Chlorhexidine Gluconate + Metronidazole is a combination of two medicines: Chlorhexidine Gluconate + Metronidazole1 and Chlorhexidine Gluconate + Metronidazole2. Chlorhexidine Gluconate + Metronidazole1 is an antiseptic and disinfectant. It works by binding to the surface of teeth, inner cheeks and gums. This kills the infectious microorganisms that cause gum disease, tartar and other mouth infections. Chlorhexidine Gluconate + Metronidazole2 is an antibiotic which kills bacteria and other infectious microorganisms by damaging the DNA.
Yes, Metzine Gel contains metronidazole which is known to cause bitter taste. However, the bitter taste is temporary and resolves once you stop using this medicine.
Q. What are the instructions for storage and disposal of Metzine Gel?
Keep this medicine in the container or the pack it came in, tightly closed. Store it according to the instructions mentioned on the pack or label. Dispose of the unused medicine. Make sure it is not consumed by pets, children and other people.
Information last updated by Dr. Varun Gupta, MD Pharmacology on 30th Sep 2021. The medicine details are for information purpose only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicine.