Metrogil Denta

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The description is actual on 17.05.2016

  • Latin name: Metrogyl Denta
  • ATH code: A01AB
  • Active ingredient: Metronidazole + Hlorgeksidin (Metronidazole + Chlorhexidine)
  • Producer: Unique Pharmaceutical Laboratories (India)


Benzoate and 20% solution of a hlorgeksidin of a digluconate as the operating component, and also carbomer 940, edetat dinatrium, propylene glycol, sodium saccharinate, sodium hydroxide, left menthol, water is a part of HP metronidazole.

Release form

Means is issued in the form of gel. Gel – soft, opalescent, white or almost white. Contains in tubas from plastic on 5, 10, 20 g.

Pharmacological action

Gel Metrogil Denta is an antimicrobic drug, its action is caused by two antibacterial components.

Substance metronidazole has antibacterial effect in relation to anaerobic bacteria which provoke development of diseases of a parodont. It is Fusobacterium fusiformis, Bacteroides melaninogenicus, Porphyromonas gingivalis, Wolinella recta, Prevotella intermedia, Eikenella corrodens, Selenomonas spp., Borrelia vincenti.

Substance hlorgeksidin has antimicrobic and antiseptic effect. Affects gram-positive and gram-negative anaerobic and aerobic bacteria. Weak sensitivity to a hlorgeksidin is shown by separate strains of Proteus spp., Pseudomonas spp. Disputes of bacteria, acid resisting forms of bacteria are steady against substance. When using a hlorgeksidin functional activity of lactobacilli is not broken.

Pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics

Metrogil Denta is almost not absorbed at use locally.

Indications to use

In the instruction such indications to use Metrogil Denta are specified:

  • ulcer and necrotic ulitis of Vensan in an acute form;
  • ulitis acute and chronic;
  • periodontal disease acute and chronic;
  • periodontosis which is complicated by an ulitis;
  • youthful periodontal disease;
  • stomatitis is aphthous;
  • inflammatory process of a mucous oral cavity owing to carrying prostheses;
  • cheilitis;
  • alveolitis post-extraction (inflammatory process of a hole after tooth was extracted);
  • periodontal abscess, periodontitis (in the combined treatment).


Dental gel Metrogil Denta cannot be accepted in such cases:

  • at intolerance of components;
  • at intolerance of derivatives of a nitroimidazole;
  • aged till 6 flyings.

Side effects

If to apply ointment locally, as negative effects allergic manifestations in the form of urticaria, an itch, rash can develop, headaches can be also noted.

Gel Metrogil Denta, application instruction (Way and dosage)

The official application instruction Metrogil Denta demonstrates that gel is intended only for use in stomatology.

In case of an inflammation of gums children after 6 flyings and the adult need to apply means on gingivas with a finger or a wadding stick, the layer has to be thin. It is necessary to put means twice a day. It is undesirable to wash away means. After procedure within half an hour it is impossible to eat and drink. Treatment continues from 7 to 10 days.

Patients with a periodontal disease need to process gel parodontalny pockets, and also to carry out application of gel on a gingiva after tooth deposits were removed. The first time carries out procedure usually the doctor, further the patient does gel applications independently. Ointment needs to be applied 2 times from 7 to 10 days.

People with aphthous stomatitis need to apply gel on struck mucous twice a day from 7 to 10 days.

Not to allow an aggravation of a chronic periodontal disease and an ulitis, Metrogil Denta it is necessary to apply on a gingiva 2 times a day 7-10 days. 2-3 rubles a year are desirable to practice such courses.

Not to allow a post-extraction alveolitis after at the patient tooth was extracted, the hole is processed ointment right after removal, further HP use 2-3 rubles a day 7-10 more days.


If it is accidental or a large amount of gel was intentionally swallowed, side effects of HP can amplify. Generally these phenomena are caused by metronidazole influence. Dizziness, vomiting, nausea develops, at heavy overdose – spasms, paresthesia. To the patient wash out a stomach, carry out symptomatic therapy.


If gel is applied locally in the doses specified in the instruction it almost does not interact with other HP.

But nevertheless it is not recommended to use gel with some medicines. So, it is not necessary to apply it with coumarinic anticoagulants as the blood clotting time increases. At use along with Disulfiramum the level of toxicity of both drugs increases. At use along with Phenobarbital and Phenytoinum efficiency of metronidazole goes down.

Terms of sale

Without recipe.

Storage conditions

It is necessary to store Metrogil Denta at t up to 25 °C. To protect from children.

Period of validity

It is possible to store gel 3 years.

Special instructions

At Metrogil Dent's use it is necessary to brush teeth as his use is not toothbrushing replacement. It is necessary to avoid hit of means in eyes.

In a usage time of gel it is necessary to abstain from the use of alcohol.

Metrogil Dent's analogs

Coincidence on the ATH code of the 4th level:

Analogs of dental gel – Dentamet's means, Metrodent, Metrogeks.


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Education: "Pharmacy" graduated from the Rovno state basic medical college majoring in. Graduated from the Vinnytsia state medical university of M. I. Pirogov and internship on its base.

Experience: From 2003 to 2013 – worked at positions of the pharmacist and manager of a pharmaceutical booth. It is awarded by diplomas and distinctions for long-term and honest work. Articles on medical subject were published in local editions (newspaper) and on various Internet portals.

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