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Anagrelide - I've been seeing the same doctor since being put on anagrilide, seven years ago. Has?

Posted 18 May 2010 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 ...

What is the best treatment for anaemia and low hemoglobin?

Posted 9 Aug 2011 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 ...

Does everyone taking hydroxyurea handle the bottle and capsules with protective gloves ? Also, does?

Posted 20 Nov 2013 2 answers

... anyone know if body fluids such as urine contain active or inactive metabolites ? Taking hydroxyurea to treat thrombocythemia.

Myeloproliferative Disorders - I was just diagnosed with ET. Platelet count at 650 with no symptoms?

Posted 20 Jun 2014 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 ...

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

Posted 11 Nov 2010 1 answer

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

Hydroxyurea - Has anybody been taking 1500 mg Monday-Friday for over 17 years? What problems have?

Posted 18 Nov 2016 1 answer

... you had? I have Essential Hemorrhagic Thrombocythemia.

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