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Metrogyl 400mg Tablet

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Metrogyl 400mg Tablet

JB CHEMICALS & PHARMACEUTICALS LTD.
*Estimated Price
13
Add to Cart

About Metrogyl 400mg Tablet

Metrogyl 400 mg Tablet is used to treat the bacterial and parasitic infection. For eg. Skin infection, Genital infection, abdominal infection, infection of the gastrointestinal tract, lung infection, vaginal infection etc. It contains Metronidazole which is antiprotozoal and antibiotic in nature.

Uses Benefits and uses of Metrogyl 400mg Tablet

Metrogyl 400 Tablet is generally used to treat bacterial & parasitic infections but there are several other uses where it could be taken:-
  1. Stomach infection (Gastroenteritis)
  2. Lungs Infection
  3. Skin infection
  4. Infection of gums
  5. Dental Infection
  6. Brain Infection (Meningitis)
  7. Genital Infection
  8. Vaginal Infection
  9. Bacterial Vaginosis
  10. Urinary Tract Infection caused by anaerobic bacteria
  11. STDs (Trichomoniasis)
This is a non-exhaustive list and there might be other uses & benefits of the Metrogyl 400 mg Tablet as well. Please do not take this medicine because someone has taken it with similar symptoms. Please consult a physician or a specialist before using the medicine.

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Side Effects List of side-effects of Metrogyl 400mg Tablet

Apart from the uses of Metrogyl 400 Tablet, there could be certain side-effects associated with the drug. Please refer to the list below:-
  1. Dizziness
  2. Nausea/Vomiting
  3. Fever
  4. Dark Urine
  5. Metallic Taste
  6. Stomach Upset
  7. Dry Mouth
  8. Irritability
  9. Nerve Damage (if used in high dosage for a long time)
While some symptoms could be common, there are a few rare symptoms. If you feel any symptom (whether or not it is mentioned in the above list), please consult a doctor instantly. Also, consult the doctor if you have blurred vision or rashes. The above list may not be exhaustive and please report if you have any other symptoms. These symptoms become more prominent when one is prone to a longer use.

Composition and Dosage Dosage and Composition of Metrogyl 400mg Tablet

Metrogyl 400 mg Tablet is made from Metronidazole that kills bacteria and parasites. It is an antiprotozoal ingredient.

Metrogyl 400 mg Tablet should be used in prescribed quantity by the doctor. It is advised to take this medicine with food or immediately after food. The effect should start in 1 to 2 hours after taking the tablet

You can buy Metrogyl 400 mg Tablet from a local pharmacy & there are many generic variants available as well such as Aristogyl 400 mg, Flagyl 400 mg, Metgyl 400 mg etc. The drug is considered inexpensive by popular opinion. It comes in a strip of 15 tablets and it can be used by referring to the prescription. Please check the expiry of the package. It is manufactured by JB Chemicals & Pharmaceuticals Ltd.

How to use Metrogyl 400 mg Tablet? - Swallow the tablet in one go and do not chew it. Use the dosage as suggested by a doctor.

Expert Advice Expert advice on Metrogyl 400mg Tablet

  • How does it work? Metronidazole is antibiotic that kills anaerobic bacteria and parasites and thus treating various infections.
  • Patients with liver disease must take doctor's advice before consuming Metrogyl 400 mg Tablet
  • Do not take this medicine on the advice of a friend or family. Similarly, do not give this medicine to someone you feel has the same symptoms
  • Always check for expiry on the package or with the pharmacist before buying the medicine
  • Store Metrogyl 400 mg Tablet at room temperature & avoid direct exposure to heat & sunlight
  • Especially for women, please talk to a gynaecologist if you have any vaginal infection so that she can guide you when & how to use this medicine
  • Taking Metrogyl 400 mg Tablet while on empty stomach may cause acid reflux
  • Metrogyl 400 mg Tablet has several uses & side effects, users are advised to reach the article thoroughly to avoid jumping to conclusions

