metronidazole metronidazole

Definition(s):

  • (n) antiprotozoal medication (trade name Flagyl) used to treat trichomoniasis and giardiasis

Usage(s):

  1. Another therapy consists of a gel that contains an antimicrobial called metronidazole.
  2. A special panel has concluded that the bacterium Helicobacter pylori causes ulcers and can be wiped out by a combination of drugs such as tetracycline, metronidazole and amoxicillin.

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