Active Ingredient History

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Methenamine is an antibacterial agent for preventing recurrent urinary tract infection. It can be used as methenamine hippurate or methenamine mandelate preparations and is United States Food and Drug Administration-approved. Methenamine exerts its activity because it is hydrolyzed to formaldehyde in acid urine.   NCATS

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  • Mechanism of Action:
  • Multi-specific: Missing data
  • Black Box: No
  • Availability: Prescription Only
  • Delivery Methods: Oral
  • Pro Drug: Yes

Drug Pricing (per unit)

United States

$0.2893 - $2.4053
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1,3,5,7-tetraazatricyclo[,7]decane | 3m brand 1 of methenamine hippurate | 3m brand 2 of methenamine hippurate | e239 | hexamethylenamine | hexamethylenetetramine | hexamethylene tetramine | hexamethylene tetramine hippurate | hexamethylenetetramine hippurate | hexamethylenetetramine hippuric acid complex | hexamethylentetramin | hexamethylentetraminum | hexamine | hexamine hippurate | hexaminum | hiprex | hip-rex | hmt | hmta | metenamina | methenamin | methenamine | méthénamine | methenamine hippurate | methenaminum | united drug brand of methenamine hippurate | urex | uritone | urotractan | urotropin


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