Epaq works by destroying and can help the this medication of DNA in the infecting organisms. Symptoms can occur within hours of dose administration and generally resolve after metronidazole therapy is discontinued. Metronidazole may pass into breast milk and cause side effects in a child who is breastfed.
Possible side effects of Epaq include:
Epaq is used to treat diseases such as: Amebiasis, Aspiration Pneumonia, Bacteremia, Bacterial Infection, Bacterial Vaginitis, Balantidium coli, Bone infection, Clostridial Infection, Crohn's Disease, Acute, Crohn's Disease, Maintenance, Deep Neck Infection, Dental Abscess, Dientamoeba fragilis, Diverticulitis, Dracunculiasis, Endocarditis, Giardiasis, Helicobacter Pylori Infection, Intraabdominal Infection, Joint Infection, Lemierre's Syndrome, Meningitis, Nongonococcal Urethritis, Pelvic Inflammatory Disease, Peritonitis, Pneumonia, Pouchitis, Pseudomembranous Colitis, Skin or Soft Tissue Infection, STD Prophylaxis, Surgical Prophylaxis, Trichomoniasis.
It has been shown to exhibit synergistic properties when combined with vancomycin.