What types of infections is metronidazole used for?

About metronidazole Metronidazole is an antibiotic. It’s used to treat skin infections, rosacea and mouth infections (including infected gums and dental abscesses). It’s used in the treatment of conditions such as bacterial vaginosis and pelvic inflammatory disease.

Is metronidazole a pain killer?

Conclusion: Oral administration of metronidazole is effective in pain management after hemorrhoidectomy.

Is bacterial vaginosis an STD?

BV isn’t considered a sexually transmitted disease (STD). But the chances of getting it seem to go up with the number of sexual partners a woman has.

Can I drink caffeine while taking metronidazole?

You should NOT breastfeed while taking metronidazole. When you have diarrhea, it is crucial to always drink appropriate amounts of fluids in order to avoid dehydration. If you have minor diarrhea (less than 4 stools daily) drinking caffeine-free soft drinks, juices or sport rehydration drinks can be sufficient.

Can metronidazole treat chlamydia?

If symptoms suggest recurrent or persistent urethritis, the CDC recommends treatment with 2 g metronidazole (Flagyl) orally in a single dose plus 500 mg erythromycin base orally four times per day for seven days, or 800 mg erythromycin ethylsuccinate orally four times per day for seven days.

Can you use Pliva 334 to cure an STD?

The tablet marked Pliva 334 contains 500mgs of Metronidazole, which is an antibiotic, but it is generally only effective at treating certain infections. Thus, it will likely not help with an STD and, you may not have enough of it to actually fully treat the infection.

What kind of pill has Pliva 334 on it?

Pill with imprint PLIVA 334 is White, Elliptical / Oval and has been identified as Metronidazole 500 mg. It is supplied by Teva Pharmaceuticals USA. Metronidazole is used in the treatment of bacterial infection; amebiasis; bacteremia; aspiration pneumonia; bacterial vaginitis and belongs to…

How does Pliva 434 work in the short term?

For most people, Pliva 434 works wonderfully well in the very short-term and will certainly help them to fall asleep and also to stay asleep through the night, enjoying a greater degree of deep sleep. It is the following morning however when the side effects tend to set in.