What is MetroGel used for?
MetroGel is used to treat a type of acne or inflammatory lesion called rosacea. It is a skin disorder that can occur in adults. When used properly it can reduce the severity and amount of pimples. Rosacea can form red and swollen pimples on your face. These symptoms can be reduced with proper treatment.
Wash your hands with water and gently dry before and after applying this product. You should also ensure that the area of treatment is clean and dry as well. Apply a thin layer to the affected area as often as recommended. Wait at least 5 minutes before applying cosmetics.
MetroGel should not be used around your eyes or nose. It must be applied carefully if your doctor instructs you to use the medication near those areas. Tearing and watery eyes can occur. Rinse your eyes with lots of cold water if the medicine makes contact.
It is important to use this properly and consistently every day to see the most benefit. If you miss s dose you can apply it when you remember. If it is almost time for your next dose, you can skip the missed dose. It can take up to three weeks to notice any benefit.
Do not use extra gel or use the medicine too often. It will not help your condition and may increase your risk of side effects. Call your doctor if you do not notice an improvement.
Metrogel is an antibiotic. It decreases the swelling and redness associated with rosacea by eliminating the bacteria that causes the condition.
This is not a complete list of potential side effects of MetroGel. You may experience side effects that are not listed here. Report side effects to your doctor or pharmacist. If you find them unmanageable, call your doctor for medical advice about side effects.
By prescribing MetroGel, your doctor has determined that the benefits outweigh the potential adverse reactions. We also have a pharmacist that can provide counseling when you buy MetroGel online.
- Metallic taste in the mouth
- stinging or burning of the skin
- tingling or numbness of arms, legs, hands, or feet
- Dry skin
- watering of eyes
- redness or other signs of skin irritation not present before use of this medicine
Always read and understand the medication guide provided with the product before you begin taking treatment. When you buy MetroGel online from Your Canada Drug Store, we always send the products in the manufacturer’s packaging.
This may not be safe to use during pregnancy. Inform your doctor if you are pregnant or plan to become pregnant. They need to determine if it will harm an unborn baby or pass to breastmilk.
The following drugs are known to interact with MetroGel. This is not an exhaustive list of all possible drug interactions. It is important to disclose all your current vitamins, supplements, OTC drugs, herbal products and anything including prescription medicines. You should also advise your doctor or dentist before surgery.
Your doctor needs this information to prevent allergic reactions or adverse effects. They may have to determine if the interaction is worth the benefit of using both drugs.
The Generic equivalent is called Metronidazole Gel in the United Kingdom or Roza Gel from Turkey. Both products are significantly more affordable than the brand product. We have a pharmacist available for counseling if you have any questions about a generic equivalent if you are accustomed to the brand product.
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This is a “prescription required” medication. Unfortunately it is not available without a valid prescription from your doctor. If a company is offering this medication without the proper documents, it is unlikely they are sending a safe and effective product, if they provide a product at all.
MetroGel is a brand name medication. These products are generally more expensive than their generic equivalents. If you find that it costs too much to get the brand product, generic equivalents are equally safe and effective.
These are different forms of the same active ingredient, Metronidazole. They should not be taken together unless prescribed by your doctor. Using both may increase your risk of side effects.
They are the same medicine. The brand product will have the name of the generic equivalent on the packaging.
DISCLAIMER : The information provided here is for informational purposes only. It is not intended to replace or contradict medical advice provided by a certified medical professional. You require your doctor's approval prior to buying or using prescription drugs sold here. We do have a pharmacist on staff if your doctor is unavailable to provide medical advice when you buy MetroGel online.