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5 Things You Need to Know About Metronidazole

By Livestrong Contributor ; Updated September 11, 2018

Metronidazole, a powerful antibiotic, kills anaerobic bacteria, which is bacteria that live without oxygen. For this reason metronidazole is the drug of choice for fighting infections that develop inside the body in such organs as the stomach and the intestines. It can also be used to treat vaginal infections or skin problems. If you get a prescription for this antibiotic remember that Metronidazole is the generic form of the drug.

Metronidazole, a powerful antibiotic, kills anaerobic bacteria, which is bacteria that live without oxygen. For this reason metronidazole is the drug of choice for fighting infections that develop inside the body in such organs as the stomach and the intestines. It can also be used to treat vaginal infections or skin problems. If you get a prescription for this antibiotic remember that Metronidazole is the generic form of the drug.

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