This medication is used in people with sickle cell anemia to reduce the number of painful crises caused by the disease and to reduce the need for blood transfusions. It is also used to treat several types of cancer (such as chronic myelogenous leukemia, squamous cell carcinomas)
- Brand Name - Hydrea
- Generic - Hydroxyurea
- Strength - 500 Mg
- Manufactured by - Sarabhai
Warning: Hydrea medicine out of the reach of children and away from pets, never share your medicines with others, and use this medication only for the indication prescribed. The information contained herein is not intended to cover all possible uses, directions, precautions, warnings, drug interactions, allergic reactions, or adverse effects.
Advice: You should not take Hydrea if you also take other medicines that contain Hydroxyurea. If you have questions / doubts about the Hydrea drugs you are taking, check with your doctor / Medical adviser / Nurse / Hospital Institution / Health advisor or pharmacist.
Helpful Guidance: Hydrea medicine is a prescription drug and should be used under proper medical guidance and advice. Do not share the Hydrea medicine with others, since they may be suffering from a problem that is not effectively treated by this drug.
The above information is an educational aid only. It is not intended as medical advice for individual conditions or treatments. Talk to your doctor, nurse or pharmacist before following any medical regimen to see if it is safe and effective for you.