This medication is a pro-drug, prescribed for hyperthyroidism. It reduces the amount of thyroid hormone.
Contraindicated in patients with goiter and hypersensitivity.
Initial dose: 15-45mg daily in divided doses for 2-4 weeks.
It comes as a tablet and capsule to take by mouth with or without food.
• Caution should be exercised in patients with history of liver disease and during pregnancy and breast-feeding.
Sore throat, mouth ulcers, fever, bruising, uneasiness, jaundice, nausea, loss of taste, headache, joint pain and hair loss.
Avoid excess dosage.
Store it at room temperature (25oC).
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