Methimazole

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Other names: Tapazole, Northyx
Method of use: Pill
Prescribing mode: Rx
Methimazole (also known as Tapazole or Thiamazole or MMI) is an thyroid medication, and part of the thioamide group...
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Does Methimazole cause Leg Cramps ?

#102 in Methimazole discussions - 16 posts discuss Leg Cramps with Methimazole. Leg Cramps is #102 concern in Methimazole discussions.
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and leg cramps??I started having leg cramps a couple d...
" methimazole and leg cramps?? I started having leg ...2 weeks since I started methimazole. Is this Grave's... "
July 16, 2015

Take calcium plus magnesium, drink lots of water, and stretch. My doc told me it was probably calcium deficiency, followed above orders and it worked.

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ays ago and its been 2 weeks since I started methimazole....
" ...and leg cramps??\ I started having leg cramps a couple days ago and its been 2 weeks since I started... "

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with leg cramps after being on methimazole for about...
" I started with leg cramps after being on methimazole for about five to six months...then it got into my biceps, neck and butt (there is nothing worse than butt cramps! ouch!) I called my endo and... "

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having the same issues with leg cramps, muscle aches...
" ...and have been on Methimazole (1mg/ day). I am recently having the same issues with leg cramps, muscle aches, and cold chills. I have been told by my Endo not to worry about chills, but I see that... "

had other symptoms of my dosage being too high, (leg cramps...
" ...three weeks, switched to Methimazole, was okay for a bit, with the dosage going up and down, and eventually I broke out in a rash again. Now my GP said it wasn't in relation to the medication, but... "

adverse affect on my liver. I also had severe leg spasms a...
" ...doing the surgery. I got so sick from the RAI that ...actually got absorbed. I was on methimazole for about a year and my skin turned yellow, it was having an adverse affect on my liver. I also had... "

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on methimazole for over a year and my symptoms of hyper...
" I have been on methimazole for over a year and my symptoms of hyper come/go. It's ...' from the pharmacy. It has a low dose of quinine which is suppose to help balance your hydration and prevent leg... "

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with Graves Disease. I took methimazole for 3 weeks and on...
" Yes, I too have had bad leg cramps/joint pain. I was diagnoised 6 ...with Graves Disease. I took methimazole for 3 weeks and on ...same symtoms. He put me on DayPro, it has helped alot. I never had... "

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leg crampshave been on methimazole 10 MG 3 times a day for a...
" leg cramps have been on methimazole 10 MG 3 times a day for a week ...of the night with horrible leg cramps in both calves. Is this ...fluids. Does anyone else experience cramps ? Also does the... "

put on 10mg of Methimazole a day, for about three months, a...
" ...(Reference Range: 140% Baseline) I was put on 10mg of Methimazole a day, for about three ...again, but alas, no insurance. Would this explain the leg cramps I was having on the... "

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