Metronidazole is used to amusement bacterial infections in altered areas of the body. The extended-release tablets are used to amusement women with vaginal infections (bacterial vaginosis).
Metronidazole belongs to the chic of medicines accepted as antibiotics. It works by killing bacilli or preventing their growth. However, this anesthetic will not plan for colds, flu, or added virus infections.
This anesthetic is accessible alone with your doctor’s prescription.
Once a anesthetic has been accustomed for business for a assertive use, acquaintance may appearance that it is aswell advantageous for added medical problems. Although these uses are not included in artefact labeling, metronidazole is used in assertive patients with the afterward medical conditions:
Clostridium difficile diarrhea or colitis (antibiotic-associated colitis).
Crohn’s ache (inflammatory bowel disease).
Gastritis or abdomen ulcers due to Helicobacter pylori.
Giardiasis (parasite infection in the intestines).