Medicine Overview of Durea Capsule
Uses of Durea Capsule
Durea 500mg Capsule is used in the treatment of sickle cell anemia.
Side effects of Durea Capsule
Megaloblastic anemia, Decreased white blood cell count (neutrophils), Oligospermia (low sperm count), Azoospermia (absence of sperms).
How to use Durea Capsule
Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. It can be taken with or without food, but it is better to take Durea 500mg Capsule at a fixed time.
How Durea Capsule works
Hydroxycarbamide causes inhibition of DNA synthesis during the S-phase of cell division by acting as a ribonucleotide reductase inhibitor resulting to cell death. It is S-phase specific.
In Depth Information on Durea Capsule
Special precautions for Durea 500mg Capsule
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Durea 500mg Capsule is unsafe to use during pregnancy.+more
There is positive evidence of human fetal risk, but the benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk, for example in life-threatening situations. Please consult your doctor....
There is positive evidence of human fetal risk, but the benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk, for example in life-threatening situations. Please consult your doctor.
Durea 500mg Capsule is probably usafe to use during lactatio+more
n. Limited human data suggests that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby....
Durea 500mg Capsule may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired,+more
or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive....
Durea 500mg Capsule should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Durea 500mg Capsule may be needed. Please consult your doctor.+more
Regular monitoring of kidney function test and some blood tests may be advised while you are taking this medicine....
Regular monitoring of kidney function test and some blood tests may be advised while you are taking this medicine.
Durea 500mg Capsule should be used with caution in patients+more
with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Durea 500mg Capsule may be needed. Please consult your doctor....
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Patients taking Durea 500mg Capsule
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What are you using this medicine for?
Sickle cell anemia
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