What is Metrocream?

Metronidazole (MNZ) , marketed under the brandnames Flagyl and others, is a nitroimidazole antibiotic medication used particularly for anaerobic bacteria and protozoa. It is antibacterial against anaerobic organisms, an amoebicide, and an antiprotozoal. It is the drug of choice for first episodes of mild-to-moderate Clostridium difficile infection. It is on the World Health Organization's List of Essential Medicines, a list of the most important medication needed in a basic health system.

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I was prescribed metrocream for my rosacea on cheeks and i had two dry spots on my chest (no pimples ) . I discontinued the cream after a week...

doctor1 MD

Thanks for the query,

Metrocream will help in rosaceae.
Clindamycin will be helpful in acne.

You can also use tretinoin,
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I was diag. with perioral dermitatis and impentigo. I am on an antibiotic , mupirocin (3x a day) and metrogel at night. Dr. told me in a week if...

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Dear friend,

Thanks for posting your query on this website.

The strength of Tab Metrogyl is 400-500mg (depending on the Brand). The tablet is used...

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