abdominal infections, lung abscess, periodontitis, amoebiasis, oral infections, giardiasis, trichomoniasis, and infections caused by susceptible anaerobic organisms such as Bacteroides, Fusobacterium, Clostridium, Peptostreptococcus, and Prevotella species. It is also often used to eradicate Helicobacter pylori along with other drugs and to prevent infection in people recovering from surgery.It is on the World Health Organization's List of Essential Medicines, a list of the most important medication needed in a basic health system.
Oral metronidazole is a treatment option for giardiasis, however the increasing incidence of nitroimidazole resistance is leading to the increased use of other compound classes.
C. difficile colitis
Invasive colitis and extraintestinal disease including liver abscesses, pleuropulmonary infections, and brain abscesses can result from infection with Entamoeba histolytica. Metronidazole is widely used in patients with these infections.
Metronidazole has also been used in women to prevent preterm birth associated with bacterial vaginosis, amongst other risk factors including the presence of cervicovaginal fetal fibronectin (fFN). Metronidazole was ineffective in preventing preterm delivery in high-risk pregnant women (selected by history and a positive fFN test) and, conversely, the incidence of preterm delivery was found to be higher in women treated with metronidazole Contact us if you need more details on Flagyl. We are ready to answer your questions on packaging, logistics, certification or any other aspects about Antiprotozoal、Antibiotic. If these products fail to match your need, please contact us and we would like to provide relevant information.
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