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Does metronidazole penetrate the prostate?
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Does metronidazole penetrate the prostate?

To anyone who has ever had prostatitis due to trichomoniasis, does the drug metronidazole penetrate the prostate and clear the infection?

I keep reading that the prostate gland is very difficult for antibiotics to penetrate.

Does anyone know if metronidazole penetrates the prostate and gets rid of trichomoniasis?

Thank you
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I was diagnosed with Trich after being infected for well over a year with it.. when finally treated with metronidazole it did clear up the infection but I think becuase it went untreated for so long it did permanent damage to my prostate....  but yes it should effectively treat the infection
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Hi and thank you so much for your response,

Why do you think you have permanent damage to your prostate?

Do you still have symptoms of prostatitis?

Thanks
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