Methimazole

Information about Methimazole

Methimazole uses

Methimazole is used in the treatment of hyperthyroidism.

How methimazole works

Methimazole lowers the amount of thyroid hormones produced by the thyroid gland.

Common side effects of methimazole

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

Available Medicine for Methimazole

  • ₹42 to ₹75
    Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd
    2 variant(s)

Content on this page was last updated on 27 March, 2017, by Dr. Varun Gupta (MD Pharmacology)