methylthiouracil


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methylthiouracil

a thiourea antithyroid drug.
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Effects of exogenous triiodothyronine (T3) and a goitrogen, methylthiouracil (MTU), on thyroid gland function sheep.
A comparison of potassium perchlorate, methylthiouracil, and carbimazole in the treatment of thyrotoxicosis.
At the present time propylthiouracil, methylthiouracil and 1-methyl-2-mercaptoimidazole (methimazole) are widely employed in the preparation of thyrotoxic patients for surgery, and to a lesser extent in the chronic control of the overactive thyroid gland (5).