Vandazole

Active Ingredient(s): Metronidazole
FDA Approved: * May 20, 2005
Pharm Company: * TEVA PHARMS
Category: Rosacea

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



Vandazole Overview

Metronidazole, marketed under the brand name Flagyl among others, is an antibiotic and antiprotozoal medication.[3] It is used either alone or with other antibiotics to treat pelvic inflammatory disease, endocarditis, and bacterial vaginosis.[3] It is effective for dracunculiasis, giardiasis, trichomoniasis, and amebiasis.[3] 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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Details May Include Instructions, Side Effects, Interactions, Etc. Drug monograph is from Wikipedia. All text is available under the terms of the GFDL (GNU Free Documentation License). Source: en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Metronidazole

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How.long do the side effects last when you stop the drug?

Within one half hour of using vandazole I experienced hives, dizziness, shortness of breath and the next morning i was still short of breath and felt like I was going to faint. The shortness of breath slowly disappeared and I was fine for the rest of the day. When I went to sleep last night I woke up at 1:00 a.m. Short of breath again but the other effects were gone. Has anyone else experienced this? How long do you continue to experience the side effects after you stop the medicine? ## Have you contacted your doctor? You should consult with them to get to the root of the problem, because the shortness of breath waking you up at night could be the sign of a different, but very serious health problem and may not just be from the medication. Thus, it's very important to get to the roo...

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Bleeding after using Vandazole

I used the gel for the 5 nights I was suppose to with NO intercourse, and then the 6th night, when I was able, and did have intercourse, I started bleeding, and I haven't stopped for 2 days now. I already had my period the beginning of the month, and this isn't like my normal period. My pap was normal, and I was just wondering if this has happened to anyone else? ## Hi Lucy - It sounds like you could be experiencing one of the possible side effects of this medication. It is highly recommended that you report this to your prescribing physician ASAP. "Tell your doctor immediately if any of these rare but very serious side effects occur: eye pain, sudden vision changes, sore throat, persistent fever, unusual bleeding/bruising, severe stomach pain, persistent nausea/vomiting....

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The expiration date on the Vandazole says 02/2009. Can I still use it since its only been 3 months after? ## When It comes to any medication, I think it may be a good idea to start fresh, and not worry about whether or not the drug works like it's supposed to due to the expiration. The medication may be fine, however I am not an MD or physician so I cannot assess what and when it is alright for you to take Vandazole. If you are interested in learning more information about Vandazole, please follow the link below... Please post back if you have any more questions or concerns, and I will be happy to help you.

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Metronidazole
  • 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 Vandazole: (1 result)

Sorted by National Drug Code
  • 0245-0860 Vandazole 7.5 mg/g Vaginal Gel by Upsher-smith Laboratories, Inc.

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

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The expiration date on the Vandazole says 02/2009. Can I still use it since its only been 3 months after? ## When It com... 1 reply
Bleeding after using Vandazole
I used the gel for the 5 nights I was suppose to with NO intercourse, and then the 6th night, when I was able, and did h... 1 reply






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