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Metrotop Brand names, Metrotop Analogs

Metrotop Brand Names Mixture

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Metrotop MSDS

Metrotop Synthesis Reference

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

Metrotop Molecular Weight

171.154 g/mol

Metrotop Melting Point

160 oC

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Metrotop Dosage Forms

Tablet; Intravenous injection

Metrotop Indication

Treatment of acute acne rosacea

Metrotop 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.

Metrotop Absorption

Well absorbed

Metrotop 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)

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Metrotop Organisms Affected

Bacteria and protozoa