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Metronidazole: Oral tablet

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  • Reported side effects
  • Daily life interactions

Available Strengths
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Metronidazole 500mg Tab
Heritage Pharmaceuticals Inc.
Pill Identification: HP65 
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Metronidazole 500mg Tab
Mylan Institutional LLC formerly UDL Laboratories Inc
Pill Identification: WPI  |  39 70
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Metronidazole 250mg Tab
Mylan Institutional LLC formerly UDL Laboratories Inc
Pill Identification: 93  |  851
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Metronidazole 250mg Tab
Heritage Pharmaceuticals Inc.
Pill Identification: HP64 
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Metronidazole 500mg Tab
Actavis Inc. formerly Watson Pharmaceuticals Inc
Pill Identification: WPI  |  39 70
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Metronidazole 250mg Tab
Actavis Inc. formerly Watson Pharmaceuticals Inc
Pill Identification: WPI  |  3969
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Metronidazole 500mg Tab
Mylan Institutional LLC formerly UDL Laboratories Inc
Pill Identification: 93 93  |  852
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Metronidazole 250mg Tab
American Health Packaging
Pill Identification: 93  |  851
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Metronidazole 500mg Tab
Actavis Inc. formerly Watson Pharmaceuticals Inc
Pill Identification: 852,WPI  |  39 70,93 93
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Metronidazole 500mg Tab
Actavis Inc. formerly Watson Pharmaceuticals Inc
Pill Identification: 852,WPI  |  39 70,93 93
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Metronidazole 500mg Tab
Pliva Inc a Division of Teva USA
Pill Identification: PLIVA 334 
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Metronidazole 250mg Tab
Actavis Inc. formerly Watson Pharmaceuticals Inc
Pill Identification: 93,WPI  |  3969,851
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Metronidazole 250mg Tab
Pliva Inc a Division of Teva USA
Pill Identification: PLIVA 333 
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Metronidazole 250mg Tab
Actavis Inc. formerly Watson Pharmaceuticals Inc
Pill Identification: 93,WPI  |  3969,851
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Metronidazole 250mg Tab
Actavis Inc. formerly Watson Pharmaceuticals Inc
Pill Identification: DAN  |  5540
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Metronidazole 500mg Tab
Amneal Pharmaceuticals LLC
Pill Identification: PLIVA 334 
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Metronidazole 500mg Tab
Teva Pharmaceuticals USA Inc
Pill Identification: 93 93  |  852
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Metronidazole 500mg Tab
Ivax Pharmaceuticals Inc a Division of Teva USA
Pill Identification: Z 3007 
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Metronidazole 500mg Tab
Apace Packaging LLC
Pill Identification: PLIVA 334 
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Metronidazole 500mg Tab
United Research Laboratories, Inc. a subsidiary of Sun Pharmaceutical Industries, Inc.
Pill Identification: MP 46 
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Metronidazole 250mg Tab
Teva Pharmaceuticals USA Inc
Pill Identification: 93  |  851
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Metronidazole 500mg Tab
American Health Packaging
Pill Identification: WPI  |  39 70
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Metronidazole 500mg Tab
Actavis Inc. formerly Watson Pharmaceuticals Inc
Pill Identification: 5552  |  DAN DAN
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Metronidazole 250mg Tab
Ivax Pharmaceuticals Inc a Division of Teva USA
Pill Identification: Z 2971 
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Metronidazole 500mg Tab
Blue Point Laboratories
Pill Identification: WPI  |  39 70
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Metronidazole 250mg Tab
Blue Point Laboratories
Pill Identification: WPI  |  3969
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Metronidazole 250mg Tab
American Health Packaging
Pill Identification: WPI  |  3969
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Metronidazole 500mg Tab
PD-RX Pharmaceuticals
Pill Identification: Z 3007 
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Metronidazole 500mg Tab
PD-RX Pharmaceuticals
Pill Identification: PLIVA 334 
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Metronidazole 250mg Tab
Sun Pharmaceutical Industries, Inc.
Pill Identification: MP 45 
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Metronidazole 500mg Tab
PD-RX Pharmaceuticals Incorporated
Pill Identification: MP 46 
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Metronidazole 250mg Tab
United Research Laboratories, Inc. a subsidiary of Sun Pharmaceutical Industries, Inc.
Pill Identification: MP 45 
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Metronidazole 500mg Tab
Sun Pharmaceutical Industries, Inc.
Pill Identification: MP 46 
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Metronidazole 250mg Tab
PD-RX Pharmaceuticals Incorporated
Pill Identification: MP 45 
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Metronidazole 500mg Tab
McKesson Packaging Inc
Pill Identification: PLIVA 334 
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Metronidazole 250mg Tab
McKesson Packaging Inc
Pill Identification: PLIVA 333 
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Metronidazole 250mg Tab
Mylan Institutional LLC formerly UDL Laboratories Inc
Pill Identification: WPI  |  3969

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) on Metronidazole: Oral tablet

What is this medicine?

METRONIDAZOLE (me troe NI da zole) is an antiinfective. It is used to treat certain kinds of bacterial and protozoal infections. It will not work for colds, flu, or other viral infections.

Similar Brand Name Drugs : Flagyl: Oral tablet

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Previous Class name
Class Name : Antiinfectives for Treatment of Acne

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CVS Pharmacy Patient Statistics for Metronidazole: Oral tablet
Usage by Gender
67.83%
32.17%
Generic vs. Brand Name Usage*
*Brand contains same active ingredient but may not represent FDA-approved generic equivalent
Usage by Age
9.94%
27.45%
31.5%
31.12%
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