Precautions Precautions and drug interaction of Metrogyl 400mg Tablet

Before using Metrogyl 400 mg Tablet, please consult a doctor especially if you have any of the following contraindications & conditions:-
  • Liver Disease
  • Allergic to Metrogyl 400 mg Tablet or any of its components
  • Liver Disease
  • Seizure
  • Habit of Alcohol intoxication
  • Dermatitis
Metrogyl 400 mg Tablet Drug Interactions
  • Alcohol
  • Anticoagulants
  • Warfarin
This is a non-exhaustive list of drug interactions and conditions that might interfere with Metrogyl 400 mg Tablet. Before taking this drug, inform your doctor about all your present medications.
Keep the following precautions in mind as well:-
  • Consult your doctor if you feel numbness or tingling sensation
  • Complete the course of treatment as directed by your doctor and don't stop taking this tablet even if the symptoms are subsiding

FAQs Commonly asked question on Metrogyl 400mg Tablet

1. I missed a dose of Metrogyl 400 mg Tablet, what should I do?
If you have missed a dose by chance, try to use it as soon as possible when you notice. However, if the time is closer to your next dosage, simply skip the medicine. In such cases, try not to take a double dosage.

2. I overdosed on the prescribed quantity of Metrogyl 400 mg Tablet, what should I do?
If you feel that you might have used more than the prescribed quantity of Metrogyl 400 mg Tablet, please talk to a physician immediately. Consuming more than prescribed quantity might cause serious side-effects.

3. Can Metrogyl 400 mg Tablet be used along with alcohol?
Consumption of alcohol is not recommended when on Metrogyl 400 mg Tablet. The interaction of this medicine and alcohol might increase the risk of side effects & may cause excessive drowsiness, headache and nausea. In any case, do not take more than three glasses a day.

4. Can Metrogyl 400 mg Tablet be used during Pregnancy or Breastfeeding?
It is generally safe for pregnant women. Lactating women can weigh the pros & cons of the drug with the help of a gynecologist before it is used.

5. Can I drive while using Metrogyl 400 mg Tablet?
Metrogyl 400 mg Tablet might make you feel drowsy & dizzy. Moreover, it may also cause blurred vision. It is considered unsafe to drive when you feel such symptoms.

6. Is using Metrogyl 400 mg Tablet addictive?
No. Addictive medicines are usually classified as schedule H or X in India and schedule 2-5 in US. Please read the package information carefully.

7. I took an expired dose of the medicine. What should I do?
Taking one expired dose of Metrogyl 400 mg Tablet might not be harmful but please discuss this with your physician about the same to be on a safe side.

8. Can using Metrogyl 400 mg Tablet provide relief from a sore throat?
Not really. Metrogyl 400 mg Tablet used to treat different kinds of infection but it is unknown that it could help in providing relief from a sore throat. On the other hand, some patients have reported sore throat as a side effect of this medicine.

9. Can I use Metrogyl 400 mg Tablet in relieving pain?
No. Metrogyl 400 mg Tablet is used to treat different kinds of infection caused by microorganisms but it is not a painkiller.

10. Can I use Metrogyl 400 mg Tablet for Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)?
Metrogyl 400 helps with bacterial infections caused by anaerobic bacteria. If the underlying cause of UTI is an anaerobic bacteria, you may use Metrogyl. Please consult a doctor before taking the medicine for this problem.

11. Is Metrogyl 400 an antibiotic?
Yes. Metrogyl 400 mg Tablet is an antibiotic. It kills bacteria as well as parasites.

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Customer Review Patient reviews on Metrogyl 400mg Tablet

Is Metrogyl 400 an antibiotic medicine??
I think metrogyl is a good tablet for penis infections. My doc told me to use it and I saw drastic improvement.
I had some kind of colon infection of parasite called Amebiasis and I took Metrogyl 400. It worked perfectly fine for more.
5 stars👌 for metrogyl 400

About Author

The above medicine data is written by Dr. Kiran Kumar S. It is edited, updated and maintained by JustDoc Quality Team. If you have any queries regarding the data, please email us at doctors@justdoc.com. Read about our Medical Team here.

