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Chemical Methylthiouracil

Name Methylthiouracil
CAS Type 1 Name 4(1H)-Pyrimidinone, 2,3-dihydro-6-methyl-2-thioxo-
Equivalent Terms 4-Methyl-2-thiouracil | Alkiron | Metacil | Physicians Brand of Methylthiouracil | Thimecil
CAS Registry Number 56-04-2
Definition A thiourea antithyroid agent that inhibits the synthesis of thyroid hormone. It is used in the treatment of hyperthyroidism.
Structure Methylthiouracil
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MeSH® ID D008779
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ChemicalsHeterocyclic Compounds Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Heterocyclic Compounds, 1-Ring Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Pyrimidines Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Pyrimidinones Has associated genes Has associated diseases Uracil Has associated genes Has associated diseases Thiouracil Has associated genes Has associated diseases Methylthiouracil Has associated genes Has associated diseases

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