Indications and Purposes

Indications Methenamine Hippurate Tablets, Usp Are Indicated For Prophylactic Or Suppressive Treatment Of Frequently Recurring Urinary Tract Infections When Long-Term Therapy Is Considered Necessary. This Drug Should Only Be Used After Eradication Of The Infection By Other Appropriate Antimicrobial Agents. To Reduce The Development Of Drug-Resistant Bacteria And Maintain The Effectiveness Of Methenamine Hippurate Tablets, Usp And Other Antibacterial Drugs, Methenamine Hippurate Tablets, Usp Should Be Used Only To Treat Or Prevent Infections That Are Proven Or Strongly Suspected To Be Caused By Susceptible Bacteria. When Culture And Susceptibility Information Are Available, They Should Be Considered In Selecting Or Modifying Antibacterial Therapy. In The Absence Of Such Data, Local Epidemiology And Susceptibility Patterns May Contribute To The Empiric Selection Of Therapy.

All Formulated Excipients (3 Total)

Name Structure Kind Function Status
1. Povidone K30 POVIDONE K30 Unresolved
2. Magnesium Stearate MAGNESIUM STEARATE Molecular AF-Antifoaming (or defoaming) agent , MISC-Miscellaneous REG-Food additives for which a petition has been filed and a regulation issued.
3. Silicon Dioxide SILICON DIOXIDE Unresolved AC-Anticaking agent , MISC-Miscellaneous , STAB-Stabilizer GRAS-Generally recognized as safe.

Active Ingredients ( 0 Total)

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