Metronidazole can be used for treating listed illnesses: PERITONITIS. INTRA-ABDOMINAL ABSCESS. LIVER ABSCESS due to B, fragilis. B, distasonis. B, ovatus. B, thetaiotaomicron. B, vulgatus, species of Lostridium. Eubactrium. Peptococcus niger. SERIOUS INFECTION due to susceptible anaerobic bacteria that includes Bacteriodes fragilis which is resistant to clindamycin, chloramphenicol and penicillin. SKIN and SKIN STRUCTURE INFECTIONS due to Bacteroides species that includes B, fragilis group. Clostridium species. Peptostreptococcus species. Fusobacterium species and Peptococcus niger. ENDOMETRITIS. ENDOMYOMETRITIS. TUBO-OVARIAN ABSCESS and POSTSURGICAL VAGINAL CUFF INFECTION due to Bacteroides species that includes B, fragilis group. Clostridium species. Peptococcus species. Peptostreptococcus species. BACTERIAL VAGINOSIS (use Flagyl ER only). BACTERIAL SEPTICEMIA due to Bacteroides species that includes B,fragilis group and Clostridium species. ADJUNCT THERAPY TO TREAT BONE and JOINT INFECTION. MENINGITIS and BRAIN ABSCESS. PNEUMONIA. EMPYEMA and LUNG ABSCESS. ENDOCARDITIS due to Bacteroides species that includes B, fragilis group. AMEBIASIS. TO REDUCE POSTOPERATIVE ANAEROBIC INFECTION following colorectal surgery, elective hysterectomy and emergency appendectomy. PART OF COMBINATION THERAPY TO ERADICATE HELICOBACTER PYLORI INFECTION. CROHN′ DISEASE. DIARRHEA associated with Clostridium difficile. URETHRITIS. PELVIC INFLAMMATORY DISEASE as an alternative parenteral regimen. PROPHYLAXIS AFTER SEXUAL ASSAULT. BACTERIAL VAGINOSIS. Investigational: GIARDIASIS. GARDNERELLA VAGINALIS.
How to take:
Please see label or consult specialist for dosage of corresponding disease. Do not take more of Metronidazole TAB 500MG than it is indicated at the label without consulting your doctor.
Do not violate instructions. Alters alertness. Report lack of response or any symptoms of CNS toxicity such as uncoordinated movements or tremor and any unusual bruising/bleeding.