"Methenamine" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
An anti-infective agent most commonly used in the treatment of urinary tract infections. Its anti-infective action derives from the slow release of formaldehyde by hydrolysis at acidic pH. (From Martindale, The Extra Pharmacopoeia, 30th ed, p173)
- Hexamine Silver
- Silver, Hexamine
- Silver Methenamine
- Methenamine, Silver
- Methenamine Silver
- Silver, Methenamine
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Methenamine" by people in Profiles.
Methenamine hippurate compared with trimethoprim for the prevention of recurrent urinary tract infections: a randomized clinical trial. Int Urogynecol J. 2022 Mar; 33(3):571-580.