I was only supposed take it for five days and after my time was up my problem seems worse than before. my vagina is dry and it burns and I have little white chunks everywhere. Im irritable and depressed as well like the side effects say but im more worried about my vaginal condition. My doctor said to take an over the counter version of metronidazol and acidpholis I haven't gotten the acidophilus yet but I wanted to make sure these side effect im having are normal before I waste my time.
You should take the acidopholis, it was to help stop a yeast infection. You are having side effects from the metronidazole. If its not yeast involved with it, it should go away in a week or so. There are lubricants that you could try. The one I had was called replens. They might help the dryness.
- Metronidazole Information for Consumers
- Metronidazole Information for Healthcare Professionals (includes dosage details)
- Side Effects of Metronidazole (detailed)
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