Methimercazole 5 Tablet belongs to a group of medicine called anti-thyroid agents. It is used in the treatment of hyperthyroidism. It reduces the amount of thyroid hormones produced by the thyroid gland.
Methimercazole 5 Tablet may be used alone or in combination with other medicines. It can be taken in with or without food. It should be taken exactly as prescribed by your doctor. Your doctor will decide the dose and how often you should take them. You should take this medicine regularly to get the most benefit from it. Do not stop taking the medicine even if you feel better unless the doctor tells you so.
Taking this medicine may cause some common side effects such as skin rash, nausea, vomiting, joint pain, paresthesia, loss of taste, loss of hair, muscle pain, headache, and drowsiness. Let your doctor know if any of these do not go away with time or worsen.
Before using this medicine, inform your doctor if you have any problems with your liver or kidneys. You should also tell your doctor all the other medications you are taking. Pregnant and breastfeeding mothers should consult their doctors before using the medicine.
USES OF METHIMERCAZOLE TABLET
BENEFITS OF METHIMERCAZOLE TABLET
SIDE EFFECTS OF METHIMERCAZOLE TABLET
Common side effects of Methimercazole
- Skin rash
- Hair loss
- Paresthesia (tingling or pricking sensation)
- Joint pain
- Taste change
- Muscle pain
HOW TO USE METHIMERCAZOLE TABLET
HOW METHIMERCAZOLE TABLET WORKS
Regular monitoring of liver function tests is advisable while you are taking this medicine.