Benemid Indication:

For the treatment of gout and high levels of uric acid in the blood

Benemid Mechanism Of Action:

Benemid inhibits the tubular reabsorption of urate, thus increasing the urinary excretion of uric acid and decreasing serum urate levels.

Benemid Drug Interactions:

Methotrexate Benemid increases the effect and toxicity of methotrexate
Aspirin The salicylate decreases the uricosuric effect of probenecid
Bismuth Subsalicylate The salicylate decreases the uricosuric effect of probenecid
Salsalate The salicylate decreases the uricosuric effect of probenecid
Zidovudine Rash, malaise, myalgia
Trisalicylate-choline The salicylate decreases the uricosuric effect of probenecid
Valganciclovir Benemid increases the effect and toxicity of ganciclovir/valganciclovir
Salicylate-magnesium The salicylate decreases the uricosuric effect of probenecid
Salicylate-sodium The salicylate decreases the uricosuric effect of probenecid
Ganciclovir Benemid increases the effect and toxicity of ganciclovir/valganciclovir
Diflunisal Benemid increases toxicity of diflunisal
Indomethacin Benemid increases the effect/toxicity of indomethacin
Ketorolac Benemid increases toxicity of ketorolac
Cefaclor Benemid increases the antibiotic's level
Cefadroxil Benemid increases the antibiotic's level
Cefamandole Benemid increases the antibiotic's level
Cefazolin Benemid increases the antibiotic's level
Cefepime Benemid increases the antibiotic's level
Cefixime Benemid increases the antibiotic's level
Cefmetazole Benemid increases the antibiotic's level
Cefonicid Benemid increases the antibiotic's level
Cefotaxime Benemid increases the antibiotic's level
Cefotetan Benemid increases the antibiotic's level
Cefoxitin Benemid increases the antibiotic's level
Cefprozil Benemid increases the antibiotic's level
Cefuroxime Benemid increases the antibiotic's level
Ceftizoxime Benemid increases the antibiotic's level
Cephalexin Benemid increases the antibiotic's level
Cephaloglycin Benemid increases the antibiotic's level
Cephalothin Group Benemid increases the antibiotic's level
Cefradine Benemid increases the antibiotic's level
Loracarbef Benemid increases the antibiotic's level
Moxalactam Derivative Benemid increases the antibiotic's level

Benemid Food Interactions:

Not Available

Benemid Generic Name:

Synonyms:

  • Not Available

Drug Type:

Small Molecule; Approved

Absorption:

Not Available

Toxicity (Overdose):

Not Available

Protein Binding:

75-95%

Biotransformation:

Not Available

Half Life:

6-12 hours

Dosage Forms of Benemid:

Tablet Oral

Chemical IUPAC Name:

4-(dipropylsulfamoyl)benzoic acid

Organisms Affected:

Humans and other mammals

Benemid to general, pharmacology

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