Hiprex

Hiprex

A brand name for HEXAMINE HIPPURATE (methenamine hippurate).
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You can buy one over the counter from your pharmacist, it's called Hiprex. It belongs to a group of medicines called antibacterials and it works by killing many different types of bacteria that cause infection of the urinary tract and stops them coming back.
rights to several well-known product lines from Sanofi US: Anzemet (dolasetron mesylate) Injection and Tablets, Claforan (cefotaxime) Injection/IM/IV, Demerol (meperidine hydrochloride) Tablets, Drisdol (ergocalciferol) Capsules and Oral Solution, Hiprex (methenamine hippurate) Tablets, Lasix (furosemide) Tablets, Norpramin (desipramine hydrochloride) Tablets and Trental (pentoxifylline) Tablets.
These include Anzemet (dolasetron mesylate) Injection and Tablets, Claforan (cefotaxime) Injection/IM/IV, Demerol (meperidine hydrochloride) Tablets, Drisdol (ergocalciferol) Capsules and Oral Solution, Hiprex (methenamine hippurate) Tablets, Lasix(furosemide) Tablets, Norpramin (desipramine hydrochloride) Tablets and Trental (pentoxifylline) Tablets.
The frequency of misleading results for urinary metanephrines may be appreciable because methenamine (Urimax, Urised, Hiprex, Uroquid-acid) is commonly used in the prevention and treatment of urinary tract infections (especially in patients with a urinary catheter or neurogenic bladder) and 4-O-methyltyramine is one of the reagents supplied by Bio-Rad for the assay of urinary metanephrines (UMET by HPLC).