Carbimazole

What is Carbimazole?

this is an antithyroid drug used in treatment of hyperthyroidism.Its also used in thyrotoxic states sometime.it is not safe to give to a pregnant lady because of its teratogenic effects.other drugs of the same group are-propylthyouracil(safe in pregnancy) and methimazole.

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Does carbimazole give hair loss alot

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it's a rare event

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carbimazole may indeed cause hair loss but it does so rarely. Thyroid disease may also...

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how long does carbimazole stay in your system

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Usually within 24hr

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I have been on 5mgs of carbimazole for 2years. My doctor has just stopped my carbimazole to see how I go, but I am due to have elective surgery in...

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Yes

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When I see someone in my practice who presents to me with a similar problem, I do not attempt a withdrawal of...

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