Thiuragyl (Methylthiouracilum; list B) - antithyroid drug. Thiuragyl reduces the synthesis of thyroxin in the thyroid gland, thereby therapeutic effect with its hyperactive. Apply with graves ' disease, thyrotoxicosis inside of 0.25 g 3 times a day, gradually decreasing doses up to 0,2 - 0,1 g 1 time per day. Nominated for several months. Higher doses: single 0.25 g daily 0,75, To prevent hypertrophy of the thyroid gland assign microdose of iodine; in the development of radiation - stimulants leikopoaiza. Thiuragyl contraindicated in nodular forms of thyroid goiter, leukopenia, in the second half of pregnancy. Method of production: powder and tablets 0.25 g
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Thiuragyl (Methylthiouracilum; synonym: Methyocil, Muracil, Prostrumil, Thyreonorm; list B) - synthetic antithyroid (tireostaticeski) product; 6-methyl-thiouracil. Shown in diffuse toxic goiter (graves ' disease), diffuse hyperthyroid goitre in the following doses: initial -0,25 g two-three times a day with subsequent reduction up to 0.05-0.1 g twice a day. The duration of treatment - a few months. Contraindicated in nodular forms of goiter, hypothyroidism, leukopenia, pregnancy. Complications and side effects: lakopenia, agranulozitos, swelling and increasing prevalence ("sobolinoe", or stromynke, action). Forms: tablets : 0.25 g and powder. Keep in the dark in a dry place. Cm. also Antithyroid funds.