Our general interest e-newsletter keeps you up to date on a wide variety of health topics.Take this medicine only as directed by your doctor. Loading dose: 15 mg/kg IV once as a single dose. Keep from freezing.Do not keep outdated medicine or medicine no longer needed.Ask your healthcare professional how you should dispose of any medicine you do not use.Portions of this document last updated: July 01, 2020Copyright © 2020 IBM Watson Health. BV can be diagnosed by the use of clinical criteria (i.e., Amsel’s Diagnostic Criteria) (596) or Gram stain. If you stop using this medicine too soon, your infection may return. Sporanox (itraconazole) is an antifungal medication that fights infections caused by fungus.Sporanox is used to treat infections in adults caused by fungus, which can invade any part of the body including the lungs, mouth or throat, toenails, or fingernails. Meanwhile its gel form, Metrogel, is to be applied once or twice a day for 5 consecutive days. The extended–release tablet must be taken without food, 1 hour before or 2 hours after a meal. The dose of this medicine will be different for different patients. All rights reserved.

Metronidazole oral tablets are prescription drugs used to treat infections caused by bacteria or parasites. If the medicine upsets your stomach, it is best to take it with a meal or snack. Applies to the following strengths: 500 mg; 250 mg; 375 mg; 750 mg; 500 mg/100 mL; benzoate; 50 mg/mL; 100 mg/mLAcute intestinal amebiasis: 750 mg orally 3 times a day for 5 to 10 daysInitial preoperative dose: 15 mg/kg IV infused over 30 to 60 minutes and completed about 1 hour before surgeryCapsules: 375 mg orally twice a day for 7 consecutive daysExtended-release tablets: 750 mg orally once a day for 7 consecutive daysUS CDC Recommendations: 500 mg orally twice a day for 14 daysSome Experts Recommend: 250 mg orally 3 times a day for 5 to 7 daysUS CDC Recommendations: 2 g orally once as a single doseUS CDC Recommendations: 2 g orally once as a single doseUS CDC Recommendations: 500 to 750 mg orally 3 times a day for 5 daysUS CDC Recommendations: 500 to 750 mg orally 3 times a day for 10 days35 to 50 mg/kg/day orally divided in 3 doses for 10 daysIDSA and SIS Recommendations: 30 to 40 mg/kg/day IV in divided doses every 8 hoursSome Experts Recommend: 5 mg/kg orally 3 times a day for 5 to 7 daysAAP and US CDC Recommendations for Adolescents: 2 g orally once as a single doseAAP and US CDC Recommendations: 35 to 50 mg/kg/day orally in 3 divided doses for 5 daysAAP Recommendations: 35 to 50 mg/kg/day orally in 3 divided doses for 10 daysUS CDC Recommendations for Adolescents: 500 mg orally twice a day for 14 daysMild to moderate renal dysfunction: No adjustment recommended.Mild to Moderate Liver Dysfunction: No adjustment recommended.Hemodialysis: If use of this drug cannot be separated from hemodialysis session, a supplemental dose after the hemodialysis session should be considered, depending on clinical situation of patient.Unless otherwise indicated, the immediate-release formulations are indicated for oral therapy.Always consult your healthcare provider to ensure the information displayed on this page applies to your personal circumstances.The easiest way to lookup drug information, identify pills, check interactions and set up your own personal medication records.

For Child 2 months–11 years 7.5 mg/kg every 8 hours (max. Do not break, crush, or chew it. The following information includes only the average doses of this medicine. Maximum dose: 4 g/day.

The dose of this medicine will be different for different patients.

This medicine works best when there is a constant amount in the blood. Select one or more newsletters to continue.

7.5 mg/kg every 12 hours usually treated for 7 days (for 10–14 days in Clostridioides difficileinfection). Information is for End User's use only and may not be sold, redistributed or otherwise used for commercial purposes.Mayo Clinic does not endorse companies or products. per dose 400 mg) usually treated for 7 days (for 10–14 days in Clostridioides difficileinfection). Metronidazole for Bacterial Vaginosis – Dosage. Usual duration of therapy: 7 to 10 days.

Do not take more of it, do not take it more often, and do not take it for a longer time than your doctor ordered.

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The capsules can be taken with or without food. All rights reserved. Usual Adult Dose for Skin and Structure Infection. If your dose is different, do not change it unless your doctor tells you to do so.The amount of medicine that you take depends on the strength of the medicine. US Brand Name. Swallow the extended-release tablet whole. Also, it is best to take the doses at evenly spaced times during the day.

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It is not known if Sporanox is safe and effective in children. Follow your doctor's orders or the directions on the label. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular dosing schedule.