zig
0

Notifications

  • You're all caught up!

5 Things You Need to Know About Metronidazole

by
5 Things You Need to Know About Metronidazole
Blister packs of antibiotic pills. Photo Credit Zoonar RF/Zoonar/Getty Images

Metronidazole, a powerful antibiotic, kills anaerobic bacteria, which is bacteria that live without oxygen. For this reason metronidazole is the drug of choice for fighting infections that develop inside the body in such organs as the stomach and the intestines. It can also be used to treat vaginal infections or skin problems. If you get a prescription for this antibiotic remember that Metronidazole is the generic form of the drug.

Metronidazole, a powerful antibiotic, kills anaerobic bacteria, which is bacteria that live without oxygen. For this reason metronidazole is the drug of choice for fighting infections that develop inside the body in such organs as the stomach and the intestines. It can also be used to treat vaginal infections or skin problems. If you get a prescription for this antibiotic remember that Metronidazole is the generic form of the drug.

LiveStrong Calorie Tracker
THE LIVESTRONG.COM MyPlate Nutrition, Workouts & Tips
GOAL
  • Gain 2 pounds per week
  • Gain 1.5 pounds per week
  • Gain 1 pound per week
  • Gain 0.5 pound per week
  • Maintain my current weight
  • Lose 0.5 pound per week
  • Lose 1 pound per week
  • Lose 1.5 pounds per week
  • Lose 2 pounds per week
GENDER
  • Female
  • Male
lbs.
ft. in.

YOU MIGHT ALSO LIKE

CURRENTLY TRENDING

Demand Media

Our Privacy Policy has been updated. Please take a moment and read it here.