Metrogyl 400mg Tablet is available in 100+ cities in India

Mumbai, Delhi, Bangalore, Hyderabad, Ahmedabad, Chennai, Kolkata, Surat, Pune, Jaipur, Lucknow, Kanpur, Nagpur, Visakhapatnam, Indore, Thane, Bhopal, Pimpri-Chinchwad, Patna, Vadodara, Ghaziabad, Ludhiana, Coimbatore, Agra, Madurai, Nashik, Faridabad, Meerut, Rajkot, Kalyan-Dombivali, Vasai-Virar, Varanasi, Srinagar, Aurangabad, Dhanbad, Amritsar, Navi Mumbai, Allahabad, Ranchi, Howrah (city area), Jabalpur, Gwalior, Vijayawada, Jodhpur, Raipur, Kota, Guwahati, Chandigarh, Solapur, Hubballi-Dharwad, Tiruchirappalli, Tiruppur, Moradabad, Mysore, Bareily, Gurgaon, Aligarh, Jalandhar, Bhubaneswar, Salem, Mira-Bhayandar, Warangal, Thiruvananthapuram, Guntur, Bhiwandi, Saharanpur, Gorakhpur, Bikaner, Amravati, Noida, Jamshedpur, Bhilai, Cuttack, Firozabad, Kochi, Nellore, Bhavnagar, Dehradun, Durgapur, Asansol, Nanded, Kolhapur, Ajmer, Akola, Gulbarga, Jamnagar, Ujjain, Loni, Siliguri, Jhansi, Ulhasnagar, Jammu, Secunderabad, Mangalore, Erode, Belgaum, Ambattur, Tirunelveli, Malegaon
Information on this page was last updated on - Thu, Mar 15 2018

Disclaimer
The above information is collected by experts on JustDoc.com for Metrogyl 400 mg Tablet. This information is accurate, complete & up-to-date to the best of knowledge & understanding of a medical professional. Please do not use this information as a substitute for professional medical advice or treatment. JustDoc doesn't guarantee the accuracy & exhaustiveness of the above-mentioned information about Metrogyl 400mg Tablet. Users are recommended to visit a physician or consult a doctor on justdoc.com for a professional opinion about your condition.

About Metrogyl 400mg Tablet

Metrogyl 400 mg Tablet is used to treat the bacterial and parasitic infection. For eg. Skin infection, Genital infection, abdominal infection, infection of the gastrointestinal tract, lung infection, vaginal infection etc. It contains Metronidazole which is antiprotozoal and antibiotic in nature.

Uses Benefits and uses of Metrogyl 400mg Tablet

Metrogyl 400 Tablet is generally used to treat bacterial & parasitic infections but there are several other uses where it could be taken:-
  1. Stomach infection (Gastroenteritis)
  2. Lungs Infection
  3. Skin infection
  4. Infection of gums
  5. Dental Infection
  6. Brain Infection (Meningitis)
  7. Genital Infection
  8. Vaginal Infection
  9. Bacterial Vaginosis
  10. Urinary Tract Infection caused by anaerobic bacteria
  11. STDs (Trichomoniasis)
This is a non-exhaustive list and there might be other uses & benefits of the Metrogyl 400 mg Tablet as well. Please do not take this medicine because someone has taken it with similar symptoms. Please consult a physician or a specialist before using the medicine.

Chat with a DoctorGet Reply in 15 minutes

Confused or uncertain about the effect of your medicine?

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Side Effects List of side-effects of Metrogyl 400mg Tablet

Apart from the uses of Metrogyl 400 Tablet, there could be certain side-effects associated with the drug. Please refer to the list below:-
  1. Dizziness
  2. Nausea/Vomiting
  3. Fever
  4. Dark Urine
  5. Metallic Taste
  6. Stomach Upset
  7. Dry Mouth
  8. Irritability
  9. Nerve Damage (if used in high dosage for a long time)
While some symptoms could be common, there are a few rare symptoms. If you feel any symptom (whether or not it is mentioned in the above list), please consult a doctor instantly. Also, consult the doctor if you have blurred vision or rashes. The above list may not be exhaustive and please report if you have any other symptoms. These symptoms become more prominent when one is prone to a longer use.

