Rosacea Channel
Topics & Medications
Quicklinks
Related Channels

MetroCream Drug Interactions

Ranolazine
Metronidazole can increase the level of ranolazine in your blood, increasing your risk for serious side effects. It is unclear whether this interaction applies to the skin formulations of metronidazole such as MetroCream, as only a small amount of the medication is absorbed from the skin into the bloodstream. Check with your healthcare provider before using these drugs together.
 
Warfarin
There have been reports that combining oral metronidazole with warfarin may increase the risk of bleeding. It is unclear whether this interaction applies to the skin formulations of metronidazole such as MetroCream, as only a small amount of the medication is absorbed from the skin into the bloodstream. Check with your healthcare provider before using these drugs together.
 

Final Thoughts

It is possible that not all drug interactions with MetroCream were discussed in this article. Therefore, you should talk with your pharmacist or healthcare provider about the specific interactions that may apply to you.

MetroCream Medication Information

Terms of Use
Advertise with Us
Contact Us
About eMedTV
Privacy Policy
Copyright © 2006-2017 Clinaero, Inc.
eMedTV serves only as an informational resource. This site does not dispense medical advice or advice of any kind. Site users seeking medical advice about their specific situation should consult with their own physician. Click Terms of Use for more information.