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Anti-infectives, anti-protozoals,anti-ulcer agents. Treatment of anaerobic infections such as Intra-abdominal infections, Gynaecologic infections, Skin infections, lower respiratory infections, bones and joints infections, CNS infections,septicemia, Endocarditis. SIDE EFFECT
Dryness in mouth
Metallic taste DIRECTION OF USE
Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. Metronidazole is to be taken with food. MODE OF ACTION: It is an antibiotic. It kills the bacteria and other microorganisms that cause infections by damaging their DNA.
Metronidazole Tablet may cause symptoms such as flushing, increased heartbeat, nausea, thirst, chest pain and low blood pressure with alcohol (Disulfiram reactions).
Metronidazole Tablet is probably safe to use during pregnancy.
Animal studies have shown low or no adverse effect on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. Please consult your doctor.
Lactation CAUTION
Metronidazole Tablet should be used with caution during lactation. Breast feeding should be held until the treatment of the mother is completed and the drug is eliminated from her body.
If a single dose of Metronidazole Tablet is used, it is recommended to hold breastfeeding for 12-24 hours to allow the removal of the drug.
Driving Do not drive unless you are feeling well.
Metronidazole Tablet may make you feel sleepy, dizzy, confused. You may have hallucinations, fits (convulsions) or temporary eyesight problems (such as blurred or double vision) affecting your ability to drive.
Kidney SAFE
Metronidazole Tablet is safe to use in patients with kidney disease. No dose adjustment of Metronidazole Tablet is recommended.
Patients undergoing kidney dialysis should take this medicine after the dialysis treatment.
Metronidazole Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Metronidazole Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor. Expert Advice
Always take the complete course of treatment, as advised by your doctor even if you feel better.
It may cause side effects like nausea, stomach upset, and a metallic taste in the mouth.
If you are using Metronidazole Tablet in a high dose or for a prolonged time, there is a risk of more side effects, like nerve damage.
You should not drink alcohol during or for 48 hours after treatment. You may develop nausea, vomiting, flushing and headache if you take it together.
Inform your doctor if you have a liver disease. Your dose may need to be adjusted in severe liver disease.

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