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Antithyroid Drugs to Treat Graves' Disease and Hyperthyroidism
Jun 25, 2014 ... Antithyroid drugs -- also referred to as thionamides -- are medications that treat an overactive thyroid (hyperthyroidism) by blocking the thyroid ...
http://thyroid.about.com/od/hyperthyroidismgraves/a/antithyroid-drugs.htm
Methimazole/Tapazole - Antithyroid Drugs for Graves' Disease
May 1, 2014 ... Methimazole, known in the US by the brand name Tapazole, is an antithyroid drug used to treat Graves' disease and hyperthyroidism.
http://thyroid.about.com/od/hyperthyroidismgraves/a/methimazole-tapazole.htm
Antithyroid Drugs Available Outside the United States: Methimazole ...
Sep 3, 2013 ... A look at the antithyroid drugs available outside the United States, including methimazole, carbimazole -- which is commonly known by the ...
http://thyroid.about.com/od/hyperthyroidismgraves/a/antithyroid-drugs-foreign.htm
Propylthiouracil / PTU - Information about the antithyroid drug ...
Sep 3, 2013 ... About the antithyroid drug propylthiouracil - PTU - which is used to treat Graves' disease and hyperthyroidism, an overactive thyroid gland.
http://thyroid.about.com/od/hyperthyroidismgraves/a/propylthiouracil-ptu.htm
Treatment of Graves' Disease and Hyperthyroidism - Thyroid Disease
Jun 25, 2014 ... Antithyroid drugs have been in use since the 1940s. They are given to help normalize the thyroid levels and eliminate symptoms by making it ...
http://thyroid.about.com/od/hyperthyroidismgraves/a/treatment.htm
Can Antithyroid Drugs for Hyperthyroidism Be ... - Thyroid Disease
Jun 23, 2014 ... The issue of breastfeeding while taking antithyroid drugs is controversial. Can a woman taking antithyroid drugs like methimazole (Tapazole), ...
http://thyroid.about.com/od/breastfeeding/f/antithyroiddrug.htm
Overactive Thyroid Treatment for Pregnant Women - Thyroid Disease
A look at treatments for hyperthyroidism during pregnancy, including prescription antithyroid medications, beta blockers, and surgery, as well as information on ...
http://thyroid.about.com/od/hormonepregnantmenopause1/a/hyper_treatment.htm
Antithyroid Drugstore -- PTU & Tapazole
Information on where to purchase anti-thyroid drugs such as Tapazole, Carbimazole, and PTU Propylthiouracil online.
http://thyroid.about.com/cs/ptuwheretobu
Graves' Disease and Research - Rare Diseases - About.com
Jan 29, 2013 ... Radioactive iodine (taken in capsules) is the simplest treatment, but physicians generally do not like to use it in children. Antithyroid drugs ...
http://rarediseases.about.com/cs/gravesdisease/a/030202.htm
Treatments for Thyroid Diseases and Conditions
Aug 18, 2014 ... antithyroid drugs; radioactive iodine treatment (RAI), also known as radioiodine ablation; surgical removal of all or part of the thyroid, known as ...
http://thyroid.about.com/od/thyroiddrugstreatments/a/treatments.htm
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