Hydroxyurea Oral Capsule 500Mg Drug Medication Dosage Information
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Hydroxyurea: Oral capsule (500mg)

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Hydroxyurea 500mg Cap
Par Pharmaceutical Inc
Pill Identification: 724 par 
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Hydroxyurea 500mg Cap
Barr Laboratories Inc a Division of Teva USA
Pill Identification: barr 882 

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.

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*Brand contains same active ingredient but may not represent FDA-approved generic equivalent
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Hydroxyurea 500mg Capsule

NDC: 498840724
  • Prescription Required
  • Not a Controlled Drug
    (CSA Schedule)
  • FDA Approved





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Store at 77 degrees F; excursions permitted to 59-86 degrees F
Hydroxyurea 500mg Capsule
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Par Pharmaceutical Inc
Pill Identification: 724 par 
Shape: capsule
Color: green,pink
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