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Droxia: Oral capsule

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Droxia 200mg Cap
Bristol Myers Squibb Co
Pill Identification: DROXIA 6335 DROXIA 6335 
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Droxia 300mg Cap
Bristol Myers Squibb Co
Pill Identification: DROXIA 6336 DROXIA 6336 

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What is this medicine?

HYDROXYUREA (hye drox ee yoor EE a) is a chemotherapy drug. It slows the growth of cancer cells. This medicine is used to treat certain leukemias, skin cancer, head and neck cancer, and advanced ovarian cancer. It is also used to control the painful crises of sickle cell anemia.

Similar Brand Name Drugs : Hydrea: Oral capsule

Similar Generic Drugs : Hydroxyurea: Oral capsule

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CVS Pharmacy Patient Statistics for Droxia: Oral capsule
Usage by Gender
57.83%
42.17%
Generic vs. Brand Name Usage*
*Brand contains same active ingredient but may not represent FDA-approved generic equivalent
Usage by Age
83.13%
2.41%
1.2%
13.25%
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