Description and Brand Names

Drug information provided by: Micromedex

US Brand Name

  1. Metrocream
  2. Metrogel
  3. Metrolotion
  4. Noritate
  5. Rozex
  6. Vitazol

Descriptions


Topical metronidazole is applied to the skin in adults to help control rosacea , also known as acne rosacea and “adult acne.” This medicine helps to reduce the redness of the skin and the number of pimples, usually found on the face, in patients with rosacea.

Topical metronidazole is available only with your doctor's prescription.

This product is available in the following dosage forms:

  • Cream
  • Lotion
  • Gel/Jelly
  • Emulsion