metronidazole 400 mg tablet is an antibiotic medicine that helps your body fight infections caused by bacteria and parasites. It is use to treat infections of the liver, stomach, intestines, vagina, brain, heart, lungs, bones, and skin.
tab metronidazole 400 mg tablet helps prevent an infection after surgery. It is also use in the treatment of dental infections, leg ulcers, and pressure sores.
This medicine is best take after eating some food.
It should be take at the same time each day to get the most benefit.
The amount you are advise will depend on what you are being treat for and how bad it is, but you should take this antibiotic exactly as prescribed by your doctor.
Your symptoms may get better after a short time but do not stop taking it until you have finished a full course of treatment, even if you feel well.
If you stop taking it early, some bacteria may survive, and the infection may come back.
Do not drink alcohol while taking this medicine and for a few days after stopping it.
Otherwise, you may get unpleasant side effects like nausea, vomiting, and stomach pain.
Most common side effects
The most common side effects of this medicine are headache, dryness in the mouth, nausea, and a slight metallic taste in the mouth. These are usually mild but let your doctor know if they bother you or last more than a few days. You can try using sugarless candies or lozenges to overcome any dryness or metallic taste in the mouth.
Before using this medicine, inform your doctor if you are allergic to any medicine or have any kidney or liver problems or any disease of the nervous system. If you are pregnant or breastfeeding, inform your doctor before taking this medicine.
USES OF METROGYL TABLET
Treatment of Bacterial infections
Treatment of Parasitic infections
BENEFITS OF METROGYL TABLET
In Treatment of Bacterial infections
Metrogyl 400 Tablet is a versatile antibiotic medicine that can be use to treat many different infections caused by bacteria. These include infections of the blood, brain, lungs, bones, joints, urinary tract, stomach, and intestines. It can also be use to treat gum ulcers and other dental infections (abscesses), leg ulcers, and pressure sores. It works by stopping the growth of the bacteria causing the infection.
This medicine usually makes you feel better quite quickly. However, you should continue taking it as long as it is prescribed even when you feel better, to make sure that all bacteria are kill and do not become resistant. This medicine is generally safe to use while pregnant or breastfeeding, but you should ask your doctor.
In Treatment of Parasitic infections
Metrogyl 400 Tablet is an antibiotic medicine that helps treat many parasitic infections such as amoebic dysentery. It works by stopping the growth of parasites causing the infection.
This medicine usually makes you feel better quite quickly.
However, you should continue taking it as long as it is prescribed even when you feel better, to make sure that all parasites are killed and do not become resistant.
This medicine is generally safe to use while pregnant or breastfeeding, but you should ask your doctor.
SIDE EFFECTS OF METROGYL TABLET
Most side effects do not require any medical attention and disappear as your body adjusts to the medicine. Consult your doctor if they persist or if you’re worried about them
Common side effects of Metrogyl
- Dryness in mouth
- Metallic taste
HOW TO USE METROGYL TABLET
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 400 mg tablet is to be taken with food.
HOW METROGYL TABLET WORKS
metronidazole 400 mg tablet is an antibiotic. It kills the bacteria and other microorganisms that cause infections by damaging their DNA.