Metronidazole



[me-truh-nahy-duh-zohl] /ˌmɛ trəˈnaɪ dəˌzoʊl/

noun, Pharmacology.
1.
a synthetic antimicrobial substance, C 6 H 9 N 3 O 3 , used chiefly in the treatment of infections, such as Trichomonas vaginalis and certain anaerobic bacterial infections.
/ˌmɛtrəˈnaɪdəˌzəʊl/
noun
1.
a pale yellow crystalline compound used to treat vaginal trichomoniasis. Formula: C6H9N3O3

metronidazole me·tro·ni·da·zole (mět’rə-nī’də-zōl’)
n.
A synthetic antimicrobial drug used in the treatment of vaginal trichomoniasis and intestinal amebiasis.

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