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Posted 16 Apr 2018 by • 0 answers
For decades now my dad have had 4 bypasses and the past 3 or 4 years he has essential thrombocythemia, he gets medications to keep the thrombocytes under control but that causes anemia as you all know. For the past year, his doctor gives him Aranesp, at first Aranesp 80 once a week and now the ...
Posted 23 Apr 2017 by • 0 answers
... astragalus, witamnia)?
Posted 18 Nov 2016 by • 1 answer
... you had? I have Essential Hemorrhagic Thrombocythemia.
Posted 27 Oct 2016 by • 0 answers
... Thrombocythemia diagnosed 2010. Athough i get very tired and weak after 10 minutes normal exertion (I am 75) i recover well after a 20 minute rest. I am quite happy with this treatment
Posted 5 Jun 2015 by • 1 answer
Myeloproliferative Disorders - I was just diagnosed with ET. Platelet count at 650 with no symptoms?
Posted 20 Jun 2014 by • 2 answers
... but have had DVT's and PE's in the past. I was given Anagrelide HCL at 0.5mg 4x per day. In my research I wonder how the Hematologist knew it was ET instead of PV or PMF without a bone marrow biopsy? I had JAK2 V617Fmutation and MPV at 7.1fl. Every thing else was normal. I am 72 and a ...
Posted 10 Jun 2014 by • 1 answer
... fibrillation. Both the hematologist and the cardiologists say I should stay the course. But, I am worried and feel awful. Any advice?
Does everyone taking hydroxyurea handle the bottle and capsules with protective gloves ? Also, does?
Posted 20 Nov 2013 by • 2 answers
... anyone know if body fluids such as urine contain active or inactive metabolites ? Taking hydroxyurea to treat thrombocythemia.
Posted 7 Feb 2014 by • 1 answer
... condition for 8 months, I am also a type 2 diabetic, excellent controlled with out insulin and on metformin only, have had regular retinol screening for the last 10 years with no problems, but suddenely, I noticed that since taking interferon I have had blurry vision intermittantly, and have ...
Posted 9 Aug 2011 by • 1 answer
I suffer from Thrombocythemia and have been taking Anagrelide for the last 20 years. Now as a side effect to Anagrelide I suffer from Anemia and my hemoglobin was 7.5 and I had to be hospitalized for a transfusion and my hemoglobin was 10 when I left the hospital. Two months later my hemoglobin is ...
Posted 24 Jan 2011 by • 1 answer
... old and female, and from my understanding it is a relatively rare disease. What i would like to know is there anyone else my age and female with this disease? What meds are you taking? How do you feel? Do you have breathing problems? I would really like to talk to someone else like me. thanks
Posted 11 Nov 2010 by • 1 answer
... come up critical high, how dangerous can this be
Posted 18 May 2010 by • 5 answers
... anyone researched doctors who specialize in the treatment of thrombocythemia? I began seeing blood in my urine about two months ago. I see that blood in urine is a side effect of this med. My Urologist thinks that the anagrilide is the cause of the blood. I'd like to find a ...
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