Medication and Food Supplements

Metrogel (Metronidazole) Information

Metrogel is a brand name for metronidazole which is used to treat rosacea. Rosacea is a skin infection visible on the forehead, nose, cheeks with redness and inflammation. In 1989, metronidazole was endorsed as the first topical medication to specifically treat rosacea.

How Metrogel works?
Metrogel constitutes anti inflammatory and anti bacterial properties. These properties of Metrogel can lessen the inflammation, redness and acne like rash, which are the characteristics for rosacea. Thereby, Metrogel is effectual in treating rosacea.

Metrogel dosage
Before applying Metrogel, wash the affected area with mild soap and water. Pat it dry, and apply a small amount of Metrogel on the affected area, rubbing it gently. If you miss a dose, take it as soon as you remember. Incase, it is time for your next dose continue with your scheduled dosage. Do not over dose use of Metrogel.

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