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A 34-year-old member asked:

What is a substitute drug that is cheaper than agrylin (anagrelide)?

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Dr. Alan Wartenberg
A Verified Doctoranswered
Addiction Medicine 50 years experience
None I know of: As far as I can tell, Agrylin is the only available form of the drug anagrelide. There are other options, but only your hematologist can tell you if they are appropriate for you, and I don't know whether they are cheaper or not. The oldest drug for this is Hydroxyurea which is often combined with aspirin. If you cannot afford drugs, the companies do have vouchers; check out Medicaid and/or ACA.
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