According to MedlinePlus, metronidazole treats infections of the reproductive and gastrointestinal systems, vagina, skin and other areas of the body. The drug works by eliminating bacteria and other microorganisms, but d... More » Health Medications & Vitamins

Metronidazole is not a sulfa drug. It is an antibiotic used to treat bacterial infections of the vagina, stomach, skin, joints and respiratory tract. states that it is not used to treat vaginal yeast infections... More »

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the oral antibiotic metronidazole is an effective cure for trichomoniasis, the most common curable sexually transmitted disease. Bacterial vaginosis, caused by... More »

Diabetes can cause itchy skin in different areas of the body, and treatment often may not include medication but instead limiting the number of baths, using moisturizer and application of soothing skin creams, relates th... More » Health Medications & Vitamins

Clotrimazole cream treats yeast infections involving the vagina and skin, including jock itch, athlete's foot and ringworm, states MedlinePlus. Clotrimazole cream is for external use only and is available both over-the-c... More » Health Conditions & Diseases Skin Conditions

Doxycycline hyclate is a tetracycline antibiotic that treats bacterial infections by stopping the growth of bacteria, which lets the body's immune system destroy the bacteria more readily, states Common infect... More » Health Medications & Vitamins

According to, Flagyl is an antibiotic medication used to treat bacterial infections in the stomach, vagina, joints, respiratory tract and skin. The active antibiotic ingredient in Flagyl is metronidazole, accor... More » Health Medications & Vitamins