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Flagyl, or metronidazole, does not have a commercially available liquid formulation. However, there are several different population groups that cannot take the pill form, including children, the elderly, and animals. Therefore, there is a compounded recipe that pharmacists can make as a liquid formulation. Check with your doctor about prescribing the compound. Understand that the compound needs to be refrigerated, is only stable for 30 days, and may have an unpleasant taste.

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