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Chemical Propylthiouracil

Name Propylthiouracil
CAS Type 1 Name 4(1H)-Pyrimidinone, 2,3-dihydro-6-propyl-2-thioxo-
Equivalent Terms 6 Propyl 2 Thiouracil | 6-Propyl-2-Thiouracil
CAS Registry Number 51-52-5
Definition A thiourea antithyroid agent. Propythiouracil inhibits the synthesis of thyroxine and inhibits the peripheral conversion of throxine to tri-iodothyronine. It is used in the treatment of hyperthyroidism. (From Martindale, The Extra Pharmacopeoia, 30th ed, p534)
Structure Propylthiouracil
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MeSH® ID D011441
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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 Propylthiouracil Has associated genes Has associated diseases

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Propylthiouracil Has associated genes Has associated diseases
  1-propyl-4-thiouracil