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metronidazole

conditions

What conditions does metronidazole treat?

metronidazole oral is used to treat the following:

Severe Intestinal Infection due to Entamoeba Histolytica, Liver Abscess caused by Entamoeba Histolytica, Blood Infection caused by the Bacteria Bacteroides, Bacterial Blood Infection caused by Clostridium, Infection caused by Bacteroides Fragilis Bacteria, Brain Abscess caused by the Bacteria Bacteroides, Infection caused by the Bacteria Anaerobes, Infection caused by Trichomoniasis Protozoa, Meningitis caused by the Bacteria Bacteroides, Heart Valve Infection caused by the Bacteria Bacteroides, Pneumonia caused by the Bacteria Bacteroides, Pus in the Lungs caused by the Bacteria Bacteroides, Lower Respiratory Tract Infection, Infection of Abdominal Cavity Lining due to Bacteroides, Infection of Abdominal Cavity Lining due to Clostridium, Infection of the Abdominal Lining caused by Peptococcus, Peritonitis caused by Peptostreptococcus Bacteria, Infection of the Abdominal Lining caused by Eubacterium, Abscess Within the Abdomen caused by Bacteroides, Infection Within the Abdomen caused by Clostridium Bacteria, Infection Within the Abdomen caused by Eubacterium, Abscess Within the Abdomen caused by Peptococcus, Abscess Within the Abdomen caused by Peptostreptococcus, Abscess Within the Abdomen caused by Anaerobic Bacteria, Infection Within the Abdomen, Infection In or On the Liver caused by Bacteroides Species, Infection In or On the Liver caused by Clostridium Species, Infection In or On the Liver caused by Eubacterium, Infection In or On the Liver caused by Peptococcus, Infection In or On the Liver caused by Peptostreptococcus, Abscess of Fallopian Tube and Ovary caused by Bacteroides, Abscess of Fallopian Tube and Ovary caused by Clostridium, Abscess of Fallopian Tube and Ovary caused by Peptococcus, Fallopian Tube & Ovary Abscess due to Peptostreptococcus, Pelvic Inflammatory Disease, Inflammation of the Endometrium, Infection of Lining of the Uterus caused by Clostridium, Infection of Lining of the Uterus caused by Peptococcus, Infection of Uterine Lining Caused By Peptostreptococcus, Infection of Lining of the Uterus caused by Bacteroides, Infection of Tissues of the Uterus caused by Bacteroides, Infection of Tissues of the Uterus caused by Clostridium, Infection of Tissues of the Uterus caused by Peptococcus, Infection of Tissues of Uterus due to Peptostreptococcus, Infection Following Vaginal Cuff Surgery, Bacteroides Infection Following Vaginal Cuff Surgery, Clostridium Infection Following Vaginal Cuff Surgery, Peptococcus Infection Following Vaginal Cuff Surgery, Peptostreptococcus Infection After Vaginal Cuff Surgery, Skin Infection due to Bacteroides Fragilis Bacteria, Skin Infection due to Clostridium Bacteria, Skin Tissue Infection due to Peptostreptococcus Bacteria, Skin Infection due to Peptococcus Bacteria, Skin Infection due to Fusobacterium Bacteria, Infection of a Joint caused by Bacteroides, Bone Infection caused by Bacteroides

metronidazole oral may also be used to treat:

Infection caused by the Parasite Balantidium, Infection that causes Diarrhea - Giardiasis, Clostridium Difficile Bacteria Related Colitis, Infection caused by the Roundworm Dracunculus, Infection Around a Tooth, Ulcer of Duodenum caused by Bacteria Helicobacter Pylori, Peptic Ulcer due to Bacteria Helicobacter Pylori, Inflammation of the Stomach Lining caused by H. Pylori, Crohn's Disease, Diverticulitis, Vaginosis caused by Bacteria, Diabetic Foot Infection, Prevention of Perioperative Infection, Sexual Transmitted Disease Exposure from Sexual Assault

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