Composition and Dosage Dosage and Composition of Metrogyl 400mg Tablet

Metrogyl 400 mg Tablet is made from Metronidazole that kills bacteria and parasites. It is an antiprotozoal ingredient.

Metrogyl 400 mg Tablet should be used in prescribed quantity by the doctor. It is advised to take this medicine with food or immediately after food. The effect should start in 1 to 2 hours after taking the tablet

You can buy Metrogyl 400 mg Tablet from a local pharmacy & there are many generic variants available as well such as Aristogyl 400 mg, Flagyl 400 mg, Metgyl 400 mg etc. The drug is considered inexpensive by popular opinion. It comes in a strip of 15 tablets and it can be used by referring to the prescription. Please check the expiry of the package. It is manufactured by JB Chemicals & Pharmaceuticals Ltd.

How to use Metrogyl 400 mg Tablet? - Swallow the tablet in one go and do not chew it. Use the dosage as suggested by a doctor.

Expert Advice Expert advice on Metrogyl 400mg Tablet

  • How does it work? Metronidazole is antibiotic that kills anaerobic bacteria and parasites and thus treating various infections.
  • Patients with liver disease must take doctor's advice before consuming Metrogyl 400 mg Tablet
  • Do not take this medicine on the advice of a friend or family. Similarly, do not give this medicine to someone you feel has the same symptoms
  • Always check for expiry on the package or with the pharmacist before buying the medicine
  • Store Metrogyl 400 mg Tablet at room temperature & avoid direct exposure to heat & sunlight
  • Especially for women, please talk to a gynaecologist if you have any vaginal infection so that she can guide you when & how to use this medicine
  • Taking Metrogyl 400 mg Tablet while on empty stomach may cause acid reflux
  • Metrogyl 400 mg Tablet has several uses & side effects, users are advised to reach the article thoroughly to avoid jumping to conclusions

Precautions Precautions and drug interaction of Metrogyl 400mg Tablet

Before using Metrogyl 400 mg Tablet, please consult a doctor especially if you have any of the following contraindications & conditions:-
  • Liver Disease
  • Allergic to Metrogyl 400 mg Tablet or any of its components
  • Liver Disease
  • Seizure
  • Habit of Alcohol intoxication
  • Dermatitis
Metrogyl 400 mg Tablet Drug Interactions
  • Alcohol
  • Anticoagulants
  • Warfarin
This is a non-exhaustive list of drug interactions and conditions that might interfere with Metrogyl 400 mg Tablet. Before taking this drug, inform your doctor about all your present medications.
Keep the following precautions in mind as well:-
  • Consult your doctor if you feel numbness or tingling sensation
  • Complete the course of treatment as directed by your doctor and don't stop taking this tablet even if the symptoms are subsiding

FAQs Commonly asked question on Metrogyl 400mg Tablet

1. I missed a dose of Metrogyl 400 mg Tablet, what should I do?
If you have missed a dose by chance, try to use it as soon as possible when you notice. However, if the time is closer to your next dosage, simply skip the medicine. In such cases, try not to take a double dosage.

2. I overdosed on the prescribed quantity of Metrogyl 400 mg Tablet, what should I do?
If you feel that you might have used more than the prescribed quantity of Metrogyl 400 mg Tablet, please talk to a physician immediately. Consuming more than prescribed quantity might cause serious side-effects.

3. Can Metrogyl 400 mg Tablet be used along with alcohol?
Consumption of alcohol is not recommended when on Metrogyl 400 mg Tablet. The interaction of this medicine and alcohol might increase the risk of side effects & may cause excessive drowsiness, headache and nausea. In any case, do not take more than three glasses a day.

4. Can Metrogyl 400 mg Tablet be used during Pregnancy or Breastfeeding?
It is generally safe for pregnant women. Lactating women can weigh the pros & cons of the drug with the help of a gynecologist before it is used.

5. Can I drive while using Metrogyl 400 mg Tablet?
Metrogyl 400 mg Tablet might make you feel drowsy & dizzy. Moreover, it may also cause blurred vision. It is considered unsafe to drive when you feel such symptoms.

