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Metronidazole Tablet 400mg

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Metronidazole tablets belong to a group of medicines called anti-infective agents. They may be used to treat infections, caused by bacteria of the blood, brain, bone, lung, stomach lining and pelvic area, following childbirth or in a wound following an operation. To purchase this item you must have a private prescription from your doctor or medical profession.

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Metronidazole Tablet 400mg belong to a group of medicines called anti-infective agents. They may be used to treat:

  • Infections, caused by bacteria of the blood, brain, bone, lung, stomach lining and pelvic area, following childbirth or in a wound following an operation
  • Urinary or genital infections caused by a parasite, Trichomonas
  • Genital infection in women caused by bacteria
  • The parasitic diseases amoebiasis
  • The disease giardiasis
  • Gum and teeth infections
  • Infected leg ulcers or pressure sores
  • Stomach ulcers caused by Helicobacter pylori.
  • Prevent infections occurring after operations

Metronidazole Tablet 400mg is a prescription only medication, you must have a valid prescription in order to purchase this item.

How to take Metronidazole Tablet 400mg:

Please take Metronidazole Tablet 400mg as instructed by your doctor or pharmacist.

Metronidazole Tablet 400mg - Like all medicines, Metronidazole tablets can cause side effects, particularly when you first start taking it, although not everybody gets them. Please tell your doctor or pharmacist if you notice any of the following effects or any effects not listed.

Contact your doctor at once if you notice any of the following side effects:

  • Allergic reactions: skin rash, which may be itchy, swelling of the face, lips, tongue or throat, fever or difficulty in breathing.

Tell your doctor if you notice any of the following side effects or notice any other effects not listed:

  • Blood: your medicine may alter the numbers and types of your blood cells. If you notice increased bruising, nosebleeds, sore throats or infections, you should tell your doctor who might want you to have a blood test.
  • Nervous system: drowsiness, dizziness, headache, poor co-ordination or muscle control, hallucinations, double vision, short sightedness, confusion, depression, 'pins and needles', fits, numbness, tingling, pain or a feeling of weakness in the arms or legs.
  • Stomach and intestines: unpleasant taste in the mouth, changes in taste, furred tongue, mouth ulcers, feeling or being sick, loss of appetite, diarrhoea, stomach pain and upset stomach.
  • Liver and bile ducts: jaundice (yellowing of the skin or whites of the eyes), inflammation of the pancreas (pancreatitis causing very severe abdominal pains), changes in liver function tests.
  • Skin: skin rashes, itching, small pus-containing blisters, erythema multiforme (circular, irregular red patches).
  • Muscles and bones: muscle and joint pain.
  • Kidneys and urinary system: darkening of the urine.

Metronidazole Tablet 400mg contains:

  • The active substance (the ingredient that makes the tablets work) is metronidazole.
  • The other ingredients are croscarmellose sodium, cellulose, colloidal silica, lactose, magnesium stearate, maize starch, polyethylene glycol, titanium dioxide (E171), hydroxypropylcellulose (E463), methylhydroxypropylcellulose (E464).
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