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Metronidazole (Generic)

Metronidazole (Generic)
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What is Metronidazole?
Metronidazole is a prescription antibiotic and antiprotozoal medication. It is used for the treatment of many types of infections, including one-celled intestinal parasites such as Giardia, in a variety of animal species.

Who is it for?
Metronidazole is for multiple species including cats and dogs.

What are the benefits?

* Single ingredient prescription antibiotic for multiple species
* Metronidazole treats certain bacterial and protozoal infections
* Metronidazole tablets are available in two strengths for more accurate dosing

Metronidazole is an antiprotozoal agent and antibacterial used to treat diarrheal diseases, certain bacterial infections, protozoal infections, such as Giardiasis, and inflammatory bowel disease.

How does Metronidazole work?
Metronidazole kills susceptible bacteria and certain protozoa. It is believed to affect DNA synthesis in the organism.

Is there a generic equivalent available?
Metronidazole is a generic.

How is it given?
Metronidazole is given by mouth. Always follow the dosage instructions provided by your veterinarian. If you have difficulty giving the medication, contact your veterinarian. This medication should only be given to the pet for whom it was prescribed.

What results can I expect?
Many of the conditions that require treatment with Metronidazole may require long-term treatment, in the order of multiple weeks.

What form(s) does it come in?
Tablet.

Please click on "More Information" for possible drug and food interactions with this medication.

250mg Tablet
PHY-50088 $0.45 each  
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500mg Tablet
PHY-50090 $0.75 each  
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