Metron 400 MG Tablet

Manufactured by Alkem Laboratories Ltd
Composition: Metronidazole
Prescription Required: Yes

Description

Metron 400 MG Tablet is an antiprotozoal which helps in treating infections in the stomach, genital areas. It is not recommended to take with alcohol with this medicine. Take this medicine only if it is necessary to reduce the development of resistance.

Highlights

Commonly asked questions for Metron 400 MG Tablet

Onset of action

The peak effect of this medicine can be observed in 1 to 2 hours.

Duration of effect

The effect of this medicine lasts for an average duration of 24 hours.

Safe with alcohol?

moderate

Consumption of alcohol is not recommended in patients with Metron 400 MG Tablet. Any symptoms of the fast heartbeat, warmth, headache, and breathing difficulty should be reported to the doctor.

Is it habit forming?

No habit forming tendencies were reported.

Usage in pregnancy?

This medicine is not recommended in the first trimester of pregnancy to treat bacterial vaginosis and trichomoniasis. It can be used in the second and third trimesters of pregnancy only if clearly needed.

Usage while breast-feeding?

This medicine is known to excreted through the breastmilk. It is used in breastfeeding women only if clearly needed. Breastfeeding should be avoided for 24 hours after single-dose maternal treatment. Monitoring of candidal infections and diarrhea is necessary.

Substitutes

List of substitutes for Metron 400 MG Tablet

Below is the list of medicines, which have the same composition, strength and form as Metron 400 MG Tablet , and hence can be used as its substitute.

Aristogyl 400 MG TabletAristo Pharmaceuticals Pvt.Ltd
Balgyl 400 MG TabletMicro Labs Ltd
Flagyl 400 MG TabletAbbott Healthcare Pvt. Ltd
Metronidazole 400 MG TabletCadila Pharmaceuticals Ltd

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