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Propylthiouracil

Introduction: Propylthiouracil

Description of Propylthiouracil

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Possible human carcinogenic exposure -- Propylthiouracil:
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Propylthiouracil: A thiourea antithyroid agent. Propythiouracil inhibits the synthesis of thyroxine and inhibits the peripheral conversion of throxine to tri-iodothyronine. It is used in the treatment of hyperthyroidism. (From Martindale, The Extra Pharmacopeoia, 30th ed, p534)
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Propylthiouracil: A thiourea antithyroid agent. Propythiouracil inhibits the synthesis of thyroxine and inhibits the peripheral conversion of throxine to tri-iodothyronine. It is used in the treatment of hyperthyroidism. (From Martindale, The Extra Pharmacopeoia, 30th ed, p534).
Source: MeSH 2007

Propylthiouracil: Related Topics

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Drug name confusion

Because many drug names share similar spellings or sound almost identical when spoken, it is possible to mistake the name of a particular medication. Other drugs that are sometimes confused with Propylthiouracil include:

  • Purinethol

Propylthiouracil as a Disease

Propylthiouracil: Another name for Possible human carcinogenic exposure -- Propylthiouracil (or close medical condition association).
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  »Symptoms of Possible human carcinogenic exposure -- Propylthiouracil

Propylthiouracil: Related Diseases

Propylthiouracil: Propylthiouracil is listed as a type of (or associated with) the following medical conditions in our database:

Symptoms of Propylthiouracil (Possible human carcinogenic exposure -- Propylthiouracil)

Some of the symptoms of Propylthiouracil incude:

  • Increased risk of cancer

Propylthiouracil: Treatments

Propylthiouracil (treatment): See Propylthiouracil (treatment information).

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Hierarchical classifications of Propylthiouracil

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