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Metronidazole and Nystatin
What is it? Overview Usage Side Effects and Warnings

What is Metronidazole and Nystatin?

(met roe NYE da zole & nye STAT in)

• This medicine is used to treat vaginal infections.

What are the precautions when taking this medicine?

• Check medicines with healthcare provider. This medicine may not mix well with other medicines.

• Do not use this medicine if you have belly pain, fever, or bad-smelling discharge. Talk with healthcare provider.

• Protect clothing and fabrics from staining.

• Tell healthcare provider if you are pregnant or plan on getting pregnant.

• Tell healthcare provider if you are breast-feeding.

What are some possible side effects of this medicine?

• Headache.

• Nausea or vomiting. Small frequent meals, frequent mouth care, sucking hard, sugar-free candy, or chewing sugar-free gum may help.

• Abnormal taste. This is usually reversible.

• Vaginal irritation.

Reasons to call healthcare provider immediately

• If you suspect an...