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Flagyl Syrup

AlKhaleej Pharmacy

Metronidazole is used to treat bacterial infections of the vagina, stomach or intestines, liver, skin, joints, brain, heart, and respiratory tract. Metrogel (topical metronidazole) is also used to treat rosacea, a skin condition. Vaginal metronidazole gel is also used to treat bacterial infections of the vagina

Side Effects

It can cause agitation, back pain, blindness, dizziness, irritability, lack of co-ordination.

When not to use

Hypersensitivity to metronidazole or other nitroimidazoles


Before taking metronidazole, tell your doctor or pharmacist if you are allergic to it; or to other antibiotics (such as tinidazole); or if you have any other allergies. This product may contain inactive ingredients, which can cause allergic reactions or other problems. Talk to your pharmacist for more details.


Before using this medication, tell your doctor or pharmacist your medical history, especially of: liver disease, kidney disease, certain blood disorders (low blood cell counts).


Use with caution; potential accumulation in end stage renal disease; supplemental doses may be needed in patients receiving hemodialysis


This medication passes into breast milk. Discuss the risks and benefits with your doctor before breast-feeding. If you are prescribed the single-dose treatment, your doctor may direct you to stop breast-feeding for a short time after the dose. Consult your doctor for more details.


Please consult your doctor when taking this medicine if you are pregnant.

Drugs to avoid

Some drugs that may interact with this drug are Ergotamine, erythromycin, simvastatin, fentanyl

Product Name: Flagyl Susp 200mg/5ml 90ml

Product Form: Suspension

Pack Size: 90ml

Marketed By: Sanofi Aventis

Generic Category: Anti-Amoebic

Ingredients: Metronidazole