propylthiouracil


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a crystalline compound used as an antithyroid drug in the treatment of goiter

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CRP: C-reactive protein; free T3: free triiodothyronine; free T4: free thyroxine; KI: potassium iodide; MPOANCA: myeloperoxidase-anti-neutrophil cytoplasmic antibody; MTX: methotrexate; PR3-ANCA: proteinase 3-anti-neutrophil cytoplasmic antibody; PSL: prednisolone; PTU: propylthiouracil; RI (13mCi): radioisotope (13mCi); TSH: thyroid-stimulating hormone.
% Count % No Drugs 1 0.5 0 0.0 0 0.0 Tranexamic Acid 122 68.9 9 20 0 0.0 Propylthiouracil 0 0 0 0 5 100 Thyronorm 0 0.0 7 15.55 0 0.0 Tranexamic Acid + Thyroxine 0 0.0 29 64.4 0 0.0 Tranexamic Acid + Oral 54 30.5 0 0.0 0 0.0 Contraceptive Pills Pattern of Bleeding %(Present Study) % (N.Bhavani) % (T.Sruthi) Menorrhagia 55.9 54 45 Acyclical bleeding 19.8 20.5 15 Hypomenorrhoea 1.8 4 -- Oligomenorrhoea 2.2 3 10 Polymenorrhoea 7.9 3.5 17 Polymenorrhagia 8.8 8.5 8 Metrorrhagia 3.5 6.5 5 Table 7.
Predictors of time to remission and treatment failure in patients with Graves' disease treated with propylthiouracil. Clin Invest Med.
Itoh et al., "Comparison of methimazole and propylthiouracil in patients with hyperthyroidism caused by Graves' disease," The Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism, vol.
Propylthiouracil (PTU) was purchased from Zhaohui Pharmaceutical Technology Corporation (Shanghai, China); Euthyrox was purchased from MerkKGaA (Darmstadt, Germany).
morifolium extract ameliorated high-fat/drug-induced fatty liver in mice by orally feeding emulsion containing 10% cholesterol, 20% lard, and 0.2% propylthiouracil [14].
Methimazole and propylthiouracil (PTU) both inhibit thyroperoxidase in the thyroid gland, essentially shutting down the production of thyroid hormone [6].
The recommended therapy for GD during pregnancy is administration of ATDs (propylthiouracil, methimazole or carbimazole).
Some drugs are associated with positive ANCA results with or without clinical vasculitis, such as propylthiouracil, methimazole, and carbimazole.
Treatment approaches: The effects of propylthiouracil (PTU) and methimazole are similar in controlling thyrotoxicosis in pregnancy.
The average duration of treatment with propylthiouracil was 1.6[+ or -]0.94 years in four pregnant women with hyperthyroidism.
High-fat diet was made to consist of 50 mL cooking oil, 10 g quail egg yolk, 0.1% propylthiouracil (PTU), and water to 100.0 mL; other high-fat feed consisted of 150 g standard feed (pellets), 20 g quail egg yolk, and 50 g margarine.
Propylthiouracil attenuates acetaminophen-induced renal damage in the rat.
Moreover, hyperthyroidism can be related to proximal myopathy and ANCA-positive drug-dependent vasculitis associated with propylthiouracil (5).