Description and Brand Names

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US Brand Name

  1. Tapazole

Descriptions


Methimazole is used to treat hyperthyroidism, a condition where the thyroid gland produces too much thyroid hormone. It is also used before thyroid surgery or radioactive iodine treatment. Methimazole is an antithyroid medicine. It works by making it harder for the body to make thyroid hormone.

This medicine is available only with your doctor's prescription.

This product is available in the following dosage forms:

  • Tablet