Active Ingredient(s): Metronidazole
FDA Approved: * November 22, 1988
Pharm Company: * GALDERMA LABS LP
Category: Rosacea

* This drug may consist of multiple approval dates, manufacturers, or distributors. If applicable, they would be listed below under "NDC Database Records".

MetroGel Overview

Metronidazole, marketed under the brand name Flagyl among others, is an antibiotic and antiprotozoal medication.[5] It is used either alone or with other antibiotics to treat pelvic inflammatory disease, endocarditis, and bacterial vaginosis.[5] It is effective for dracunculiasis, giardiasis, trichomoniasis, and amebiasis.[5] It is an option for a first episode of mild-to-moderate Clostridium difficile colitis if vancomycin or fidaxomicin is una...

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I have rosacea. It was under control with Metrogel. It has flared up badly. I have started taking Brintellix, and I want to know if Brintellix causes rosacea. ## Hello, Mary! How are you? I'm very sorry about the problem you've had. Brintillex has been known to cause facial redness, as listed by the FDA. Other side effects may possibly include nausea, dizziness, restlessness and dry mouth. If it's caused your rosacea to flare that badly, you might need to try a different medication. Have you spoken to your doctor about it, yet?


Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

  • Capsule: 375mg
  • Cream: 0.75%, 1%
  • Emulsion: 0.75%
  • Gel: 0.75%, 1%, 1.3%
  • Injection: 500mg, 500mg/100ml, 5mg/ml
  • Lotion: 0.75%
  • Tablet: 250mg, 500mg
  • Tablet, Extended Release: 750mg
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

NDC Database Records for MetroGel: (4 results)

Sorted by National Drug Code
  • 0299-3820 Metrogel 10 mg/g Topical Gel by Galderma Laboratories, L.p.
  • 54868-0943 Metrogel 7.5 mg/g Topical Gel by Physicians Total Care, Inc.
  • 54868-3110 Metrogel 7.5 mg/g Vaginal Gel by Physicians Total Care, Inc.
  • 54868-5585 Metrogel 10 mg/g Topical Gel by Physicians Total Care, Inc.

Other drugs which contain Metronidazole or a similar ingredient: (11 results)

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