Hydrogem 500mg Capsule

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Composition for Hydrogem 500mg Capsule

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Primarily used for

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₹5.5/Capsule
10 capsules in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of Hydrogem Capsule

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Uses of Hydrogem Capsule

Hydrogem 500mg Capsule is used in the treatment of sickle cell anemia.
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Side effects of Hydrogem Capsule

Common

Megaloblastic anemia, Decreased white blood cell count (neutrophils), Oligospermia (low sperm count), Azoospermia (absence of sperms).

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How to use Hydrogem 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 Hydrogem 500mg Capsule at a fixed time.

How Hydrogem 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 Hydrogem Capsule

Warnings
Special precautions for Hydrogem 500mg Capsule
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Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Hydrogem 500mg Capsule is unsafe to use during pregnancy.

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.
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Lactation
CAUTION
Hydrogem 500mg Capsule is probably usafe to use during lacta
tion. Limited human data suggests that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
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Driving
Hydrogem 500mg Capsule may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tire
d, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
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Kidney
CAUTION
Hydrogem 500mg Capsule should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Hydrogem 500mg Capsule may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

Regular monitoring of kidney function test and some blood tests may be advised while you are taking this medicine.
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Liver
CAUTION
Hydrogem 500mg Capsule should be used with caution in patien
ts with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Hydrogem 500mg Capsule may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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