Anagrelide

What is Anagrelide?

Treats a blood disorder called thrombocythemia where there are too many platelets in the blood.

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Need more information on medications for the treatment of thrombocytopenia? My husband has been on anagrelide 0.5mg for the last 4 yrs and now...

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Hydroxyurea is the drug of choice.

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HEMATOLOGY: Best drug for treating essential thrombocytosis-- Anagrelide or Hydrea (?)? Very difficult to find...

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Hydoxyurea plus aspirin is treatment of choice.

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I have stopped taking my medicine hydrea 9 days ago i normally take it every alternate day. And feel good does this mean my problem my be getting...

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It may be due to hydrea side effects.

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