Methenamine Mandelate, Sodium Phosphate, Monobasic Oral Tablet 500-500Mg Drug Medication Dosage Information
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Methenamine Mandelate, Sodium Phosphate, Monobasic: Oral tablet (500-500mg)

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What is this Medicine?

METHENAMINE; SODIUM ACID PHOSPHATE (meth EN a meen; SOE dee um AS id FOS fate) is used to reduce the bacteria in the urine, which can help relieve discomfort caused by infection of the urinary tract or help prevent urinary tract infections. This medicine is not an antibiotic. It will not cure a urinary tract infection.

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Utac 500mg-500mg Tablet

NDC: 519910199
  • Prescription Required
  • Not a Controlled Drug
    (CSA Schedule)




Labeled but not FDA approved for the following conditions:
Urinary Tract Infection (UTI) Prophylaxis, Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)

Storage Information
Protect from light
Protect from moisture
Store at 77 degrees F; excursions permitted to 59-86 degrees F
Utac 500mg-500mg Tablet

Reported Side Effects for Utac 500mg-500mg Tablet

Weight Gain Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Weakness Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Rapid Heart Rate Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: RAPID
Excessive Thirst Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Rapid Heart Rate Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Confusion Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Vomiting Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Convulsions Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Fluid Retention Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Muscle Cramps Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Blood In The Urine Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Soft Bones Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Decreased Urination Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: EARLY
Tired Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Painful Urination Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Shortness Of Breath Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Bone Pain Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Stomach Pain Incidence:
1.0-10.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Headache Incidence:
1.0-10.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Lightheadedness Incidence:
1.0-10.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Skin Rash Incidence:
1.0-10.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Upset Stomach Incidence:
1.0-10.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Loose Stools Incidence:
1.0-10.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Upset Stomach Incidence:
1.0-10.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
*This is an approximate aggregated range of reported side effects from clinical studies performed on this drug. Your experience with this drug may be different.
Daily Life Interactions for Utac 500mg-500mg Tablet

Elements of your daily lifestyle may have an effect on the medications you are taking. Drug interactions can result in unwanted side effects, reduce the effectiveness of your medicine or possibly increase the action of a particular medicine.

Major Lifestyle Interaction
Alcohol and Utac 500mg-500mg Tablet(Sodium Phosphate, Monobasic)
Alcohol and Sodium phosphates(Sodium Phosphate, Monobasic)
Avoid using Alcohol and Sodium Phosphate Salts (examples: Visicol, Osmoprep, Fleet Phospho-Soda, Fleet Enema) together whenever possible. There is an increased risk of seizures if Alcohol is stopped suddenly during use of Sodium Phosphate Salts.
Major Lifestyle Interaction
Caffeine-containing Foods/Beverages and Utac 500mg-500mg Tablet(Sodium Phosphate, Monobasic)
Caffeine-containing Foods/Beverages and Sodium phosphates(Sodium Phosphate, Monobasic)
Limit excessive Caffeine intake (examples: coffee, teas, colas, chocolate and some herbal supplements) while taking Sympathomimetics and avoid medicines containing additional Caffeine whenever possible. Examples of Sympathomimetics include stimulants or weight loss drugs like Amphetamine, Adderall, Dexedrine, Fastin, and Tenuate. Sympathomimetics also include some cough and cold products containing Pseudoephedrine (example Sudafed), Phenylephrine, or Phenylpropanolamine (PPA) and also herbal weight loss products containing ephedra or Ma huang. Taking a high amount of Caffeine with the listed drugs can increase the risk of nausea, nervousness, palpitations, problems with sleep, rapid heartbeat, or other side effects.
Moderate Lifestyle Interaction
Food and Utac 500mg-500mg Tablet(Methenamine Mandelate)
Food and Methenamine(Methenamine Mandelate)
You may need to follow some dietary instructions while taking this drug to help control bacteria in the urine. This drug requires an acidic urine to be most effective. Certain foods, like milk and most fruits or fruit juices, might interfere with the best action of this drug in preventing urine infections. Ask your prescriber if you should avoid or limit any of these foods in the diet during your treatment. Orange juice and other fruit juices are not helpful at making the urine more acidic.
Pregnancy & Lactation Information
FIRST Trimester

Class C - Animal studies have shown an adverse effect and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR No animal studies have been conducted and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.

SECOND Trimester

Class C - Animal studies have shown an adverse effect and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR No animal studies have been conducted and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.

THIRD Trimester

Class C - Animal studies have shown an adverse effect and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR No animal studies have been conducted and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.

Lactation

Compatible - This drug is generally safe to take by nursing mothers.


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