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Carbimazole Tablet 5mg

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Carbimazole Tablet 5mg is a private prescription item. To purchase this item you must have a private prescription from your doctor or medical profession.

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Carbimazole Tablet 5mg is suitable for consumption before surgery to lower levels of thyroid hormones as they work to reduce the amount of thyroid hormone produced by the thyroid gland. It is used in hyperthyroidism where an excessive amount of thyroid hormone is produced. Carbimazole may also be used in people who are having radio-active iodine treatment for their hyperthyroidism. In these cases, Carbimazole is usually only given before the radio-active iodine treatment.

To purchase this item you must have a private prescription from your doctor or medical profession. If you require any help or assistance with purchasing Carbimazole Tablet 5mg please contact our pharmacy team.

How To Take:
  • Always take Carbimazole 5mg Tablets exactly as your doctor has told you.
  • You should check with your doctor or pharmacist if you are not sure.
  • The t ablet s should be taken by mouth.
  • Each day's tablet s may be divided into two (morning and evening) or three daily doses (morning, noon and night).
  • Adults and the elderly: the usual st arting dose is one to three 20mg tablets, or four to twelve 5mg tablet s daily. Once control is achieved your doctor will gradually reduce your dose to one to three 5mg tablet s each day .
  • Children: the usual starting dose is three 5mg tablet s daily . The dosage will be decided by your doctor according to your individual needs, and may be changed at intervals during treatment.
  • Do not change the dosage without consulting your doctor first. Do not stop taking Carbimazole 5mg Tablets until you have consulted your doctor .
  • Your doctor may decide to add an additional tablet (l-thyroxine), to help control your condition. Some improvement is usually felt within one to three weeks. However, full beneficial effects usually take four to eight weeks.

Please contact your doctor or medical practitioner to understand more about the side effects of taking Carbimazole Tablet 5mg.

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