Each ovule contains 500 mg metronidazole and 100,00 I.U. nystatin.
Pharmacological Properties: Fungicide and bactericide, i.e. Trichomonacide and anti-candidiasis.
Mixed vaginal infections due to Trichomonas vaginalis and Candida albicans.
One ovule daily, inserted deep into the vagina for 7 to 10 days.
Preferably, Flagyl oral tablets 250 mg twice daily should be given together with Flagystatin during the same period. Only in rare case a secondary course of treatment should be necessary.
No absolute contraindications, but should be used with care for hypersensitivity patients to any of the components.
Where there is evidence of trichomonal infection in the male consort, he should be treated concurrently with oral Flagyl tablet to avoid re-infection.
Therapy should be discontinued whenever irritation occurred.
As metronidazole is carcinogenic in mouse, it should be used only for the above mentioned indication.
Use in Pregnancy: Should not be given during the first trimester of pregnancy. On second and third trimester, only to be used as palliative therapy.
Should not be given during the first trimester of pregnancy. On second and third trimester, only to be used as palliative therapy.
Hypersensitive to any of the components and there are cases with a little headache.
Pruritus, urticarial and peripheral neuropathy.
Store in a cool place (15°-25°C).
G01AF01 - metronidazole ; Belongs to the class of imidazole derivative antiinfectives. Used in the treatment of gynecological infections.