Description and Brand Names

Drug information provided by: Merative, Micromedex®

US Brand Name

  1. Metrocream
  2. Metrogel
  3. Metrolotion
  4. Noritate
  5. Rosadan
  6. Rosadan Cream Kit
  7. Rozex
  8. Vitazol


Metronidazole topical gel is used to treat inflammatory lesions (pimples and red bumps) caused by rosacea. Rosacea is a skin disease that causes redness and pimples on your nose, cheeks, chin, and forehead.

This medicine is available only with your doctor's prescription.

This product is available in the following dosage forms:

  • Gel/Jelly
  • Cream
  • Lotion