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me·tro·ni·da·zole

 (mĕt′rə-nī′də-zōl′)
n.
A synthetic antimicrobial drug, C6H9N3O3, used to treat vaginal trichomoniasis, anaerobic bacterial infections, and intestinal amebiasis.

[me(thyl) + -tron- (alteration of nitro-) + (im)idazole.]

metronidazole

(ˌmɛtrəˈnaɪdəˌzəʊl)
n
(Pharmacology) a pale yellow crystalline compound used to treat vaginal trichomoniasis. Formula: C6H9N3O3
[C20: from me(thyl) + (ni)tro- + -n- + (im)id(e) + azole]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.metronidazole - antiprotozoal medication (trade name Flagyl) used to treat trichomoniasis and giardiasis
antiprotozoal, antiprotozoal drug - a medicinal drug used to fight diseases (like malaria) that are caused by protozoa
Translations
metronidazol

metronidazole

n metronidazol m
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In pivotal trials of metronidazole (Metrogel) 1%, a 5-point scale (0-4) was utilized and most subjects started out as an IGA 3, or moderate.
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Eighteen women with refractory bacterial vaginosis (BV) were cured there with a 7-day course of the suppository, an ovule containing 750 mg metronidazole--far more than in a typical Metrogel (metronidazole gel) application--and 200 mg miconazole.
NEW YORK -- Sandoz has launched metronidazole 1% topical gel, the first generic version of Metrogel 1% in the United States.
The combination was compared to placebo plus MetroGel in a double-blind fashion.
Metronidazole creams have been available for at least a decade for treating the inflammatory lesions of rosacea, while the first metronidazole 1% gel (Metrogel) was approved in 2005.
Intravaginal 0.75% metronidazole gel (MetroGel) has been shown to be as effective as oral metronidazole (SOR: A).
It complements Galderma's MetroGel topical gel 0.75%, which is the best-selling topical medication for treating rosacea.
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Also known as Flagyl, MetroGel, and Protostat, it knocks out the bacterium Helicobacter pylori, as well as microbes that can cause amoebic dysentery, other intestinal ailments, and some vaginal infections.
The topical antibiotic metronidazole (Metrogel) may be useful for anaerobic wound infections, particularly those with strong odors.
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