Is It Safe To Take Expired Med

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Coco Says:

Is metronidazole pills safe to take after 5 years old? Coco just need to know...

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Verwon Says:

Hello, Coco! How are you?

They do not become dangerous, once expired, but it does lose effectiveness over time, so after 5 years, they are most likely not worth taking. Taking them could also create the risk of your developing antibiotic resistant bacteria.

The FDA classifies this medication as an antibiotic and its typical side effects may possibly include nausea, dizziness, headache, non-allergic skin rash and diarrhea.

Is there anything else I can help with?

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Chay Says:

Is it safe to take omeprazole tablets 2 year out of date

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Aj Says:

Is it safe to take Prilosec that expired eight months ago?

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stef Says:

Hi i have metronizadole tablets that is 2 months expired...is it safe to take until i can get to the doctor

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Mj Says:

Hi, Just want to ask if i can still take my flagyl tablet after 2months of expiration? thank you.

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