What is MetroGel Vaginal?

Category: Prescription Drugs


Generic name: Metronidazole topical

MetroGel-Vaginal® is the intravaginal dosage form of the antibiotic metronidazole 0.75%. It is used to treat bacterial infections of the vagina. These are often confused with yeast infections, which are caused by fungal infections.

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations
Severe 1
Moderate 1
Mild 0
None 2

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with MetroGel Vaginal

Side effect Patients
Abdominal pain 1

Why patients stopped taking MetroGel Vaginal

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients
Did not seem to work 1
Other 1
Side effects too severe 1
See all 2 patients who've stopped taking MetroGel Vaginal


Stopped taking MetroGel Vaginal

Duration Patients
1 - 6 months 1
1 - 2 years 1
Adherence Evaluations
Always 4
Usually 0
Sometimes 0
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden Evaluations
Very hard to take 0
Somewhat hard to take 1
A little hard to take 0
Not at all hard to take 3
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations
$200+ 0
$100-199 0
$50-99 0
$25-49 2
< $25 0
Not specified 2
Last updated:
There are no evaluations for MetroGel Vaginal.