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Generic Name: METRONIDAZOLE - INJECTION Pronounced: (MET-roe-NYE-da-zole) Metronidazole In NaCl (Iso-Os) IV Precautions
Before using metronidazole, tell your doctor or pharmacist
if you are allergic to it; or to other nitroimidazoles such as tinidazole; or
if you have any other allergies. This product may contain inactive ingredients,
which can cause allergic reactions or other problems. Talk to your pharmacist
for more details.
Before using this medication, tell your doctor or
pharmacist your medical history, especially of:
severe kidney problems (not producing any urine)
nervous system disorders (e.g., seizures)
history of alcohol use/abuse
using a feeding/medication tube inserted in the nose
Avoid alcoholic beverages while using this medication and
for at least 3 days after finishing this medicine because severe stomach...
Alternative Names BOO; Lower urinary tract obstruction; Prostatism Treatment Treatment of bladder outlet obstruction depends on the cause of the problem. For most cases, a tube, called a catheter, inserted through the urethra into the bladder, will relieve the obstruction temporarily. Occasionally, a suprapubic catheter (a tube placed through the belly area into the bladder) is needed to drain the bladder. Long-term treatment of bladder outlet obstruction usually involves surgery. However, medical treatment options are available for many of the diseases that cause this problem. Discuss treatment options with your health care provider. Expectations (prognosis) If diagnosed early, most causes of bladder outlet obstruction can be treated with great success. However, if diagnosis is delayed, permanent damage can result. Complications Long-term or high-grade bladder outlet obstruction can permanently damage all parts of the urinary system. Complications include: Bladder and kidney stones Kidney failur...
Definition Bladder stones are hard buildups of minerals that form in the urinary bladder. Alternative Names Stones - bladder; Urinary tract stones; Bladder calculi Causes, incidence, and risk factors Bladder stones are usually the result of another urologic problem, such as: Bladder diverticulum Enlarged prostate Neurogenic bladder Urinary tract infection Approximately 95% of all bladder stones occur in men. Bladder stones are much less common than kidney stones . Bladder stones may occur when urine in the bladder is concentrated and materials crystallize. Bladder stones may also result from foreign objects in the bladder.
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