10 Nov 2013
Some people may experience instances of Dark urine while taking Metronidazole. The pigment responsible is most likely to be a metabolite of Metronidazole. It has no clinical significance. So need not worry. Moreover you may be having bouts of nausea and vomiting. It is common. But definitely pay a visit to your physician if the dark color of urine persists even after stopping medication and if you experience any instances of decreased vision, burning or numbness or tingling or painful sensations in the hands or feet, changes in speech patterns and yellow eyes or skin. Alcoholic beverages should be avoided while taking Metronidazole and for at least one day afterwards the completion of medication.
- Metronidazole Information for Consumers
- Metronidazole Information for Healthcare Professionals (includes dosage details)
- Side Effects of Metronidazole (detailed)
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my normal urine turned to tea color..what can i do?
1 answer • 11 Apr 2010
This is the third dose I have used. I am using Metronidazole vag gel 1xday, and now have urethral burning, foul urine smell and strange white and ...
2 answers • 26 Jan 2012
At first i had dark brown discharge and then it turned little red like a period and now its been a week and i am still having dark brown discharge ...
1 answer • 13 May 2012
Husband has been on this a week to 10 days and urine is very dark even tho he drinks a lot of water.Any know if this is the cause? thank you
1 answer • 30 May 2013
I've stopped taking metronidazole for approx 4 .5 days now and have brown discharge tha I never had?
... before. what could be causing this
0 answers • 17 Jun 2014