Bacterial vaginosis and its treatment with a focus on metronidazole gel

  • Sumari Davis Amayeza Information Centre
Keywords: bacterial vaginosis, metronidazole gel

Abstract

Bacterial vaginosis (BV) is a common cause of unusual vaginal discharge. Although the condition is not usually serious and is asymptomatic in approximately 50 to 75% of women, it can lead to complications and increase the risk of contracting other sexually transmitted diseases, such as HIV.

Author Biography

Sumari Davis, Amayeza Information Centre
BPharm Amayeza Information Services
Published
2019-02-27
Section
Review