Metrogyl Compound Plus Tablet
Tablet is taken with or without food in a dose and duration as advised by the doctor. The dose you are given will depend on your condition and how you respond to the medicine. You should keep taking this medicine for as long as your doctor recommends.
The most common side effects are nausea, vomiting, taste change, flatulence, and headache. Most of these are temporary and usually resolve with time. Contact your doctor straight away if you are at all concerned about any of these side effects.
Before taking this medicine, you should tell your doctor if you are pregnant, planning pregnancy or breastfeeding. You should also tell your doctor if you have kidney diseases so that your doctor can prescribe a suitable dose for you.
Metrogyl Compound Plus, a prescription drug, is manufactured in various forms such as Tablet. It is primarily used for the treatment of Amebiasis, Flatulence, Amebiasis. The alternative uses of tablet have also been explained below.
The correct dosage of tablet depends on the patient’s age, gender, and medical history. Individual symptoms and route of administration also determines the right dosage. For detailed information on this, read through the dosage section.
The side effects typically associated with Metrogyl Compound Plus include Flatulence, Nausea or vomiting, Itching or burning. Besides the aforementioned side effects, there are other adverse effects of tablet as well, which are listed below.
Usually, these side effects of tablet go away soon, and do not persist beyond the duration of the treatment. If, however, they worsen or do not go away, please speak with your physician.
Furthermore, you should know that effect of Metrogyl Compound Plus is Moderate for pregnant women and Moderate for women who are breastfeeding.
It is important to know if Metrogyl Compound Plus has any effect on the kidney, liver and heart. Information on such adverse effects, if any, has been given in the Metrogyl Compound Plus related warnings section.
Metrogyl Compound Plus can cause adverse effects in certain medical conditions. It is strongly recommended to avoid tablet in conditions like Peripheral Neuropathy. Other contraindications of tablet have been discussed in the sections ahead.
Besides this, Metrogyl Compound Plus may also have severe interaction with some medicines. A complete list of these interactions is given below.
Along with the above-mentioned precautions, remember that taking Metrogyl Compound Plus is considered not safe while driving, and is not addictive. Read more: Metrogyl Compound Plus
USES OF TABLET
BENEFITS OF TABLET
SIDE EFFECTS OF METROGYL COMPOUND PLUS TABLET
Common side effects of Metrogyl Compound Plus
- Taste change
HOW TO USE METROGYL COMPOUND PLUS TABLET
HOW METROGYL COMPOUND PLUS TABLET WORKS
Metrogyl Compound Plus Tablet, an antiprotozoal agent, is the most effective medicine for the patients suffering from amoeba infections (mainly caused by Entamoeba histolytica). As far as health issues are concerned, this is one of the safest medicines.
Recommended dosage is 500mg three times a day for 10 days and the course may be repeated if needed. However excess dosage should be avoided.
The mechanism of action of this medicine is, however, unknown. But, as it is a luminal amoebicide it is assumed to work by destroying the trophozoites of Entamoeba histolytica which then form into cysts and the cysts are then excreted out of the body.
The structure of this medication can be related to chloramphenicol as it acts by blocking protein synthesis. The furoate salt of this drug behaves as a prodrug which is metabolized in the gastrointestinal tract to produce diloxanide, the active drug. About 90% of each dose is excreted by urine and the rest through feces.
Information given here is based on the salt content of the medicine. Uses and effects of the medicine may vary from person to person. It is advisable to consult a Gastroenterologist before using this medicine.
WHAT IF YOU FORGET TO TAKE METROGYL COMPOUND PLUS TABLET?
Q. What if I miss my dose?
Q. Can I stop taking Metrogyl Compound Plus Tablet when I feel better?
Q. What if I don’t get better after using Metrogyl Compound Plus Tablet?
Ans: This medication an antiprotozoal agent, is the most effective medicine and very much safe as far as health issue is concerned
Ans: This medication is to be taken till the time you see an improvement in your health conditions.
Ans: The recommended dosage is 500 mg three times a day for 10 days and the course may be repeated if needed.
Ans: This medication should be taken after food in a prescribed dosage.
Ans: This medication should be kept in a cool dry place and in its original packaging. Make sure this medication remains unreachable to children and pets.
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