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Anti-Thyrox 20 mg Tablet

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Composition for Anti-Thyrox 20 mg Tablet

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Primary uses of Anti-Thyrox 20 mg Tablet

Anti-Thyrox 20 mg Tablet
Anti-Thyrox 20 mg Tablet
100 tablets in 1 bottle

Medicine Overview of Anti-Thyrox Tablet


Uses of Anti-Thyrox Tablet

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

Anti-Thyrox Tablet side effects


Side Effects of Anti-Thyrox are Skin rash, Headache, Skin pigmentation, Pain, Joint stiffness, Nausea, Paresthesia (tingling or pricking sensation), Hair loss.


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. Anti-Thyrox 20 mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Anti-Thyrox Tablet works

Anti-Thyrox 20 mg Tablet is an anti-thyroid medication. It works by reducing 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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Anti-Thyrox Tablet related warnings
Special precautions for Anti-Thyrox Tablet
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Anti-Thyrox 20 mg 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.
Anti-Thyrox 20 mg 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.
Anti-Thyrox 20 mg Tablet may cause side effects which could affect your ability to drive.
There is limited information available on the use of Anti-Thyrox 20 mg Tablet in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.
Anti-Thyrox 20 mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Anti-Thyrox 20 mg 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 20 mg Tablet is not recommended in patients with severe liver disease.

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Frequently asked questions about Anti-Thyrox Tablet

Frequently asked questions about 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.

Severely interacts with other drugs like

Taking Anti-Thyrox with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Anti-Thyrox with Warfarin
Medicines with composition Warfarin: Sofarin, Warf, Uniwarfin, Mywarf, Waf
Anti-Thyrox with Phenindione
Medicines with composition Phenindione: Dindevan
Anti-Thyrox with Digoxin
Medicines with composition Digoxin: Digon, Cardioxin, Lanoxin, Sangoxin, Digitran, Digoxin, Celoxin, Dixin
Medicines with composition Acenocoumarol / Nicoumalone: Acethromb, Nicoz, Artiflo, Acitrom, Acenomac
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