The Brand Name ANTI-THYROX Has Generic Salt :: Carbimazole 

ANTI-THYROX  Is From Company Macleods Priced :: Rs. 83.44

ANTI-THYROX have Carbimazole is comes under Sub class Thyroid , Anti Thyroid Drugs of  Main Class Endocrine,Steroid Hormones , Metabolic System

Main Medicine Class:: Endocrine,Steroid Hormones , Metabolic System  Sub Medicine Class :: Thyroid , Anti Thyroid Drugs 

 Salt Name :  OR Generic Name Form Price : MRP /Probable Packing
Carbimazole  TAB  Rs. 83.44  100
Brand Name Company / Manufacturers Strength Unit Price / 100
 ANTI-THYROX  Macleods  5MG  100 Rs. 83.44

Company  Brand Name  Salt Combination Main Medical Class Sub Medical Class
 From Macleods :: ANTI-THYROX  Carbimazole  Endocrine,Steroid Hormones , Metabolic System Thyroid , Anti Thyroid Drugs

Indications for Drugs ::

Grave’s disease, Hyperthyroidism, Diabetic nephropathy, Preparation for thyroidectomy

Drug Dose ::

Oral Hyperthyroidism, Adjunct to radio-iodine therapy, Grave’s disease, Preparation for thyroidectomy Adult: Initially, 20-60 mg daily as a single or divided dose, reduced gradually once euthyroidism is achieved. Maintenance: 5-15 mg daily for at least 1 yr or 18 mth. Child: 4-12 yr: Initially, 15 mg daily.

Contraindication ::

Hyperthyroidism due to nodular goitre.

Drug Precautions ::

Liver diseases, pregnancy, lactation.

Drug Side Effects ::

Mild leucopaenia, sore throat, mouth ulcers, fever, bruising, malaise; rarely cholestatic jaundice; nephrotic syndrome. Nausea, loss of taste, headache, arthralgia, alopoecia. Potentially Fatal: Agranulocytosis, aplastic anaemia, hypoprothrombinaemia, neutropaenia; hypothyroidism and goitre.

Pregnancy category ::
Pregnancy category


Drug Mode of Action ::  

Carbimazole is metabolised to methimazole which is responsible for its antithyroid action. It blocks the production of thyroid hormones by inhibiting thyroid peroxidase.

Drug Interactions ::

Potentially Fatal: Increased sensitivity to warfarin in hyperthyroidism and careful control required as patient is rendered euthyroid.


Disclaimer ::

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