Hydroxyurea Treatment for Sickle Cell Disease

At Children’s National, we understand that families affected by sickle cell disease have many questions about their child's treatment. We are dedicated to connecting you with information to help you understand how hydroxyurea can help children manage sickle cell disease.

  • What is hydroxyurea?
  • What are its benefits?
  • Is hydroxyurea safe?
  • How does it work?
  • How can I get more information?

Getting Started

hydroxyurea treatment

Our handy guide helps you through the treatment process.

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