What is Tapazole?
Tapazole prevents the thyroid gland from producing too much thyroid hormone. Tapazole is used to treat hyperthyroidism. It is also used before thyroid surgery or radioactive iodine treatment.
What are the possible side effects of Tapazole?
Get emergency medical help if experience signs of an allergic reaction such as hives; difficult breathing; swelling of the face, lips, tongue, or throat while taking Tapazole.
What should be discussed with the healthcare provider before taking Tapazole?
Tapazole should not be taken if allergic to Tapazole or liver disease, a blood cell disorder, and a weak immune system.
What should be avoided while taking Tapazole?
Avoid being near people who are sick or have infections. Tell the doctor at once if developed signs of infection.
What other drugs will affect Tapazole?
Tell the doctor about all the current medicines consuming like digoxin, digitalis, theophylline, a blood thinner--warfarin, Coumadin, Jantoven, a beta blocker--atenolol, carvedilol, labetalol, metoprolol, nadolol, propranolol, sotalol, and others.