Name

Hydroxyurea

Alternate Names

Carbamo-hydroximic acid
Carbamohydroxamic acid
Carbamoyl oxime
Droxia
Hidrix
Hydrea
Hydreia
hydroxy-
Hydroxycarbamide
Hydroxycarbamine
Hydroxyl-urea
Hydura
Litaler
Litalir
Onco-Carbide
Oxyurea
SQ-1089
WR-83799

Abbreviations

HU
HUR
HYD

Category

Chemotherapy

Subcategory

Miscellaneous agent

NSC Number

032065
32065

Primary Site

CML
Essential thrombocytosis

Histology

None

Remarks

FDA approved uses on chronic myelogenous leukemia, head and neck cancers, melanoma, and advanced ovarian cancer.

Coding

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