Review: Sickle cell anaemia with crisis in Hydroxyurea
This is a review of Sickle cell anaemia with crisis by studying 3,118 people who take Hydroxyurea. We analyze: the time on Hydroxyurea when people have Sickle cell anaemia with crisis, gender and age of these people, the severity of Sickle cell anaemia with crisis, how they recovered, and common conditions and drugs used besides Hydroxyurea. The review is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Hydroxyurea (latest outcomes) has active ingredients of hydroxyurea. It is often used in polycythemia vera, polycythaemia vera. Commonly reported side effects of Hydroxyurea include fever, weakness, nausea, fatigue, diarrhea.
Sickle cell anaemia with crisis
Sickle cell anaemia with crisis (sickle cell anemia have painful episodes) has been reported by people with sickle cell anaemia, iron overload, pain, blood iron increased, constipation.
On Dec, 4, 2013: 3,118 people reported to have side effects when taking Hydroxyurea. Among them, 108 people (3.46%) have Sickle Cell Anaemia With Crisis.
Time on Hydroxyurea when people have Sickle cell anaemia with crisis * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Sickle cell anaemia with crisis||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Sickle cell anaemia with crisis when taking Hydroxyurea * :
|Sickle cell anaemia with crisis||70.75%||29.25% |
Age of people who have Sickle cell anaemia with crisis when taking Hydroxyurea * :
|Sickle cell anaemia with crisis||0.00%||1.18%||7.06%||30.59%||30.59%||23.53%||7.06%||0.00% |
Severity of Sickle cell anaemia with crisis when taking Hydroxyurea ** :
How people recovered from Sickle cell anaemia with crisis ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Sickle cell anaemia (56 people, 51.85%)
- Iron overload (33 people, 30.56%)
- Pain (19 people, 17.59%)
- Nausea (13 people, 12.04%)
- Pulmonary hypertension (10 people, 9.26%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Exjade (83 people, 76.85%)
- Folic acid (82 people, 75.93%)
- Oxycontin (16 people, 14.81%)
- Percocet (14 people, 12.96%)
- Dilaudid (14 people, 12.96%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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- By Beamer: Is there any other help in supplements, vitamins, etc., out there for someone with high platelets?
(for a 82 year old woman who has Essential Thrombocytosis, and takes Hydrea)
I have been on Anagrelide, and have had headaches, swollen ankles, high blood pressure. I am now going back on Hydrea again. It caused some stomach pain,anemia,fatigue, after being on it for 16 years. I'm trying the Hydrea again and have just started back on it.
(Number of patients like Beamer: 77)
- By frexiic: How do you deal with the side-effects of hydroyurea?
(for a 60 year old man who has Polycythaemia Vera, and takes Hydroxyurea, Baby Aspirin)
Suffering from wounds that won't heal in feet and or legs,eye stroke maybe due to peripheral neuropathy often associated with hydroxyurea.
(Number of patients like frexiic: 1,498)
- By Frank: My husband has been taking hydroxurea for 22years. he now as pancreatitis. is there a connection?
(for a 68 year old man who has Von Wildebrands, and takes Hydrea)
He has stints in his heart, has had lung cancer and currently has tumor on head of pancreas.
(Number of patients like Frank: 65)
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