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Posted 17 Dec 2016 by • 0 answers
I have been on hydrea for almost a year. I get fatigue hot in sweaty in feel awfully.
Hydroxyurea - My husbands diagnosis is Essential trombocytosis...his dr.gave him hydrea..she put him
Posted 27 Apr 2016 by • 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... ...
Posted 12 Nov 2015 by • 1 answer
On hydrea for 2 wks, first platelet count is Fri. Headaches which had been one of original symptoms had stopped but started again last couple days. Headache symptom of the et or side effect of hydroxy. Started at 1000/day.
Posted 5 Jun 2015 by • 1 answer
Posted 29 Aug 2014 by • 2 answers
I am a recent 70 year old polycythemia "diagnosee",52% hematocrit, learning the ropes.I'm gathering information on Hydrea or interferon or maybe just phlebotomy. Success figures for phlebotomy alone don't look promising, niether does a prolonged period of interferon injections ...
Posted 4 Apr 2014 by • 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?
Posted 24 Feb 2014 by • 1 answer
... actually i have anemia . What is the solution to avoid the side effect of hydrea? for your knowledge (Juk2 mutation: Negative) & ( PCR value : Negative) your response will be appreciated thanks
Posted 18 Dec 2012 by • 1 answer
this for my 91 yr old wife with high blood platelets. Range current 350 to 400
Posted 26 Nov 2011 by • 1 answer
Posted 11 Nov 2010 by • 1 answer
... come up critical high, how dangerous can this be
Posted 2 Dec 2009 by • 1 answer
should any one be takeing hydrea if thay have leukemia
Posted 23 Sep 2009 by • 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 ...
Posted 11 Nov 2009 by • 1 answer
Posted 3 Nov 2009 by • 1 answer
i have essential thrombocytosis & took the drug but had problems with heart rate... now i am on hydrea only & would like to use the agrylin drug if it has been improved
Posted 28 Aug 2009 by • 1 answer
Is this still the drug of choice for PV patients?