Generic for Neo-Mercazole* (carbimazole) is an antithyroid medicine used to treat hyperthyroidism (overactive thyroid gland). This medication is used to decrease the production of thyroid hormones by the thyroid gland. This medicine may also be used to treat other conditions as determined by your doctor.
The dosage of Generic for Neo-Mercazole* prescribed to each patient will vary. Always follow your physician?s instructions and/or the directions on the prescription drug label.
Generic for Neo-Mercazole* can be taken with or without food.
If your physician has instructed or directed you to take Generic for Neo-Mercazole* medication in a regular schedule and you have missed a dose of this medicine, take it as soon as you remember. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, then skip the missed dose and go back to your regular dosing schedule. Do not double the doses unless otherwise directed.
Any medication taken in excess can have serious consequences. If you suspect an overdose of Generic for Neo-Mercazole*, seek medical attention immediately.
It may be noted that drugs other than those listed above may also interact with Generic for Neo-Mercazole*.
Usually drug interactions occur when it is taken with another drug or with food. Before you take a medication for a particular ailment, you should inform the health expert about intake of any other medications including non-prescription medications, over-the-counter medicines that may increase the effect of Generic for Neo-Mercazole*, and dietary supplements like vitamins, minerals and herbal, so that the doctor can warn you of any possible drug interactions.
Also, tell your prescriber or health care professional if you are a frequent user of drinks containing caffeine or alcohol, if you smoke, or if you use illegal drugs. These may affect the way your medicine works. Check with your health care professional before stopping or starting any of your medicines.
Like other medicines, Generic for Neo-Mercazole* can cause some side effects. If they do occur, the side effects of Generic for Neo-Mercazole* are most likely to be minor and temporary. However, some may be serious and may require the individual to inform the doctor or visit the nearest hospital immediately.
It is pertinent to note that side effects of Generic for Neo-Mercazole* cannot be anticipated. If any side effects of Generic for Neo-Mercazole* develop or change in intensity, the doctor should be informed as soon as possible.
Generic for Neo-Mercazole* can cause side effects such as dizziness, headache, rash, nausea, vomiting and hair thinning. This is not a complete list of all side effects. Do concur with your doctor and follow his directions completely when you are taking Generic for Neo-Mercazole*.
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The health and medical information provided here is intended to supplement and not substitute for the expertise and judgment of your physician, pharmacists or other health care professional. The health and medical information provided here is intended to supplement and not substitute for the expertise and judgment of your physician, pharmacists or other health care professional. It should not be understood to indicate that the use of Generic for Neo-Mercazole* is safe, appropriate or effective for you. Always consult your health care professional before using this, or any other, drug.