Probenecid Oral Tablet 500Mg Drug Medication Dosage Information
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Probenecid: Oral tablet (500mg)

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Probenecid 500mg Tab
Actavis Inc. formerly Watson Pharmaceuticals Inc
Pill Identification: DAN DAN  |  5347
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Probenecid 500mg Tab
Mylan Pharmaceuticals Inc
Pill Identification: 500  |  MYLAN 156

What is this Medicine?

PROBENECID (proe BEN e sid) helps to remove excess uric acid from the body. This medicine is used to prevent gouty attacks. It is also used to increase the amount of time that some antibiotics stay in the body.

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Probenecid 500mg Tablet

NDC: 005915347
  • Prescription Required
  • Not a Controlled Drug
    (CSA Schedule)
  • FDA Approved




FDA approved for the following conditions:
Adjuvant To Antibiotic Therapy, Hyperuricemia, Gout

Sometimes used for but not FDA approved for the following conditions:
Cidofovir Toxicity Prophylaxis

Storage Information
Store at room temperature (between 59 to 86 degrees F)
Probenecid 500mg Tablet
Drug Image file DrugItem_2078.JPG
Actavis Inc. formerly Watson Pharmaceuticals Inc
Pill Identification: DAN DAN  |  5347
Shape: oblong
Color: yellow
Daily Life Interactions for Probenecid 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.

Minor Lifestyle Interaction
Alcohol and Probenecid 500mg Tablet(Probenecid)
Alcohol and Probenecid(Probenecid)
Avoid or minimize your intake of alcohol while taking Probenecid. Probenecid is used to prevent gout attacks. Gout is caused by too much uric acid in the blood. Alcohol can cause an increase in the blood levels of uric acid and decrease the actions of Probenecid. Let your health care provider know immediately if you have a gout attack. Your medications may need to be adjusted.
Pregnancy & Lactation Information
Lactation

Caution - Not enough information is available to rule out harm to infants when this drug is taken by nursing mothers.


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