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Methimazole (Methimazole) - Hyperthyroidism - Suspected Cause - Side Effect Reports

 
 



Index of reports > Cases with Hyperthyroidism (6)

Below is the selection of side effect reports (a.k.a. adverse event reports) related to Methimazole where reactions include hyperthyroidism. The selected reports were submitted to the FDA during the sample period of about a year.

Possible Methimazole side effects in 50 year old female

Reported by a pharmacist from United States on 2012-08-03

Patient: 50 year old female, weighing 45.0 kg (99.0 pounds)

Reactions: Drug Level Above Therapeutic, Drug Interaction, Transient Ischaemic Attack, Hyperthyroidism

Adverse event resulted in: hospitalization

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Tegretol
    Dosage: 400 mg qam po 200 mg bid@noon and mn po chronic
    Administration route: Oral
    Indication: Convulsion

Methimazole
    Dosage: methimazole 10 mg po bid
    Administration route: Oral

Other drugs received by patient: CA + VIT D; Vitamin D; Propranolol



Possible Methimazole side effects in 52 year old female

Reported by a individual with unspecified qualification from Poland on 2012-06-19

Patient: 52 year old female

Reactions: Agranulocytosis, Drug Ineffective, Hyperthyroidism

Adverse event resulted in: life threatening event, hospitalization

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Ribavirin
    Dosage: dose reduced

Peginterferon Alfa-2B
    Indication: Hepatitis C

Ribavirin
    Indication: Hepatitis C

Methimazole
    Indication: Hyperthyroidism



Possible Methimazole side effects in female

Reported by a individual with unspecified qualification from Germany on 2012-05-09

Patient: female, weighing 60.0 kg (132.0 pounds)

Reactions: Anxiety, Panic Attack, Hyperthyroidism

Adverse event resulted in: hospitalization

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Pegasys
    Indication: Hepatitis C
    Start date: 2012-04-05

Alisporivir
    Administration route: Oral
    Indication: Hepatitis C
    Start date: 2011-04-05

Copegus
    Indication: Hepatitis C
    Start date: 2011-04-05

Levothyroxine Sodium
    Indication: Product Used FOR Unknown Indication

Methimazole
    Indication: Hyperthyroidism
    Start date: 2011-10-06
    End date: 2012-01-17



Possible Methimazole side effects in 52 year old female

Reported by a health professional (non-physician/pharmacist) from Poland on 2012-05-08

Patient: 52 year old female

Reactions: Dysphagia, Trismus, Drug Ineffective, Anaemia, Tonsillitis, Exercise Tolerance Decreased, Irritability, Mucosal Ulceration, Agranulocytosis, Insomnia, Enterococcus Test Positive, Hyperthyroidism

Adverse event resulted in: hospitalization

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Peginterferon Alfa-2B
    Dosage: 150 ug once a week
    Indication: Hepatitis C

Methimazole
    Dosage: 20 mg/day
    Indication: Hyperthyroidism

Ribavirin
    Dosage: 1.2 g/day, 1 g/day (dose reduced)
    Indication: Hepatitis C



Possible Methimazole side effects in 27 year old female

Reported by a health professional (non-physician/pharmacist) from Poland on 2012-05-08

Patient: 27 year old female

Reactions: Nasopharyngitis, Chills, Oropharyngeal Pain, Pyrexia, Pallor, Band Neutrophil Percentage Decreased, Oedema Mucosal, Neutrophil Percentage Decreased, Thrombocytopenia, Monocyte Percentage Increased, Epistaxis, Eosinophil Count Decreased, Haemoglobin Decreased, Agranulocytosis, Arthralgia, Hyperthyroidism, Asthenia

Adverse event resulted in: hospitalization

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Peginterferon Alfa-2A
    Dosage: 180 ug once weekly
    Indication: Hepatitis C

Ribavirin
    Dosage: 1.0 g/day
    Indication: Hepatitis C

Methimazole
    Dosage: 20 mg/day
    Indication: Hyperthyroidism

Propylthiouracil
    Dosage: 50 mg/day
    Indication: Hyperthyroidism



Possible Methimazole side effects in 44 year old female

Reported by a health professional (non-physician/pharmacist) from Taiwan, Province of China on 2011-10-05

Patient: 44 year old female

Reactions: Agranulocytosis, Impaired Healing, Blood Culture Positive, Pseudomonas Infection, Culture Throat Positive, Pyrexia, Oropharyngeal Pain, Hyperthyroidism, Leukopenia

Adverse event resulted in: hospitalization

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Methimazole

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