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antithyroid

 [an″te-thi´roid]
suppressing or inhibiting thyroid activity.

an·ti·thy·roid

(an'tē-thī'royd),
Relating to an agent that suppresses thyroid function (for example, propylthiouracil).

antithyroid

/an·ti·thy·roid/ (-thi´roid) counteracting thyroid functioning, especially in its synthesis of thyroid hormones.

antithyroid

adjective Referring to an effect that counters thyroid activity.
 
noun An agent that counters thyroid activity.

antithyroid

suppressing thyroid activity.

antithyroid drugs
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If the mother is taking antithyroid drugs, infants are usually born asymptomatic.
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Antithyroid drugs have been used for the treatment of hyperthyroidism for more than 50 years.
Available treatments include I-131 radioactive iodine (the form of radioactive iodine that damages thyroid tissue), antithyroid drugs and surgery.
Women who have negative TRAb and do not require antithyroid drugs have a very low risk of fetal or neonatal thyroid dysfunction.
Treatment can include beta-blockers, antithyroid drugs that lower thyroid hormone concentrations, and radioactive iodine treatment that destroys the thyroid gland.
His symptoms improved after potassium replacement and treatment with beta-blocker and antithyroid drugs.