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Hydroxyurea

(hye-droks-ee-your-EE-a)

Hydroxyurea is a drug used to treat a variety of disorders including certain types of cancer, sickle cell disease and blood diseases.

This medication is available as a capsule to be taken by mouth, but a pharmacy may be able to make a solution.

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Special Instructions

If Your Child Misses a Dose

Possible Side Effects of Medication

Call Your Child's Doctor If:


Last Updated: 11/2013