About Flagyl 400mg
Flagyl 400mg Tablet is helpful for the treatment of infections of the blood, brain, lung, bones, genital tract, pelvic area, stomach, and intestines. It contains a medicine called metronidazole. Flagyl 400mg belongs to a group of drugs called antibiotics. It is also useful to prevent infections after surgery.
How effective is Flagyl 400mg?
Flagyl 400mg tablet is helpful to control, prevent, and improve the following diseases, conditions, and symptoms like gum ulcers, dental infections, infected leg ulcers, pressure sores, and infections of the brain, blood, and others. Flagyl 400mg works by killing bacteria and parasites that cause infections in your body.
What dose should I choose?
For adults, take an initial oral dosage of 800mg tablet, after 8 hours take another dosage of 400mg repeatedly every 8 hours in a day.
For children, take an oral dosage of 1 to 2 tablets after 12 hours in a day. Try not to exceed the given dosage.
If you have any medication queries, consult with your doctor or a pharmacis.
What are the side effects and other warnings when taking Flagyl 400mg?
All products with an active ingredient can cause side effects, although they are rare.
Side effects can include:
- Mental problems.
- Skin rash.
- Darkening of urine.
- Feeling sleepy.
- Pains in the muscles or joints.
These effects tend to be temporary and may disappear when your body gets adjusted according to this medication. You should stop the use immediately and consult your doctor or a pharmacist if an allergic reaction occurs.
Symptoms of an allergy include:
- Itching/ swelling
- Severe dizziness
- Trouble breathing.
If you are pregnant, might become pregnant, or think you may be pregnant or breast-feeding or planning to breast-feed, notify your doctor or a pharmacist before using this product.
If you have any concerns about any potential side effects, please speak to the experts.