FilmetGeneric name: Metronidazole
Dosage form: Tablet, Suspension, IV Infusion
Manufacturer: Beximco Pharmaceuticals Ltd.
Filmet is a sterile, pyrogen free, isotonic formulation for intravenous administration in susceptible life threatening infections. Each 100ml solution contains Metronidazole USP 500mg. Metronidazole is a nitroimidazole with antiprotozoal and antibacterial actions. It is highly effective against Trichomonas vaginalis, Entamoeba histolytica and Giardia lamblia. It has a bactericidal action against a wide range of pathogenic anaerobic microorganisms particularly species of Bacteroides, Fusobacteria, Clostridia, Eubacteria, Anaerobic Cocci and Gardnerella vaginalis