Therapeutic effectiveness of potassium iodine in drug-naïve patients with Graves’ disease: a single-center experience

Abstract

Iodine is beneficial against Graves’ thyrotoxicosis, though its effects are short-lived. However, its long-term effectiveness as an initial therapy has not been fully elucidated. Here, we compared the effects of potassium iodine (KI) and methimazole (MMI) in Graves’ thyrotoxicosis and on thyrotropin receptor antibody (TRAb) levels. Between 2008 and 2011… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s12020-014-0171-8