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My husband has been on Hydrea for almost 10 years to treat Polycythemia Vera?

Posted 4 Apr 2014 by mln2603 3 answers

Just this week he was diagnosed with Melanoma. I was just reading the Hydrea is used to treat Melanoma, so how could he get it? Shouldn't the Hydrea have stopped it?

Hydroxyurea - My husbands diagnosis is Essential trombocytosis...his dr.gave him hydrea..she put him

Posted 27 Apr 2016 by teresa torres 2 answers

... on 9 pills ... 3in the am 3 in the afteenoon and 3 in the evening... thats 1,500 mg 3 times daily!!! Hes miserable... sore mouth..constapation... weak..dizzy... some nose bleeding..tired all the time... his appetite is at a minumum... Hes been on this other med to liquify his blood as well... ...

Acute Myeloid Leukemia - I was diagnosed with AML Oct., 2008. Underwent induction chemo and was in?

Posted 23 Sep 2009 by SuzyQu2 1 answer

... remission in Dec., 2008. Followed with consolidation chemo but was out of remission in Aug., 2009. Am now looking at bone marrow (stem cell) transplant. Just finished a round of dacogen 5 days ago. Began taking hydroxyurea (hydrea)500 mg twice a day today. White count at 4,000 and platelets at ...

Hydrea - Is a poor bone marrow function. Don't that mean you should not be takeing hydroxyurea if?

Posted 2 Dec 2009 by deborah mccloud 1 answer

should any one be takeing hydrea if thay have leukemia

Blood Disorders - My husband takes Hydrea for Essential Thrombocythemia and his MCH in blood tests?

Posted 11 Nov 2010 by carolinapenn 1 answer

... come up critical high, how dangerous can this be

Is Hydrea still used for Polycythemia Vera?

Posted 28 Aug 2009 by CoryJ 1 answer

Is this still the drug of choice for PV patients?

Can you take Droxia 200 mg instead of Hydrea 500 mg?

Posted 18 Dec 2012 by epk291 1 answer

this for my 91 yr old wife with high blood platelets. Range current 350 to 400

Hydroxyurea - Does any one have fatigue in get hot in itchy while raising hydrea?

Posted 17 Dec 2016 by Ann polk 0 answers

I have been on hydrea for almost a year. I get fatigue hot in sweaty in feel awfully.

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