METROGEL-VAGINAL Rx

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METROGEL-VAGINAL

Vaginal infections
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Generic Name and Formulations:

Metronidazole 0.75%; vaginal gel; contains parabens.

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Indications for METROGEL-VAGINAL:

Bacterial vaginosis.

Adult:

One applicatorful once daily at bedtime, or twice daily, for 5 days.

Children:

Not recommended.

Warnings/Precautions:

Discontinue if abnormal neurological signs develop. CNS or hepatic disease. Abstain from vaginal intercourse during therapy. Pregnancy (Cat.B). Nursing mothers: not recommended.

Interactions:

Avoid concomitant alcohol. May potentiate oral anticoagulants, lithium. May be potentiated by cimetidine.

Pharmacological Class:

Antibacterial (imidazole).

Adverse Reactions:

Superinfection, local irritation, GI discomfort/upset, headache, abnormal taste, dizziness, decreased appetite, change in WBC counts.

How Supplied:

Gel—70g (w. applicators)

METROGEL-VAGINAL 70g of 0.75% gel packages (Qty:1)

appx. price $289.00