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Bacterial Vaginosis FAQs

Bacterial vaginosis (BV), sometimes referred to as Gardnerella, is a common bacterial infection experienced by women.

Bacterial Vaginosis Treatment

What is Bacterial Vaginosis?

Bacterial vaginosis (BV) is a common bacterial infection in women. Common symptoms of this infection include a grey or white coloured vaginal discharge with a strong smell and a burning sensation during urination.

Bacterial Vaginosis Treatment

What is Metronidazole?

The drug Metronidazole is a powerful antibiotic that can get rid of infection in the body caused by bacteria and parasites. It may not get rid of every infection you have (yeast infections, flu and colds in particular), but it is generally adept at c...

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What is Metronidazole Used for?

Metronidazole can be highly effective for the treatment of both bacterial and parasitic infections. It can treat infections all throughout the body, including the entire respiratory system, much of the reproductive system, much of the gastroenterolog...

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Metronidazole Side Effects

When patients have parasitic or bacterial infections, their doctor may prescribe an antimicrobial such as Metronidazole. This drug belongs to the family of drugs known as Nitiro...

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Metronidazole in Pregnancy

The effects of using Metronidazole during pregnancy are considered inconclusive. There has been some evidence that this drug can cause birth defects, but these reports have not ...

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Metronidazole Gel vs Tablets

Metronidazole is used to treat bacterial infections, and it comes in a few different forms. The most commonly prescribed forms are tablets and a gel application. Both of these a...

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A Guide to Bacterial Vaginosis

Bacterial vaginosis (BV) is a common bacterial infection that women experience. Common symptoms of this infection include a grey or white coloured smelly vaginal discharge and a burning sensation during urination.

Bacterial Vaginosis Treatment