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Metrocream Brand names, Metrocream Analogs

Metrocream Brand Names Mixture

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Metrocream Chemical_Formula


Metrocream RX_link

Metrocream fda sheet

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Metrocream msds (material safety sheet)

Metrocream MSDS

Metrocream Synthesis Reference

Jacob et al., U.S. Pat. 2,944,061 (1960)

Metrocream Molecular Weight

171.154 g/mol

Metrocream Melting Point

160 oC

Metrocream H2O Solubility


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Metrocream Dosage Forms

Tablet; Intravenous injection

Metrocream Indication

Treatment of acute acne rosacea

Metrocream Pharmacology

Metronidazole, a synthetic antibacterial and antiprotozoal agent of the nitroimidazole class, is used against protozoa such as Trichomonas vaginalis, amebiasis, and giardiasis. Metronidazole is extremely effective against anaerobic bacterial infections and is also used to treat Crohn's disease, antibiotic-associated diarrhea, and rosacea.

Metrocream Absorption

Well absorbed

Metrocream side effects and Toxicity

Convulsive seizures and peripheral neuropathy, the latter characterized mainly by numbness or paresthesia of an extremity, LD50=500 mg/kg/day (orally in rat)

Metrocream Patient Information

Metrocream Organisms Affected

Bacteria and protozoa