Methimez 5mg Tablet

Medically reviewed by Dr. Naresh Dang | Written By Sonu Kumar Rao

Last updated on: November 16, 2020 2:44 pm

Methimez 5mg Tablet

Uses of Methimez 5mg Tablet

Methimez 5mg Tablet is used for the treatment or prevention of the following disease(s):

Overactive Thyroid or Hyperthyroidism

Side effects of Methimez 5mg Tablet

The most common side effects of Methimez 5mg Tablet are – Mild Nausea, Vomiting, Stomach Upset, Itching, Minor Skin Rash, Muscle, Joint, or Nerve Pain, Headache, Drowsiness, Dizziness, Swelling, Hair Loss

These side effects can usually occur in patients. However, these are only indicative and not all patients will experience them.

Precautions while using Methimez 5mg Tablet

Do not use Methimez 5mg Tablet if you are allergic to – Methimazole

If you have heart disease, liver or kidney disease, drug or alcohol addiction, consult your doctor before using Methimez 5mg Tablet.

If you are allergic to any medicine or food, consult your doctor before using this medicine.

Use this medicine under the supervision of your doctor.

To avoid an adverse reaction, consult your doctor if you are already taking other medicines.

How Methimez 5mg Tablet works

Methimez 5mg Tablet contains – Methimazole

Methimazole stops the thyroid gland from making too much thyroid hormone.

Dosage of Methimez 5mg Tablet

The dosage of Methimez 5mg Tablet depends on many factors such as the patient age, health, medical condition or history of the patient and many other conditions.

Please use this medicine as prescribed by your doctor.

Overdose of Methimez 5mg Tablet

If you forget to take a dose of Methimez 5mg Tablet, do not take two doses at the same time, there is a risk of overdose.

If you notice any unusual reaction in your body after taking this medicine, contact your doctor immediately or call your local medical emergency number.

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About Reviewer

Dr. Naresh Dang is an MD in Internal Medicine. He has special interest in the field of Diabetes, and has over two decades of professional experience in his chosen field of specialty. Dr. Dang is an expert in the managememnt of Diabetes, Hypertension and Lipids. He also provides consultation for Life Style Management.

About Author

Sonu Kumar is a registered pharmacist with Bihar State Pharmacy Council with over 6 months experience. He is a medicine content contributor at Zotezo.