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Metronidazolo Brand names, Metronidazolo Analogs

Metronidazolo Brand Names Mixture

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Metronidazolo Chemical_Formula


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Metronidazolo fda sheet

Metronidazolo FDA

Metronidazolo msds (material safety sheet)

Metronidazolo MSDS

Metronidazolo Synthesis Reference

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

Metronidazolo Molecular Weight

171.154 g/mol

Metronidazolo Melting Point

160 oC

Metronidazolo H2O Solubility


Metronidazolo State


Metronidazolo LogP


Metronidazolo Dosage Forms

Tablet; Intravenous injection

Metronidazolo Indication

Treatment of acute acne rosacea

Metronidazolo 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.

Metronidazolo Absorption

Well absorbed

Metronidazolo 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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Metronidazolo Organisms Affected

Bacteria and protozoa