Anti-Thyrox 20mg Tablet

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Composition for Anti-Thyrox 20mg Tablet

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100 tablets in 1 bottle
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Medicine Overview of Anti-Thyrox Tablet

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Uses of Anti-Thyrox Tablet

Anti-Thyrox 20mg Tablet is used in the treatment of hyperthyroidism.
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Side effects of Anti-Thyrox Tablet

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Skin rash, Headache, Skin pigmentation, Pain, Joint stiffness, Nausea, Paresthesia (tingling or pricking sensation), Hair loss.

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How to use Anti-Thyrox Tablet

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. It can be taken with or without food, but it is better to take Anti-Thyrox 20mg Tablet at a fixed time.

How Anti-Thyrox Tablet works

Anti-thyrox 20mg tablet lowers the amount of thyroid hormones produced by the thyroid gland.

In Depth Information on Anti-Thyrox Tablet

Expert advice for Anti-Thyrox Tablet

  • Do not take carbimazole, if you are allergic (hypersensitive) to carbimazole or any of the other ingredients in formulation or other anti-thyroid medicines such as thiamazole, methimazole or propylthiouracil.
  • Avoid taking carbimazole, if you are pregnant or planning to become pregnant or breast-feeding.
  • Do not take carbimazole, if you have a severe liver disorder; serious blood disorder; large thyroid swelling in your neck; if you are receiving radio-iodine.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Anti-Thyrox 20mg Tablet
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Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Anti-Thyrox 20mg Tablet is unsafe to use during pregnancy.

There is positive evidence of human fetal risk, but the benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk, for example in life-threatening situations. Please consult your doctor.
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Lactation
SAFE
Anti-Thyrox 20mg Tablet is safe to use during lactation. Human studies have shown that either the drug does not pass into the breastmilk in significant amount or is not expected to cause toxicity to the baby.

The American Thyroid Association also recommends monitoring babies for appropriate growth and development during routine pediatric check-ups.
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Driving
Anti-Thyrox 20mg Tablet may cause side effects which could affect your ability to drive.
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Kidney
There is limited information available on the use of Anti-Th
yrox 20mg Tablet in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
CAUTION
Anti-Thyrox 20mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Anti-Thyrox 20mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

Inform your doctor if you develop any signs and symptoms of jaundice while taking this medicine. Use of Anti-Thyrox 20mg Tablet is not recommended in patients with severe liver disease.
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Severely interacts with other drugs like
Dixin 3mg/5ml Syrup, Acitrom 4mg Tablet, Acenomac 3mg Tablet, Acenomac 1mg Tablet

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Anti-Thyrox 20mg Tablet

Frequently asked questions for Carbimazole

No. Anti-thyrox is anti-thyroid drug. It is used in the treatment of hyperthyroidism (over functioning of thyroid gland)
You can take Anti-thyrox at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor
Q. Can I take carbimazole with paracetamol/ antihistamines/ Nurofen (ibuprofen)/ antibiotics/ Piriton (chlorpheniramine)/ amoxicillin/ propranolol/ vitamins/ co-codamol (paracetamol and codeine)?
No interactions have been reported between carbimazole and paracetamol/ Nurofen (ibuprofen), antihistaminics, Piriton, amoxicillin, vitamins and Co-codamol. Carbimazole can increase the blood levels of antibiotics like erythromycin, and decrease the blood levels of propranolol
Yes, Anti-thyrox can cause diarrhea, fatigue, hair loss, itching and dry mouth. However side effects like weight gain, weight loss and interference in periods are not proved to be caused by Anti-thyrox
Yes, Anti-thyrox is teratogenic and it can cause skin defects, hypothyroidism and gut abnormalities in fetus
Anti-thyrox is safe when taken at prescribed dose and duration as advised by your doctor.
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