Potassium perchlorate

Potassium perchlorate (Kalii perchloridum; list B) - antithyroid drug. Apply a potassium perchlorate mainly in medium and light forms of hyperthyroidism, occurring against the background of a significant decline in the power and duration of the disease.
Designate potassium perchlorate in powders or pills to 0.25 grams before eating, in the first 4-6 weeks 2-3 times a day, and in the next 1-2 times a day; treatment is 2-4 months. Potassium perchlorate is contraindicated in pregnancy, ulcer disease of stomach and duodenal ulcers, diseases of the blood system. Method of production: powder and tablets 0.25 g
Cm. also Antithyroid funds.

Potassium perchlorate (Kalium perchloricum; formula KClO4) - antithyroid drug. On therapeutic activity inferior to mercazole (see) and thiuragyl {see). Applied to diffuse toxic goiter, hyperthyroidism moderate and mild, diffuse endemic and sporadic hyperthyroid goitre, secondary and reactive hyperthyroidism. Contraindicated in ulcer disease of stomach and duodenal ulcers, pregnancy. Side effects (headache, bad appetite, nausea, lakopenia, trombopenia) have been observed infrequently. In the first 4-6 weeks of treatment appoint 0.5-1 g / day, and then 0.25-0.5, the Duration of treatment is 4-6 months. Method of production: powder and pills to 0.25 g Cm. also Antithyroid funds.