Active Ingredient(s): Methenamine
FDA Approved: * September 9, 1976
Pharm Company: * SANOFI AVENTIS US
Category: Antibiotics

Hexamethylenetetramine, also known as methenamine, hexamine, or urotropin, is a heterocyclic organic compound with the formula (CH2)6N4. This white crystalline compound is highly soluble in water and polar organic solvents. It has a cage-like structure similar to adamantane. It is useful in the synthesis of other organic compounds, including plastics, pharmaceuticals, and rubber additives. It sublimes in vacuum at 280°C. Contents 1 Synthesis, structure, reactivity 2 Applications 2.... [wikipedia]

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Dosage List

Hiprex MERRELL;277
Hiprex 1000 mg Oral Tablet
NDC: 0068-0277
Sanofi-aventis U.S. LLC
Hiprex 1 g/1 Oral Tablet
NDC: 30698-277
Validus Pharmaceuticals LLC
Hiprex 1 g/1 Oral Tablet
NDC: 30698-477
Validus Pharmaceuticals LLC

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