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Hydroxycarbamide

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William Brewer Jr


Introduction

Name

  • Hydroxycarbamide (formerly known as Hydroxyurea).

Class of drug

Uses

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Indications

  • Polycythemia vera and chronic granulocytic leukemia.

Administration

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Pharmacokinetics

Adverse Reactions

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Further Reading

Publications

Refereed papers

  • Recent references from PubMed and VetMedResource.
  • Moore K W & Stepien R L (2001) Hydroxyurea for treatment of polycythemia secondary to right-to-left shunting patent ductus arteriosus in four dogs. JVIM 15 (4), 418-421.

Other sources of information

  • Fischer D S, Knobf M T et al (2003) The Cancer Chemotherapy Handbook. 6th edn. Mosby, USA. pp 139-140.
  • Based on Tennant B (1999) Small Animal Formulary. 3rd edn. BSAVA, UK. ISBN: 0 9052 1452 8.
  • Fraizier D L & Hahn K A (1995)Commonly Used Drugs. In: Cancer Chemotherapy A Veterinary Handbook. Eds: Hahn K A & Richardson R C. Williams & Wilkins, USA. pp 106.
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