The Brand Name RIBOREA Has Generic Salt :: Hydroxyurea
RIBOREA Is From Company Khandelwal Priced :: Rs. 800
RIBOREA have Hydroxyurea is comes under Sub class #N/A of Main Class #N/A
Main Medicine Class:: #N/A Sub Medicine Class :: #N/A
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Indications for Drugs ::
Chronic myeloid leukaemia, Psoriasis, Myeloproliferative disorders, Sickle-cell disease, Essential thrombocythemia, AIDS
Drug Dose ::
Adult: PO Malignancies Chronic myeloid leukaemia: 20-30 mg/kg/day. Solid tumours: 80 mg/kg every third day. With radiotherapy, start treatment 7 days before initiation of radiotherapy. Sickle-cell disease Initial: 15 mg/kg/day. Max: 35 mg/kg/day. Adjust based on response and blood counts. Essential thrombocythemia 15 mg/kg/day. Adjust based on platelet counts.
Severe bone-marrow suppression, severe anaemia, WBC <3000>Drug Precautions ::
Regular monitoring of uric acid concentrations, blood counts, renal and hepatic function is recommended. Prior irradiation therapy. Elderly. Avoid use of live vaccines.
Drug Side Effects ::
GI disturbances, renal impairment, pulmonary oedema, dermatological reactions, headache, dizziness. Disorientation, drowsiness, hallucinations, convulsions, alopecia. Potentially Fatal: Bone marrow suppression.
Pregnancy category ::
Drug Mode of Action ::
Unknown; inhibits DNA synthesis in S phase.
Drug Interactions ::
Other antineoplastic drugs or irradiation, cytarabine (ara-C) & fluoropyrimidines.