hydroxyurea

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hydroxyurea

[‚hī¦dräk·sē·yu̇′rē·ə]
(pharmacology)
HONHCONH2 Needlelike crystals with a melting point of 133-136°C; used as an antineoplastic agent. Also known as hydroxycarbamide.
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AGRYLIN had a 27% share of the total US AGRYLIN, hydrea and generic hydroxyurea prescription market in September 2004 (September 2003: 27%).
1 IMS Prescription Data - ADHD market 2 IMS Prescription Data - extended release carbamazepine market 3 IMS Prescription Data - AGRYLIN, Hydrea, generic hydroxyurea market 4 IMS Prescription Data - mesalamine / olsalazine market 5 IMS Prescription Data - PROAMATINE and fludrocortisone acetate market 6 IMS Prescription Data - Product specific 7 GSK OVERVIEW OF US GAAP FINANCIAL RESULTS Introduction
0% (5) (1) ADHD market (2) extended release carbamazepine market (3) AGRYLIN, Hydrea, generic hydroxyurea market (4) mesalamine / olsalazine market (5) PROAMATINE and fludrocortisone acetate market (6) IMS Prescription Data CNS Franchise ADDERALL XR and ADDERALL
7 million, up 45% on Q3 2001, with 27% share(1) of the combined US AGRYLIN, Hydrea and generic hydroxyurea prescription market in September 2002 -- PENTASA(R) sales of $21.
8% of the combined US Agrylin Hydrea and generic hydroxyurea