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Metronidazol Brand names, Metronidazol Analogs

Metronidazol Brand Names Mixture

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Metronidazol Chemical_Formula


Metronidazol RX_link

Metronidazol fda sheet

Metronidazol FDA

Metronidazol msds (material safety sheet)

Metronidazol MSDS

Metronidazol Synthesis Reference

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

Metronidazol Molecular Weight

171.154 g/mol

Metronidazol Melting Point

160 oC

Metronidazol H2O Solubility


Metronidazol State


Metronidazol LogP


Metronidazol Dosage Forms

Tablet; Intravenous injection

Metronidazol Indication

Treatment of acute acne rosacea

Metronidazol 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.

Metronidazol Absorption

Well absorbed

Metronidazol 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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Metronidazol Organisms Affected

Bacteria and protozoa