Anti – Inflammatory Metronidazole / Flagyl for Treating Bacterial Infections
Product name: Metronidazole
Standards: BP, EP
Appearance: White or almost white powder.
|solubility||acetic acid: 0.1 M, clear, faintly yellow|
|Water Solubility||<0.1 g/100 mL at 20 ºC|
|Stability:||Stable. Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents.|
|NIST Chemistry Reference||Metronidazole(443-48-1)|
|EPA Substance Registry System||1H-Imidazole-1-ethanol, 2-methyl-5-nitro-(443-48-1)|
Metronidazole is used to treat bacterial infections of the vagina, stomach, skin, joints, and respiratory tract. This medication will not treat a vaginal yeast infection.
Metronidazole may also be used for purposes not listed in this medication guide.
Metronidazole trichomoniasis has a strong killing effect for the treatment of vaginal trichomoniasis drug of choice. For the treatment of amoebic dysentery and amoebic liver abscess, efficacy and emetine similar. Metronidazole has anti-anaerobic effect, it can be used to treat postpartum pelvic inflammatory disease caused by anaerobic bacteria, sepsis, periodontitis. Giardia can also be used to treat giardiasis's, rosacea. For appendix, colon surgery, gynecologic surgery, can reduce or avoid surgical infections.