Hydrea (hydroxyurea ) is a cytotoxic agent. It is sometimes used to treat plaque psoriasis, usually at a dose of 500 mg to 1 g orally daily. It is less effective for pustular psoriasis, guttate psoriasis or psoriatic arthritis.
See this link for information on causes, symptoms and treatments etc for psoriasis https://www.drugs.com/health-guide/psoriasis.html
- Hydrea Information for Consumers
- Hydrea Information for Healthcare Professionals (includes dosage details)
- Side Effects of Hydrea (detailed)
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