Droxia

Active Ingredient(s): Hydroxyurea
FDA Approved: * December 7, 1967
Pharm Company: * BRISTOL MYERS SQUIBB
Category: HIV / AIDS

* This drug may consist of multiple approval dates, manufacturers, or distributors. If applicable, they would be listed below under "NDC Database Records".



Droxia Overview

Hydroxycarbamide, also known as hydroxyurea, is a medication used in sickle-cell disease, essential thrombocythemia, chronic myelogenous leukemia and cervical cancer.[1][2] In sickle-cell disease it increases fetal hemoglobin and decreases the number of attacks.[1] It is taken by mouth.[1] Common side effects include bone marrow suppression, fevers, loss of appetite, psychiatric problems, shortness of breath, and headaches.&#...

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Hydroxyurea
  • Capsule: 1000mg, 200mg, 250mg, 300mg, 400mg, 500mg
  • Tablet: 1000mg, 100mg, 1gm
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

NDC Database Records for Droxia: (3 results)

Sorted by National Drug Code
  • 0003-6335 Droxia 200 mg Oral Capsule by E.r. Squibb & Sons, L.L.C.
  • 0003-6336 Droxia 300 mg Oral Capsule by E.r. Squibb & Sons, L.L.C.
  • 0003-6337 Droxia 400 mg Oral Capsule by E.r. Squibb & Sons, L.L.C.

Other drugs which contain Hydroxyurea or a similar ingredient: (4 results)