methimazole Related Diseases & Conditions

Medications are used to manage a variety of conditions. Our doctors have compiled a list of ailments that the medication methimazole may be used to treat or manage.

  • Hyperthyroidism Hyperthyroidism is an excess of thyroid hormone resulting from an overactive thyroid gland. Symptoms can include increased...learn more »
    In This Article
    Hyperthyroidism Article
    • Hyperthyroidism definition and facts
    • What is hyperthyroidism?
    • What are the symptoms of hyperthyroidism?
    • What causes hyperthyroidism?
    • What is graves' disease?
    • What is thyroiditis (inflammation of the thyroid)?
    • What are other causes of hyperthyroidism?
    • Which types of doctors treat hyperthyroidism?
    • How is hyperthyroidism diagnosed?
    • How is medications treat hyperthyroidism?
    • Medications that treat symptoms of hyperthyroidism
    • Antithyroid drugs for hyperthyroidism
    • Radioactive iodine for hyperthyroidism
    • Surgery for hyperthyroidism
    • What should I do if I think I have hyperthyroidism?
  • Thyroid Disorders There are several types of thyroid disorders including hypothyroidism, hyperthyroidism, goiters, thyroid nodules, and thyroid...learn more »
    In This Article
    Thyroid Disorders Article
    • What are thyroid disorders?
    • What are the specific kinds of thyroid disorders?
    • Hypothyroidism
    • Hyperthyroidism
    • Goiter
    • Thyroid nodules
    • Thyroid cancer
    • How are thyroid disorders diagnosed?
    • What is the treatment for thyroid disorders?
    • Thyroid medications
    • Thyroid surgery
    • What is the outlook for thyroid disorders?
  • Graves' Disease Graves' disease is an autoimmune disease that affects the thyroid. Some of the symptoms of Graves' disease include hand tremors,...learn more »
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    Graves' Disease Article
    • Graves' disease facts*
    • What is Graves' disease?
    • What are the symptoms of Graves' disease?
    • Who gets Graves' disease?
    • What causes Graves' disease?
    • How do I find out if I have Graves' disease?
    • How is Graves' disease treated?
    • What could happen if Graves' disease is not treated?
    • Does pregnancy affect the thyroid?
    • Do I need a thyroid test if I become pregnant?
    • I have Graves' disease and want to have a baby. What should I do before I try to become pregnant?
    • How is Graves' disease managed during pregnancy?
    • Can I breastfeed if I am taking antithyroid medicine for Graves' disease?
    • For more information on Graves' disease
  • Thyroiditis Thyroiditis is the inflammation of the thyroid gland. The inflamed thyroid gland can release an excess of thyroid hormones into...learn more »
    In This Article
    Thyroiditis Article
    • Thyroiditis facts*
    • What is thyroiditis
    • Postpartum thyroiditis symptoms and signs
    • Silent or painless thyroiditis symptoms and signs
    • Subacute thyroiditis