Antithyroid Drugs - PowerPoint PPT Presentation

Antithyroid Drugs

  • 550 Views
  • Updated On :
  • Presentation posted in: General

Introduction. use for more than half a centurythe treatment of choice for most young people with Graves' disease. Mechanism of Action . simple molecules :thionamides, contain a sulfhydryl group and a thiourea moiety within a heterocyclic structure Propylthiouracil and methimazole: United StatesMethimazole: Europe and AsiaCarbimazole: United Kingdom actively concentrated by thyroid gland against a concentration gradient.inhibit thyroid hormone synthesis by interfering with thyroid peroxid30777

I am the owner, or an agent authorized to act on behalf of the owner, of the copyrighted work described.

Download Presentation

Antithyroid Drugs

An Image/Link below is provided (as is) to download presentation

Download Policy: Content on the Website is provided to you AS IS for your information and personal use and may not be sold / licensed / shared on other websites without getting consent from its author.While downloading, if for some reason you are not able to download a presentation, the publisher may have deleted the file from their server.


- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - E N D - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -

Presentation Transcript


  • Login