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  • Guest M

    Metronidozole

    I have had a bad experience with taking Metronidozole - I was prescribed it for abdominal pain of all things ....in case it is due to infection in that area. Since starting to take it, I have had frequent waves of nausea, headaches, a bad taste in my mouth and dryness of my mouth.

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  • DELTABLUE 1

    POWERFULL STUFF-BE WARNED.

    I got these from my GP on 3RD March 2009. This was to treat a flare up of my diverticilitis. 30 tabs x 3 daily @400Mg. In the past ive been ok with them,considering my doctor knows Im taking anti convulsant medication he still prescribed these. I have had the following side effects. 1.Dizziness and have...

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  • Guest M

    reaction

    i took this medication for dental pain i had tooth out i started to itch and had rash appear on my face and it was not very visible but i could feel the spots and my skin itched all over and also had headaches as well.

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  • kaye712 1

    seems fine

    hi all ive been on these tablets for four days now due to h.pylori started triple therapy on a sunday and initailly they knocked me side ways making me feel sick and sleepy then on the monday felt a bit wishy-washy but ive felt like this for months now and thiught i better persevere and im glad i have...

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  • Guest M

    liken planus

    Doctor advised the medicine after diagnosing Liken Planus covering most of my body, which virtually appeared overnight with cause unknown. I am 58 years old and never had anything like this before. I had a form ( unnown) of Hepatitis when i was 16 that nearly killed me, and pneumonia ( lower lobal )...

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  • franimac 1

    Horrible medicine!

    A few weeks ago I had root canal work and because there had been an infection there I was prescribed Amoxicillin for 7 days, 500mg 4 times daily by my dentist. When the swelling went down I was left with a large abscess in my cheek and my dentist believes it hasn&#39;t got anything to do with the...

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  • Guest M

    metronidazole

    i had a seven day course of these evil tablets which included 3 tablets a day which were 400mg each. could any one tell me when i should start feeling myself again. i just feel very restless furred tongue lifless if any one has experienced this please let me know so i know im not going mad. i finshed...

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  • Guest M

    Awful stuff!!!

    :? I have been taking 200mg 3 times a day for 4 days and have decided to stop today!!! I was prescribed Metronidazole for an infected wisdom tooth as well as tonsillitis. For the first 2 days i had a very dry mouth and strange taste, feeling slightly tired and washed out. Yesterday (3rd day) I...

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  • Guest M

    Gum infection

    Hey! I&#39;ve got a gum infection and am on a higher dose than average of metronidazole. Im taking 200mg 4xDaily for 5 days. It occasionaly makes me tired and I sometimes get a funny taste in my mouth. This is my second perscripton however, I was on the same dose for the same condition around three...

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  • Guest M

    after Metronidazole

    finished 5day course 3 days ago.was tough with side affects as many experience.thank god ive finished! side affects have been worse last 2 days though.My head,joint and muscles are intolerable.need to recover today to return to work tomorrow.Yes infection gone yes these are strong,yes they do the job....how...

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  • Guest M

    METRONIDAZOLE

    given these for an abscess day one no problems day two and three i feel really ill, headaches,dizziness and tiredness.aslo feeling sick but not vommitted yet. avoid these if you can and seek an alternative..

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  • Guest M

    Worked well without problems

    I&#39;m on day six of a seven-day course of metronidazole - 400mg three times a day. I had a tooth infection and it fixed my tooth ache in a couple of days. Before taking it I looked at the other postings which was a bit worrying so I&#39;m posting this to reassure. Maybe you&#39;re like...

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  • Guest M

    1 tablet and...........

    after readin all this i dont think i want to even take anymore, i have emetophobia which is an extreme fear of vommiting! I am so scared and theres too many horror stories for me to want to carry on takin these ive only took one and im feelin a little dizzy and tired, and my hands dont seem to be coordinating...

