What is Metronidazole 400mg tablets used for:
Metronidazole 400mg tablets is an antibiotic used to treat bacterial vaginosis aswell as other type of infections such as mouth infections. Metronidazole is also available as metronidazole vaginal gel to treat bacterial vaginosis. A prescription is required to obtain this medication which our helpful prescribers can issue. Complete the free consultation to ensure you are eligiable.
How to take Metronidazole 400mg tablets:
Metronidazole is suitable for adults and should be taken orally. It should be taken twice a day for 5 to 7 days. This medication should be taken with or after meals. The course should be completed to ensure the infection is properly treated
Metronidazole side effects
If you have severe liver or kidney disease please speak to your GP before taking. The most common side effects are stomach irritation, pain and a metallic taste in the mouth, however a full list can be found by clicking here.
Do not take this medication if you are pregnant or breast feeding or have severe liver/kidney problems unless your GP has advised and prescribed it for you.
See the following section regarding alcohol intake
Metronidazole and alcohol
Do not take any alcohol during the course of treatment and for 48 hours after. This can result in a serious reaction causing you to become ill
Keep out of the SIGHT and REACH of children
Metronidazole 400mg Patient Information Leaflet
Further Information on Bacterial vaginosis:
Bacterial vaginosis test
Sometimes it is difficult to distinguish between bacterial vaginosis or other vaginal conditions. A common confusion is between BV and Thrush. We supply as simple instant test that can help you determine which medication you need.
If you have any questions regarding this treatment, please do not hesistate to contact our team. Brands may vary and ID maybe requested