Disease Information for Hydroxyurea (Hydrea) Administration/Toxicity

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Laboratory Tests
Abnormal Lab Findings (Non Measured)
Macrocytosis/smear (Lab)
Abnormal Lab Findings - Increased
Platelet count (Lab)
Associated Diseases & Rule outs
Associated Disease & Complications
Agranulocytosis
Bone marrow failure/exhaustion
Drug induced Myelosuppression.
Drug induced Neutropenia.
Drug induced Thrombocytopenia.
Erythema multiforme
Granulocytopenia/Neutropenia
Myelosuppression
Thrombocytopenia
Thrombocytosis
Leg ulcers
Disease Mechanism & Classification
Drugs
DRUG/Anti-AIDS medication (example)
DRUG/Chemotherapeutics/cancer drugs/etc (category)
DRUG/Cytotoxic/chemotherapy medication (example)
DRUG/Impaired DNA metabolism effect/drug (example)
Process
PROCESS/Medication/Drug (CONFIRM dose/before treatment)
Synonyms
Synonym
HU, HYD, Hydroxycarbamid, Hydroxycarbamide, Hydroxyurea, Hydroxyurea (product), Hydroxyurea (substance), HYDROXYUREA PREPARATION, Urea hydroxy, Brand name/Hydrea (Hydroxyurea), Britain-BNF/Hydroxycarbamide (Hydroxyurea)
Definition

A Chemotherapeutic agent; used in chronic leukemia and polycythemia and myeloma; also used in HIV disease

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NEJM (The New England Journal of Medicine)
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