6. Is using Metrogyl 400 mg Tablet addictive?
No. Addictive medicines are usually classified as schedule H or X in India and schedule 2-5 in US. Please read the package information carefully.

7. I took an expired dose of the medicine. What should I do?
Taking one expired dose of Metrogyl 400 mg Tablet might not be harmful but please discuss this with your physician about the same to be on a safe side.

8. Can using Metrogyl 400 mg Tablet provide relief from a sore throat?
Not really. Metrogyl 400 mg Tablet used to treat different kinds of infection but it is unknown that it could help in providing relief from a sore throat. On the other hand, some patients have reported sore throat as a side effect of this medicine.

9. Can I use Metrogyl 400 mg Tablet in relieving pain?
No. Metrogyl 400 mg Tablet is used to treat different kinds of infection caused by microorganisms but it is not a painkiller.

10. Can I use Metrogyl 400 mg Tablet for Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)?
Metrogyl 400 helps with bacterial infections caused by anaerobic bacteria. If the underlying cause of UTI is an anaerobic bacteria, you may use Metrogyl. Please consult a doctor before taking the medicine for this problem.

11. Is Metrogyl 400 an antibiotic?
Yes. Metrogyl 400 mg Tablet is an antibiotic. It kills bacteria as well as parasites.

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Customer Review Patient reviews on Metrogyl 400mg Tablet

Is Metrogyl 400 an antibiotic medicine??
I think metrogyl is a good tablet for penis infections. My doc told me to use it and I saw drastic improvement.
I had some kind of colon infection of parasite called Amebiasis and I took Metrogyl 400. It worked perfectly fine for more.
5 stars👌 for metrogyl 400

About Author

The above medicine data is written by Dr. Kiran Kumar S. It is edited, updated and maintained by JustDoc Quality Team. If you have any queries regarding the data, please email us at doctors@justdoc.com. Read about our Medical Team here.

Buy Metrogyl 400mg Tablet in 100+ cities in India

Mumbai, Delhi, Bangalore, Hyderabad, Ahmedabad, Chennai, Kolkata, Surat, Pune, Jaipur, Lucknow, Kanpur, Nagpur, Visakhapatnam, Indore, Thane, Bhopal, Pimpri-Chinchwad, Patna, Vadodara, Ghaziabad, Ludhiana, Coimbatore, Agra, Madurai, Nashik, Faridabad, Meerut, Rajkot, Kalyan-Dombivali, Vasai-Virar, Varanasi, Srinagar, Aurangabad, Dhanbad, Amritsar, Navi Mumbai, Allahabad, Ranchi, Howrah (city area), Jabalpur, Gwalior, Vijayawada, Jodhpur, Raipur, Kota, Guwahati, Chandigarh, Solapur, Hubballi-Dharwad, Tiruchirappalli, Tiruppur, Moradabad, Mysore, Bareily, Gurgaon, Aligarh, Jalandhar, Bhubaneswar, Salem, Mira-Bhayandar, Warangal, Thiruvananthapuram, Guntur, Bhiwandi, Saharanpur, Gorakhpur, Bikaner, Amravati, Noida, Jamshedpur, Bhilai, Cuttack, Firozabad, Kochi, Nellore, Bhavnagar, Dehradun, Durgapur, Asansol, Nanded, Kolhapur, Ajmer, Akola, Gulbarga, Jamnagar, Ujjain, Loni, Siliguri, Jhansi, Ulhasnagar, Jammu, Secunderabad, Mangalore, Erode, Belgaum, Ambattur, Tirunelveli, Malegaon
Information on this page was last updated on - Thu, Mar 15 2018

Disclaimer
The above information is collected by experts on JustDoc.com for Metrogyl 400 mg Tablet. This information is accurate, complete & up-to-date to the best of knowledge & understanding of a medical professional. Please do not use this information as a substitute for professional medical advice or treatment. JustDoc doesn't guarantee the accuracy & exhaustiveness of the above-mentioned information about Metrogyl 400mg Tablet. Users are recommended to visit a physician or consult a doctor on justdoc.com for a professional opinion about your condition.

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