• Patients
  • At daily doses of 1.2 g/m2 for 5 consecutive days without mesna protection, microscopic hematuria is expected in approximately 50% to 100% of patients, and gross hematuria in approximately 8% of patients. (drugs.com)
  • Patients taking mesna should drink at least a quart of liquid a day. (empr.com)
  • The oral preparation allows patients to leave the hospital sooner, instead of staying four to five days for all the IV mesna infusions. (wikipedia.org)
  • The aim of this study is therefore to determine laboratory and clinical benefit of MESNA, as an adjunct to saline hydration, in patients with known renal impairment receiving contrast media. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • Medications
  • Before starting mesna treatment, make sure you tell your doctor about any other medications you are taking (including prescription, over-the-counter, vitamins, herbal remedies, etc. (chemocare.com)