Is hydrea canuse for thalassemia treatment?

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4 Sep 2009

Hydrea has been used in thalassemia patients.
See:http://www.thalassemiapatientsandfriends.com/index.php?topic=1207.0
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/14722738 for more information.

You may also find this link useful http://www.drugs.com/enc/thalassemia.htm

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