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Im having severe (even rare) side effects of ptu (propylthiouracil). Do I call my endo?

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Dr. Vered Lewy-Weiss
Pediatrics - Endocrinology
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In brief: YES!!

Ptu (propylthiouracil) earned a black box label from the fda because it may cause liver failure.
Other side effects might include suppression of infection fighting cells in the bone marrow, rash, and joint swelling. Please contact your doctor right away!

In brief: YES!!

Ptu (propylthiouracil) earned a black box label from the fda because it may cause liver failure.
Other side effects might include suppression of infection fighting cells in the bone marrow, rash, and joint swelling. Please contact your doctor right away!
Dr. Vered Lewy-Weiss
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Dr. John Cheng
Family Medicine
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In brief: Yes

You should have that discussion with your prescribing doctor.

In brief: Yes

You should have that discussion with your prescribing doctor.
Dr. John Cheng
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