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An organic compound, C6H12N4, used as a urinary tract antiseptic, in the manufacture of explosives, and in rubber vulcanizing. Also called hexamethylenetetramine.
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(Elements & Compounds) another name for hexamethylenetetramine
[C20: meth- + -ene + amine]
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|Noun||1.||methenamine - antibacterial agent (trade names Mandelamine and Urex) that is contained in many products that are used to treat urinary infections|
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