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Metrolotion Brand names, Metrolotion Analogs

Metrolotion Brand Names Mixture

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Metrolotion Chemical_Formula


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Metrolotion fda sheet

Metrolotion FDA

Metrolotion msds (material safety sheet)

Metrolotion MSDS

Metrolotion Synthesis Reference

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

Metrolotion Molecular Weight

171.154 g/mol

Metrolotion Melting Point

160 oC

Metrolotion H2O Solubility


Metrolotion State


Metrolotion LogP


Metrolotion Dosage Forms

Tablet; Intravenous injection

Metrolotion Indication

Treatment of acute acne rosacea

Metrolotion 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.

Metrolotion Absorption

Well absorbed

Metrolotion 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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Metrolotion Organisms Affected

Bacteria and protozoa