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Can u get flagyl over the counter?

It is possible that some countries sell metronidazole products without a script, but that would be risky I would have thought. Some counties do make finacea available over the counter, though. Also, Galderma do offer Free Metrogel and Oracea for those on a very low income and no insurance.

Is Flagyl a good antibiotic? Flagyl is a useful antibiotic and is generally well tolerated with appropriate use. The most common and minor side effects include: Nausea. Headaches. Loss of appetite. A metallic taste. Rarely a rash. Abdominal cramps.

How much does Flagyl cost? The lowest GoodRx price for the most common version of generic Flagyl is around $8.30, 50% off the average retail price of $16.92.

Can metronidazole be bought over the counter? You can buy Metronidazole over the counter in most drugstore from a pharmacist if you have a prescription for the lotion. Some pharmacies will offer Metronidazole without a prescription.

What do you need to know about Flagyl? If you are between the ages of 18 and 60, take no other medication or have no other medical conditions, side effects you are more likely to experience include: A headache, nausea, diarrhea, an unpleasant metallic taste, peripheral neuropathy (nerve damage to fingers and toes), or a rash are common side effects.

Precautions

Precautions

  • Use sunscreen

  • For gel with applicator products : If available, read the patient package insert. Read instructions carefully. Insert into the vagina as directed. Avoid alcohol during therapy & 24 hrs after. Usually used at bedtime. Avoid alcohol in drinks, foods, and medicines. Refrain from intercourse during therapy. Call doctor if you are not better in 5 days.
  • For lotion products : For external use only. Wash hands before and after using. Clean and dry skin, then use a thin layer on area. Keep away from eyes. Avoid sun lamps/prolonged direct sun. Call doctor if you are not better in 3 weeks. Ask doctor before use in other conditions. Follow directions on best place to keep drug supply.
  • Use sunscreen

  • For gel with applicator products : If available, read the patient package insert. Read instructions carefully. Insert into the vagina as directed. Avoid alcohol during therapy & 24 hrs after. Usually used at bedtime. Avoid alcohol in drinks, foods, and medicines. Refrain from intercourse during therapy. Call doctor if you are not better in 5 days.
  • For lotion products : For external use only. Wash hands before and after using. Clean and dry skin, then use a thin layer on area. Keep away from eyes. Avoid sun lamps/prolonged direct sun. Call doctor if you are not better in 3 weeks. Ask doctor before use in other conditions. Follow directions on best place to keep drug supply.
  • For tablet products : Avoid alcohol during and for 3 days after therapy. Take with food or milk to lessen stomach upset. Take with meals at evenly spaced intervals. May make you dizzy. Use caution when driving. Success is dependent on completing therapy course. May darken urine while taking this drug. Review all drugs you are taking with your doctor.

What are side effects of Flagyl?Any warnings while using Flagyl?Does Flagyl interact with any drugs?Is Flagyl contraindicated for any condition?How to use Flagyl?What if you missed a dose of Flagyl?

For informational purposes only. Consult a medical professional for advice.

Reviewed by a panel of doctors. Source: First Databank

Was this helpful?Is Flagyl a broad-spectrum antibiotic? Flagyl, known generically as metronidazole or by the brand name Protostat, is an antibacterial drug that is classified as a broadspectrum antibiotic.

What do you need to know about Flagyl? If you are between the ages of 18 and 60, take no other medication or have no other medical conditions, side effects you are more likely to experience include: A headache, nausea, diarrhea, an unpleasant metallic taste, peripheral neuropathy (nerve damage to fingers and toes), or a rash are common side effects.

How much does Flagyl cost? The lowest GoodRx price for the most common version of generic Flagyl is around $8.30, 50% off the average retail price of $16.92.

Is Flagyl a fluoroquinolone medication? Flagyl ( metronidazole) and Cipro ( ciprofloxacin) are both types of antibiotics used to treat bacterial infections. Flagyl also is used to treat some parasitic infections. The drugs are in different antibiotic drug classes. Flagyl is in the nitroimidazole antibiotic drug class, and Cipro is in the fluoroquinolone class of antibiotics.