Metronidazole (INN) is a nitroimidazole antibiotic medication used particularly for anaerobic bacteria and protozoa. Metronidazole is an antibiotic, amebicide, and antiprotozoal.It is the drug of choice for first episodes of mild-to-moderate Clostridium difficile infection.
Metronidazole is also used as a gel preparation in the treatment of the dermatological conditions such as rosacea and fungating tumours.
Metronidazole is the preferred drug for the treatment of vaginal trichomoniasis due to its powerful efficacy in killing trichomoniasis. Can be used to treat amoeba dysentery and amoeba liver abscess, the effect is similar to emetine. This product has anti - anaerobic bacteria effect, can be used to treat anaerobic bacteria caused by postpartum pelvic inflammatory disease, sepsis, periodontitis. Can also be used to treat giardia disease, rosacea. For appendix, colon surgery, obstetrics and gynecology surgery, can reduce or avoid surgical infection.