Disease Information for Metronidazole (Flagyl) Administration/Toxicity

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Clinical Manifestations
Signs & Symptoms
Flushing
Hirsutism
Hypertrichosis
Nausea
Decreased taste ability/Hypoguesia
Metallic taste
Loss of Taste
Paresthesias
Laboratory Tests
Abnormal Lab Findings (Non Measured)
URINE Color Red Brown
Abnormal Lab Findings - Decreased
Neutrophiles (Lab)
Associated Diseases & Rule outs
Associated Disease & Complications
Acute gastroenteritis
Disufiram (Antabuse) effect/toxicity
Drug induced Gastroenteritis
Drug induced Peripheral neuropathy.
Drug induced Pleural effusion
Painful neuropathy
Pancreatitis, acute
Pericardial effusion
Peripheral neuropathy
Polyneuritis
Toxic peripheral/polyneuropathy
Polyneuropathy
Disease Mechanism & Classification
Drugs
DRUG/Amebicides (example)
DRUG/Anti-acne medication (example)
DRUG/Anti-anaerobic antibiotic/activity
DRUG/Antibacterial/Antibiotic ointment/unction
DRUG/Antibiotic/antibacterial drug (example)
DRUG/Antibiotic/Antimicrobial drugs (category)
DRUG/Anti-parasitic medications (examples)
DRUG/Anti-protozoan antibiotic (example)
DRUG/Dermatology use
DRUG/Safe in pregnancy patient (B)
DRUG/Unctions/applied externally (category)
DRUG-Liver metabolism/bile excretion
DRUG/Unction/ointment/gel dermatologic application
Process
PROCESS/Medication/Drug (CONFIRM dose/before treatment)
Synonyms
Synonym
1H Imidazole 1 ethanol 2 methyl 5 nitro, 2 Methyl 5 nitroimidazole 1 ethanol, METRO, METRONIDAZOLE, Metronidazole (product), Metronidazole (skin), Metronidazole (skin) (product), Metronidazole (skin) (substance), Metronidazole (substance), Metronidazole (vaginal), Metronidazole (vaginal) (product), Metronidazole (vaginal) (substance), METRONIDAZOLE PREPARATION, Metronidazole product, Metronizole, Brand name/Flagyl (Metronidazole), Brand name/Helidac (Metronidazole-Tetracycline-Bismuth), Brand name/Metizol (Metronidazole), Brand name/Metric (Metronidazole), Brand name/MetroGel (Metronidazole) Vaginal or Topical, Brand name/Metro-IV (Metronidazole), Brand name/Metrolotion (Metronidazole) lotion, Brand name/NidaGel (Metronidazole) gel/topical, Brand name/Noritrate (Metronidazole) cream, Brand name/Protostate (Metronidazole), Brand name/Pylera (Metronidazole-Tetracycline-Bismuth) Combination, Brand name/Trikacide (Metronidazole)
Treatment
Drug Therapy - Contraindication
RX/Warfarin (Coumadin)
Drug Dosage
DRUG/.1990 or before
DRUG/Dose 250 mgm (Unit/Pill/Capsule size)
DRUG/Dose 500 mgm (Unit/Pill/Capsule size)
DRUG/Dose BID Medication
DRUG/Dose single dose medication
DRUG/Dose TID Medication
DRUG/Generic available
DRUG/Injectable medication (parenteral)
DRUG/Intravaginal suppository/preparation
DRUG/Intravenous administraton RX
DRUG/IV requires lesser dose/Caution
DRUG/Oral medication (ex)
Definition

Antibiotic drug with good anaerobic bacterial spectrum and anti-protozoan effect;used for giardia and other amebic infections; antabuse response with alcohol;

oral and parenteral preparation

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