Hydroxyurea

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
Urea
WR-83799
Abbreviations
HU
HUR
HYD
Category
Chemotherapy
Subcategory
Miscellaneous agent
NSC Number
032065
32065
Primary Site
Brain cancer
CML
Head and neck cancers
Melanoma
Ovarian cancer
Essential thrombocytosis
Histology
None
Remarks
FDA approved uses on chronic myelogenous leukemia, head and neck cancers, melanoma, and advanced ovarian cancer.
Coding
This drug should be coded