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  • Guest M

    metronidazole gel

    Can anyone help, I feel a bit silly, I am using metronidazole gel 0.8% on a foot ulcer and didnt realise that I shouldnt take alcohol with it, I took a small glass of wine, had a terrible night, palpitations, feeling hot etc through the night but better the next day and haven&#39;t touched any alcohol...

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    metronidaziole tablets 400mg

    I was pescribed these tablets due to an anaerobic infection i was suffering from. They seemed to work very quickly, however a major side effect for me was feeling nauseous, even though i ensured that i took them after food.

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  • Guest M

    Stomach cramps - Day 5

    Took the final 400mg tablet (5 day course) last night without food. Awake and nauseous at 5am this morning. 2hrs later am experiencing nasty stomach cramps. Previous side effects, after following the recommended method of taking the medication with food, have only amounted to mild nausea. Am hoping this...

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  • Guest M

    Works well for amoeba

    Here in the Middle East, where amoeba is very common, metronidazole is always prescribed when they cause severe stomachaches. My daughter, 7 years old, is on them at the moment (three times a day) and has no side effects, praise God.

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  • Guest M

    Metronidazole

    I have been told i need an Apicoectomy. I am just starting my third set of antibiotics..... <img src="http://cdn.patient.co.uk/forums/emoticons/sad.gif" alt="sad" /> Metronidazole 400mgs 4 times a day. is it true you can&#39;t take any alcohol on them at all? does any one...

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  • alicia 1

    Metronidazole experience

    I was given this for a dental infection. I took 3 tablets and had to stop. I became ill after the first one and got worse after each one I took. I suffer from ME and drug intolerance is one of the problems. I came on here and read all these experiences and realised that it is a very toxic drug, more...

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  • Guest M

    is anyone else having same effects

    i have been taking hese things for 3 days now and am getting wierd dizzy spells only lasting a second but are getting more frequent, i also feel a bit confused sometimes my head feels mangled is anyone els feeling same or similar i getting a bit worried. <img src="http://cdn.patient.co.uk/forums/emoticons/sad.gif"...

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    horrid

    I am on day 6 of 3 x 400mg per day. i had to break them in half and have 8 x 200mg per day as i felt so sick, lightheaded, tired, cant sleep, wierd taste in mouth if took a whole one. i have one day to go and then going to have a tooth extracted tomorrow if the infection has gone?? I am glad i found...

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  • Guest M

    NASTY SIDE EFFECTS

    I AM LEAVING THIS POST AS I THINK EVERYONE SHOULD BE VERY CAREFUL WITH THIS MEDICATION.. ...........I WENT TO MY G.P WITH AN UNPLEASENT SMELL \&amp;quot;DOWN BELOW\&amp;quot; AND MY PERIODS A BIT IRREGULAR. AFTER EXAMINATION AND RETURNED BLOOD TESTS A FEW DAYS LATER I WAS DIAGNOSED WITH B.V....

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  • Guest M

    about the medication

    im 18 and i finished them yesterday and i don&#39;t take any other meds and im perfectly healthly apart from a sore tooth and my dentist told me i need em i worked though the meds and they worked they way they should since finishing them yesterday i now have cold chills running down my spine and...

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  • Guest M

    Metronidazole

    I have been in hospital with divacular diesease and have been given this drug by iv and then sent home with oral medication. I have had side pain for over four weeks now and have just finished these tablets. I still have the pain could these tablets be the cause of the pain?

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  • Guest M

    Would NOT reccommend these tablets

    I have been taking these tablets for 5 days now and i am still experiencing feeling sick, constantly feel knackered and just feel fed up, i have decided to stop taking them as i think i would rather have the infection back then carry on with this medication. <img src="http://cdn.patient.co.uk/forums/emoticons/sad.gif"...

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  • Guest M

    evil medication

    :oops: These tablets really upset my crohns disease and my stomach took ages to recover. I was afraid to leave the house as I could not get to the toilet quick enough. Made me feel so low and was glad when I finished the two week course.

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