Metronidazole

Known as: 2-methyl-1-(2-hydroxyethyl)-5-nitroimidazole, Metronidazol, 2-methyl-3-(2-hydroxyethyl)-4-nitroimidazole 
A synthetic nitroimidazole derivative with antiprotozoal and antibacterial activities. Although its mechanism of action is not fully elucidated, un… (More)

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2010
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2010
Since publication of the Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America position paper on Clostridium difficile infection in 1995… (More)
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2007
Highly Cited
2007
BACKGROUND The incidence and severity of Clostridium difficile-associated diarrhea (CDAD) has been increasing, and there have… (More)
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2007
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2007
BACKGROUND Guidelines on the management of Helicobacter pylori, which cover indications for management and treatment strategies… (More)
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2006
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2006
BACKGROUND We wished to determine recurrences of bacterial vaginosis (BV) after treatment over the course of 12 months and to… (More)
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2005
Highly Cited
2005
BACKGROUND Clostridium difficile is a frequent cause of serious nosocomial infection. Earlier reports have suggested that… (More)
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2000
Highly Cited
2000
BACKGROUND Bacterial vaginosis has been associated with preterm birth. In clinical trials, the treatment of bacterial vaginosis… (More)
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1996
Highly Cited
1996
The aim of this study was to clarify the antibacterial effect of a mixture of ciprofloxacin, metronidazole and minocycline, with… (More)
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1995
Highly Cited
1995
BACKGROUND/AIMS New lesions recur within weeks to months after ileal resection and ileocolonic anastomosis for Crohn's ileitis. A… (More)
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1991
Highly Cited
1991
A double blind study compared the efficacy of metronidazole in two doses (20 mg/kg, 10 mg/kg) with placebo in patients with Crohn… (More)
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1983
Highly Cited
1983
101 patients with Clostridium-difficile-associated diarrhoea or colitis were prospectively randomised to 10-day oral courses of… (More)
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