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...
" ...and leg cramps?? I started having ...2 weeks since I started methimazole. Is this Grave's Diseas... "

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

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with leg cramps after being on methimazole for about...
" ...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 told him about it. He dropped my methimazole down and... "

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having the same issues with leg cramps, muscle aches...
" ...with leg cramps, muscle aches, and cold chills. I have been told by my Endo not to worry about chills, but I see that allergic side effects of Methimazole (Tapazole) can cause this. As for leg cram... "

had other symptoms of my dosage being too high, (leg cramps...
" ...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 I've had other symptoms o... "

an adverse affect on my liver. I also had severe leg spasms...
" ...surgery. I got so sick from the ...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 severe leg spasms and we... "

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

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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 ne... "

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

Baseline) I was put on 10mg of Methimazole a day, for...
" ...(Reference Range: 140% Baseline) I was put on 10mg of Methimazole a day, for about three ...insurance. Would this explain the leg cramps I was having on the... "

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