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Were you looking for information about Flagyl? Flagella is a common misspelling of Flagyl.
Flagyl® (metronidazole) is an antibiotic commonly used for the treatment of certain types of parasitic and bacterial infections. It comes in several different strengths and is available in the form of tablets (both short-acting and long-acting), capsules, and an injection. The drug is taken one to four times daily, depending on the Flagyl product and the type of infection being treated. You should talk to your healthcare provider before using Flagyl if you have liver disease, alcoholism, or any allergies.
(Click Flagyl to find out how Flagyl works, for suggestions on when and how to take the drug, and for a list warnings and precautions to be aware of before starting treatment. You can also click on the various links in the box to the right to access specific topics on Flagyl.)
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