Aminohippurate Sodium (By injection)
Used as part of a test of kidney function.
Diagnostic Agent, Kidney Function (About this – PubMed Health)
Uses of This Medicine
Aminohippurate sodium is used as a diagnostic agent to measure kidney function.
This medicine is to be given only by or under the direct supervision of a doctor.
Other uses (PubMed Health)
How To Use
Your doctor will prescribe your dose and schedule. This medicine is given through a needle placed in a vein.
A nurse or other health provider will give you this medicine.
Drugs and Foods to Avoid
Ask your doctor or pharmacist before using any other medicine, including over-the-counter medicines, vitamins, and herbal products.
Some medicines can affect how aminohippurate works. Tell your doctor if you are taking any of the following:Probenecid A numbing medicine, such as procaine
When Not To Use
This medicine is not right for everyone. Do not receive it if you had an allergic reaction to aminohippurate.
Tell your doctor if you have a latex allergy before you receive this medicine. You may have an allergic reaction from the dry natural rubber in the vial stopper.
Possible side effects
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Call your doctor right away if you notice any of these side effects:
If you notice these less serious side effects, talk with your doctor:
If you notice other side effects that you think are caused by this medicine, tell your doctor.
Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects. You may report side effects to FDA at 1-800-FDA-1088.
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