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Review: how effective is Propylthiouracil for Overactive thyroid?

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Overall ratings: 3.3/5
Long term ratings: 4.2/5
On a scale of 1 to 5: 1=not at all, 2=somewhat, 3=moderate, 4=high, 5=very high

This is a review of how effective Propylthiouracil (propylthiouracil) is for Overactive thyroid. The study is based on 31 reports from user community and is updated continuously.

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What is Propylthiouracil

Propylthiouracil (latest outcomes from 1,091 users) has active ingredients of propylthiouracil. It is often used in hyperthyroidism.

Overactive thyroid

Overactive thyroid (latest reports from 30,935 patients) can be treated by Levothyroxine Sodium, Synthroid, Methimazole, Tapazole, Propylthiouracil, Levothyroxine Thyroid.

On Sep, 2, 2014: 31 people are studied for taking Propylthiouracil in Overactive thyroid

Propylthiouracil effectiveness for Overactive thyroid

Long term Propylthiouracil effectiveness for Overactive thyroid

Propylthiouracil effectiveness for Overactive thyroid (number of people):

not at allsomewhatmoderatehighvery high
Long term
(1+ years)

Gender of people who take Propylthiouracil for Overactive thyroid * :

Overactive thyroid87.10%12.90%

Age of people who take Propylthiouracil for Overactive thyroid * :

Overactive thyroid0.00%0.00%6.45%16.13%32.26%16.13%16.13%12.90%

Who find Propylthiouracil more effective for Overactive thyroid?

Gender of people who find Propylthiouracil more effective * :

Overactive thyroid86.67%13.33%

Age of people who find Propylthiouracil more effective * :

Overactive thyroid0.00%0.00%0.00%20.00%26.67%26.67%20.00%6.67%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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