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Methenamine Hippurate

methenamine
Methenamine is an antibiotic that is used to prevent recurring bladder infections from coming back. Methenamine is used in adults and children at least 6 years old. Methenamine is usually given after other antibiotics have been given to treat the initial infection. Methenamine may also be used for purposes not listed in this medication guide.
CHEMICAL NAME
methenamine
DRUG TYPE
urinary anti-infectives

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You should not use methenamine if you have kidney disease, severe liver disease, if you also take a sulfa drug, or if you are dehydrated.

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