Metronidazole is a medication used in treatment and prevention of certain types of bacterial infections - also known as protozoan infections - including sexually transmitted infections (STIs) such as trichomonas ('trich'). This medicine is also prescribed to those looking to treat the common bacterial infection bacterial vaginosis (also referred to as gardnerella vaginalis). Other infections Metronidazole can successfully treat includes those present in the mouth, intestines, bones and genital tract. This treatment is also used to prevent infections occurring after surgery.
Metronidazole may also be referred to as Flagyl and one single dose of this prescription can be very effective. Metronidazole is proven effective at clearing up an infection quickly to minimising symptoms, reduce the infections from spreading further and for any of these conditions from causing any long-term damage to your health.
Metronidazole targets the bacteria in the body directly, and doesn't kill the bacteria off but works with your body's immune system instead.
Entering the cell and influencing its ability to create DNA, Metronidazole halts the infection's progress and growth. Because the bacteria can't spread, the symptoms that are associated with these infections are reduced and weakened, offering you relief from any discomfort you might be feeling. In terms of curing the infection completely, by muting the infection's progress, your own immune system can target the affected area.
Your dosage recommendations will depend on your tolerance to the active ingredient and the particular infection that you are treating. The ideal dose will be offered to you after your consultation.
If you find that you are quite sensitive to the effect of antibiotics, a lower dosage antibiotic treatment may be a better option for you.Similar to other antibiotics, when taking Metronidazole, you should try and avoid consuming any alcohol during and for at least 48 hours after you've stopped your course.
You should wait at least two weeks before taking an STI test if you want to make sure that the treatment has cured your condition, to ensure that the levels of Metronidazole don't influence the results in your system.
The recommended dosage of metronidazole is 400mg that is available to purchase from euroClinix in the quantity of 21 tablets to be taken over the course of one week. This is the ideal dose for many bacterial infections that Metronidazole can effectively treat and is proven to be the fastest method whilst posing the least side effects.
This antibiotic is a widely used medication that is safe for the majority of patients to use, however there are some precautions that should be taken into consideration. You should mention any medication (including any contraception you may be taking) or medical history in your consultation.
If you have anaemia, nerve disorders, epilepsy or liver disease, or if you are currently taking lithium, disulfiram, fluorouracil, ciclosporin or cimetidine, Metronidazole my not be suitable for you.
In addition, this medication may influence how well your oral contraceptive works, which means that during the time you are using this medication you may want to take additional contraceptive measures or avoid sex until you are fully protected again.
Although most people can take this antibiotic, you may not be able to buy Metronidazole tablets if you have certain conditions. These may include, for example: liver disease, Crohn's disease, anaemia, leucopoenia, nerve disorders or epilepsy. You should also not take this medication if you are allergic to the ingredient or if you are pregnant.
Before you buy Metronidazole online, its essential that you complete our online consultation with accurate information that the right prescription can be given to you.
This prescription medication is not likely to cause side effects, but there are people who may be more sensitive to the effects of the active ingredient in their system. Treatment with this medication doesn't last long, which means that any side effects you are experiencing are temporary. The most common side effects are also fortunately very mild and include diarrhoea, constipation, nausea, vomiting or abdominal pain, an unpleasant taste in the mouth, a furry tongue sensation, a loss of appetite, a rash, drowsiness, dizziness and headaches. If any side effects you're experiencing are causing significant disruption, contact your doctor for further advice.
You can buy Metronidazole online from euroClinix after completing an online consultation. One of our doctors will review the information you have provided during your online consultation. Once approved, you Metronidazole dosage will be dispatched for free next day delivery on orders made before 4.30pm.
Please note that the manufacturer of this prescription may differ from that shown on the image above, but the ingredients, benefits and possible side effects of the medication will be the same. If you order the single dose option (five tablets), you will be sent the tablets in plain white packaging. The seven-day option (21 tablets) will be delivered in the box pictured above.
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