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Flagyl (Metronidazole) Toxicity

I created this blog for one simple purpose—to help people who have had a serious, adverse reaction to Flagyl (aka, metronidazole), so they have a place to read about the condition and to answer questions that no medical professional was willing to help me find.  What you have has a name: Metronidazole-induced Central Nervous Toxicity (or metronidazole toxicity for short).

I am not a doctor; I was a patient.  All of my posts are based on my personal experience and information I found across the internet.  You will have to decide what to take from this site, but I hope it helps you through your recovery.

I haven’t had time to update this page.  Make sure to check out “Treatment” that will go into more detail about the mechanism behind metronidazole toxicity and ways to possibly improve symptoms!

Here is the quick sum-up of my experience with metronidazole:

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Songs with Similar Lyrics

I just saw Richard Curtis' About Time, which featured Ben Folds' song "The Luckiest" and the following lyrics: What if I had been born fifty years before you In a house on the street Where you lived Maybe I'd be outside as you passed on your bike. Would I know? This verse reminded me of similar lyrics …

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Young Sheldon- Jiu Jitsi, Bubble Wrap, and Yoo Hoo (S1Ep17)

Sheldon: In any ecosystem, you’ll find a delicate balance between predator and prey. Some well-known predators include Panthera leo, Ursus arctos, and star of the 1987 film Predator, Predator. Now, examples of prey include Oryctolagus cuniculus, Gallus gallus domesticus, and weighing in at 58 pounds soaking wet, diminutive Homo novus —curiously, a close relative of …

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Telescope (2016): Documentary on the James Webb Space Telescope

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Standing in Solidarity with Standing Rock to Protest the Dakota Access Pipeline

  Perhaps you live far from the path of the Dakota Access Pipeline, but there are still actions we can take to protest the building of $3.7 billion infrastructure project. Most of us live near a bank that is funding the building of this pipeline. Bill McKibben for YES! Magazine writes, Maybe there’s a Citibank branch …

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