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Chemical Methenamine

Name Methenamine
CAS Type 1 Name 1,3,5,7-Tetraazatricyclo(3.3.1.13,7)decane
Equivalent Terms Aminoform | Hexamethylenetetramine | Hexamine | Hexamine Silver | Methenamine Silver | Methenamine, Silver | Silver, Hexamine | Silver Methenamine | Silver, Methenamine | Urotropin
CAS Registry Number 100-97-0
Definition 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)
Structure Methenamine
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MeSH® ID D008709
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1. ChemicalsOrganic Chemicals Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Amines Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Polyamines Has associated genes Has associated diseases Methenamine Has associated genes Has associated diseases
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Methenamine Has associated genes Has associated diseases
  comethylenamine
  degmicide
  degmin
  dentinol Has associated genes Has associated diseases
  geovet
  hexargin
  methenamine hippurate
  methenamine mandelate
  quaternium-15 Has associated diseases
  rhodovet
  Veryl