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Chemical Methimazole

Name Methimazole
CAS Type 1 Name 2H-Imidazole-2-thione, 1,3-dihydro-1-methyl-
Equivalent Terms 1 Methyl 2 mercaptoimidazole | 1-Methyl-2-mercaptoimidazole | Eli Lilly Brand of Methimazole | Estedi Brand of Methimazole | Favistan | Henning Berlin Brand of Methimazole | Henning, Thiamazol | Hexal Brand of Methimazole | Hexal, Thiamazol | Jones Brand of Methimazole | Mercasolyl | Mercazol | Mercazole | Mercazolyl | Merck Brand of Methimazole | Merkazolil | Methizol | Methylmercaptoimidazole | Methymazol | Metisol | Metizol | Nourypharma Brand of Methimazole | Philopharm Brand of Methimazole | Sanofi Synthelabo Brand of Methimazole | Strumazol | Tapazole | Temmler Brand of Methimazole | Thiamazole | Thiamazol Henning | Thiamazol Hexal | Thimazol | Thyrozol | Tiamazol | Tirodril
CAS Registry Number 60-56-0
Definition A thioureylene antithyroid agent that inhibits the formation of thyroid hormones by interfering with the incorporation of iodine into tyrosyl residues of thyroglobulin. This is done by interfering with the oxidation of iodide ion and iodotyrosyl groups through inhibition of the peroxidase enzyme.
Structure Methimazole
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MeSH® ID D008713
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  1-methyl-3-propylimidazole-2-thione
  2-mercapto-1-methyl-5-methylmercaptoimidazole
  phenyl methimazole