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Can you have a bad reaction to propylthiouracil (ptu)?
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Dr. Richard Shewbridge
Internal Medicine - Endocrinology
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In brief: It's possible.
Ptu (propylthiouracil) can cause a skin reaction (hives, rarely), liver problems (more rare, but that's why it's use is severely restricted these days), and a drop in the white blood cell count (extremely rare).

In brief: It's possible.
Ptu (propylthiouracil) can cause a skin reaction (hives, rarely), liver problems (more rare, but that's why it's use is severely restricted these days), and a drop in the white blood cell count (extremely rare).
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