Treatment of radiation or cyclophosphamide induced hemorrhagic cystitis using conjugated estrogen.

@article{Liu1990TreatmentOR,
  title={Treatment of radiation or cyclophosphamide induced hemorrhagic cystitis using conjugated estrogen.},
  author={Yin Kun Liu and Jennifer Harty and G S Steinbock and Hiromi A K Holt and Dr. Henri Goldstein and Mahul Amin},
  journal={The Journal of urology},
  year={1990},
  volume={144 1},
  pages={41-3}
}
Five patients with severe hemorrhagic cystitis induced by radiation and/or cyclophosphamide were systematically treated with conjugated estrogen. Two patients received conjugated estrogen twice each day (1 mg. per kg.) intravenously, followed on day 3 and thereafter by 5 mg. per day orally. Hematuria decreased markedly 6 to 8 hours after the initial dose and urine color became light yellow within 1 to 3 days. The other 3 patients received 5 mg. conjugated estrogen per day orally and urine color… CONTINUE READING

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