Current clinical applications and dose regimens of metronidazole and related nitroimidazoles.

@article{Mclean1984CurrentCA,
  title={Current clinical applications and dose regimens of metronidazole and related nitroimidazoles.},
  author={Allan J Mclean and Lisa L. Ioannides-Demos and W. J. Spicer},
  journal={The Medical journal of Australia},
  year={1984},
  volume={141 3},
  pages={163-6}
}
Metronidazole, in particular, and the other nitroimidazoles (tinidazole, ornidazole) available in Australia are well established drugs for the treatment of protozoal (trichomonal or amoebic) infections; recent data testify to their efficacy in the prevention and therapy of anaerobic infections. Administration by oral and rectal routes is indicated rather… CONTINUE READING