Medicine : Neomercazole (20mg)

Name:Neomercazole (20mg)
Type:Tablet
Manufacturer:Nicholas Piramal India Ltd
Generic Use:Carbimazole
Composition:Carbimazole(20 Mg)
Substitutes:thyrocab (20mg) , anti thyrox(20mg) , neomercazole (20mg)


Generic ( Carbimazole )



Typical use Of Carbimazole :Primary Or Secondary Thyrotoxicosis, Thyrotoxicosis Prior To Thyroidectomy, Intractable Congestive Cardiac Failure, Angina Pectoris And Paroxysmal Tachycardia.
Mechanism of action of Carbimazole :Carbimazole Is Metabolised To Methimazole Which Is Responsible For Its Antithyroid Action. It Blocks The Production Of Thyroid Hormones By Inhibiting Thyroid Peroxidase.
Drug Interaction of Carbimazole :Increased Sensitivity To Warfarin In Hyperthyroidism And Careful Control Required As Patient Is Rendered Euthyroid.
Side effects of Carbimazole :Mild Leucopaenia, Sore Throat, Mouth Ulcers, Fever, Bruising, Malaise; Rarely Cholestatic Jaundice.

INTERACTIONS OF CARBIMAZOLE


How Carbimazole will impact on Pregnancy ?

Experiences Of Drug Use And Evidence From Studies In Pregnant Women Have Shown Risk To Fetus. This Drug May Be Used In Pregnant Women If Benefit Outweighs The Risk. Patients Should Follow The Advice Of The Doctor Regarding Its Use.

How Carbimazole will impact during lactation(breastfeeding) ?

Possibly Unsafe: Evidence From Studies In Breastfeeding Women Show That There Is A Definite Risk Of Side Effects To The Breastfed Infants. However, Use Of The Drug In Breastfeeding Women Is Acceptable In Spite Of The Risk To The Infants, If The Drug Is Needed In A Life-threatening Situation Or For A Serious Disease For Which Safer Drugs Cannot Be Used Or Are Ineffective. Patients Should Follow The Advice Of The Doctor Regarding Its Use.

Medicine & Alcohol use and effect of Carbimazole

No Studies Found