A 47-year-old member asked:
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side effects from methimazole unpleasant?

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Dr. Quang Nguyen
Specializes in Endocrinology
Usually not: Most common side effects are rash, nausea, vomiting, headache, headache, swelling. It's used to treat hyperthyroidism. Symptoms of hyperthyroidism are more unpleasant in my opinion compared to methimazole.
Answered on Oct 3, 2016

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