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Thiamazole

In some countries, this medicine may only be approved for veterinary use.

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Rec.INN

ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)

H03BB02

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)

0000060-56-0

Chemical Formula

C4-H6-N2-S

Molecular Weight

114

Therapeutic Categories

Imidazole derivative

Antithyroid agent

Chemical Names

1-Methyl-1,3-dihydro-2H-imidazole-2-thione (Ph. Eur.)

1-Methyl-2-mercaptoimidazole (WHO)

1-Methylimidazole-2-thiol (BAN)

2H-Imidazole-2-thione, 1,3-dihydro-1-methyl- (USAN)

Foreign Names

  • Thiamazolum (Latin)
  • Thiamazol (German)
  • Thiamazol (French)
  • Tiamazol (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Thiamazole (OS: BAN, JAN, DCF)
  • Tiamazolo (OS: DCIT)
  • Mercazolyl (IS)
  • Methimazole (IS)
  • Methylmercaptoimidazole (IS)
  • Methymazole (IS)
  • NSC 38608 (IS)
  • UNII-554Z48XN5E (IS)
  • Methimazole (PH: USP 34)
  • Metimazolo (PH: F.U. IX)
  • Thiamazole (PH: BP 2011, JP XV, Ph. Eur. 7)
  • Thiamazolum (PH: Ph. Eur. 7)

Brand Names

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Glossary

TermDefinition
BANBritish Approved Name
DCFDénomination Commune Française
DCITDenominazione Comune Italiana
ISInofficial Synonym
JANJapanese Accepted Name
OSOfficial Synonym
PHPharmacopoeia Name
Ph. Eur.European Pharmacopoeia
Rec.INNRecommended International Nonproprietary Name (World Health Organization)
USANUnited States Adopted Name
WHOWorld Health Organization

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