Information about Aminohippurate Sodium
Generic Name : Aminohippurate Sodium
Pronunciation : a-mee-noe-HIP-ue-rate SOE-dee-um
Latest prescription information about Aminohippurate Sodium. Learn how to pronounce the drug's name, its indications, dosage, how to take, when to take, when not to take, side effects, special precautions, warnings and its storage instructions . Also listed are the International and Indian trade name(s) of the drug and its price list.
ICD Code : Y57.6
Therapeutic Classification : Diagnostic Agents
Trade Names/Brand Names of Aminohippurate Sodium
Why is Aminohippurate Sodium Prescribed? (Indications)
This medication is a diagnostic agent, prescribed for measuring renal function.
When should Aminohippurate Sodium not be taken? (Contraindications)
What is the dosage of Aminohippurate Sodium?
IV- The recommended initial dose is 6 to 10 mg/kg and an infusion dose of 10 to 24 mg/min.
How should Aminohippurate Sodium be taken?
It comes as a solution for injection, to be administered by a healthcare provider into the vein.
What are the warnings and precautions for Aminohippurate Sodium?
• Caution should be exercised in patients with history of any allergy, children, during pregnancy and breastfeeding.
What are the side effects of Aminohippurate Sodium?
• Allergic Reactions:
Anaphylaxis, angioedema, hives, vasomotor disturbances, flushing, tingling, nausea, vomiting, and cramps may occur.
What are the other precautions for Aminohippurate Sodium?
Avoid excess dosage.
What are the storage conditions for Aminohippurate Sodium?
Store it at controlled room temperature (15-30°C).