|Product Use : Helps to eliminate the bacteria which cause Urinary Tract Infections.|
|Classification : ||OTC Pharmacy Only Medicine|
(No Prescription Required)
Information - Hiprex
Hiprex contains an antibacterial agent to help suppress or eliminate bacteria in the urine that causes Urinary Tract Infection. Hiprex works best in an acidic environment and should not be used in conjunction with urinary alkalinizers (e.g. Ural) as the effectiveness of Hiprex may be impaired. Hiprex is an alternative to antibiotics and resistance does not appear to develop.
Adults: 1 g twice daily. Children: 6 - 12 years: 500 mg to 1 g twice daily
Hiprex contains Hexamine hippurate 1g per tablet. Sugar Free Gluten Free Lactose Free Sodium Free
INDICATIONS: Suppression or elimination of bacteriuria associated with chronic or recurrent infection of the urinary tract, especially when long term therapy is indicated. CONTRAINDICATIONS: Patients with renal insufficiency, metabolic acidosis, severe hepatic insufficiency or severe dehydration.It is also contraindicated as the sole therapeutic agent in acute parenchymal infections causing systemic symptoms.USE IN PREGNANCY Category A. ADVERSE REACTIONS: Minor adverse reactions have been reported in fewer than 3.5% of patients treated. These reactions include nausea, upset stomach, dysuria, rash and stomatitis. INTERACTIONS: Should not be administered with sulphonamides as crystalluria may occur or with any alkalinising agent.