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0.5 % Metronidazole Intravenous infusion B.P

Therapeutic Class

  • Intravenous antibiotics infusion.

 

Quantitative Composition

Each 100 ml. contains:

Metronidazole B.P  0.5 gm
Water for Injections to

(U.S.P specifications)

100 ml

 

Pharmaceutical form

  • Single dose container for intravenous administration.
  • Clear colorless Solution.
  • Sterile
  • Non-pyrogenic.

 

Dosage and Administration;

  • The dose is administered in accordance with the age, weight and clinical condition of the patient.
  • OR as prescribed by the physician.

  

Indications        

  • To treat serious infections caused by anaerobic bacteria or protozoa whenever oral administration is impossible or not appropriate.
  • Immediate anti-microbial action is required even though oral administration is possible.
  • During surgery (e.g.: appendicectomy, colonic surgery, vaginal hysterectomy) for prevention of wound contamination with anaerobic organisms.

 

 Pharmaceutical Precautions

  • Not to be used if container is leaking or the solution is cloudy.
  • Protect from sunlight.
  • Do not store above 30o

 

Packaging form:   I.V Infusion bottle.

Available as Flow-MTZ 100 ml in Eurocap.