Review: could Methimazole cause Hives?
(By eHealthMe on Mar, 5, 2014)
Severity ratings: 3.0/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
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Methimazole (latest outcomes from 1,646 users) has active ingredients of methimazole. It is often used in hyperthyroidism, graves disease. Commonly reported side effects of Methimazole include fever, rashes, hyperthyroidism, weakness, agranulocytosis.
Hives (latest reports from 2,767 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, depression, stress and anxiety, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder.
On Mar, 3, 2014: 1,356 people reported to have side effects when taking Methimazole. Among them, 1 people (0.07%) has Hives.
Time on Methimazole when people have Hives * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Hives when taking Methimazole * :
Age of people who have Hives when taking Methimazole * :
Severity of Hives when taking Methimazole ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Hives ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Multiple allergies (1 people, 100.00%)
- High blood pressure (1 people, 100.00%)
- Graves disease (1 people, 100.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Benadryl (1 people, 100.00%)
- Atenolol (1 people, 100.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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