Hydroxyurea and sun
WHY is it so important to wear sunscreen and sunglasses while taking hydroxyurea???...
So I went to the hematologist today and for the first time in years my platelets were at normal levels. But my anemia is getting worse....
He has recommended a different tx approach for my Polycythemia Vera....
Advil and hydroxyurea
Hydroxyurea Does anyone know if it’s ok to take Advil when on hydroxyurea for an occasional headache or backache...
hydroxyurea side effects?
I I was recently diagnosed with polycythemia vera and I would like to know what side effects have been experienced by others taking hydroxyur...
Hi, is hair loss related to Hydroxyurea? I saw today that I have a receding hair line....
Hydro and MF
I am trying to find the post someone wrote about Hydroxyurea inducing progression to MF....
fluoride for teeth when on hydroxyurea?
My dentist has recommended that I start using fluoride gel trays for my teeth to protect them while taking the hydroxyurea. Has anyone heard ...
ET and Pregnancy
Some articles say 3-6 months or upto 1 year break from medicine is important for males on Hydroxyurea. I tried to take a break and in 3 weeks...
High platelet count? Anagrelide? Hydroxyurea?
I have been reading of some scary side effects that anagrelide has caused some people so I was wondering whether or not he should continue ta...
So, if one is not to take ibuprofen for anti-inflammation relief ( sports injury ), because of being on hydroxyurea for ET, any ideas what an...
PV (JAK2) and Thrombocythemia
Hello, I have PV and the JAK 2 mutation. I been taking low dose aspirin and having phlebotomies for the last 5 years....
How soon does HU give results ?
How soon does hydroxyurea start showing results in reducing the platelet count ?...
How long for hydroxyurea to lower platelets?
My mum has been diagnosed with ET and has been taking hydroxyurea since March, with her dose increasing to 1000mg/1500mg on various days of t...
I’ve had Polycythemia Vera for 10 years. Dr. suspects it is turning into Myleofibrosis
Recently my hematologist felt like my polycythemia vera May be changing into Myleofibrosis. I also had a bone marrow biopsy that came back “ ...
Hair loss and hydroxy
I know this should be the least of my concerns about taking hydroxyurea, but .... What are others ’ experiences with hair loss, taking 1 caps...
Hydroxy and sun?
Diagnosed with ET CALR+ 2 yrs ago and 4 weeks ago I was put on a daily dose of Hydroxyurea 500mgday ....
Hydroxyurea and tongue problems
I am dealing with PV and am on Hydroxyurea 500 mg per day. Problem is that though after a month of HU , I now have good blood reports, My ton...
Blood levels other than platelets
I have ET, no mutation. My platelets have nicely come down to below 400 with my current dose of hydroxy....
Still High platelets on meds
Has anyone been on hydroxyurea 2 pills a day and still have platelets high?...
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