Methylthiouracil

Known as: Methylthiouracil [Chemical/Ingredient], Alkiron, 4-Methyl-2-thiouracil 
A thiourea antithyroid agent that inhibits the synthesis of thyroid hormone. It is used in the treatment of hyperthyroidism.
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1944-2017
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2015
2015
The screening of bioactive compound libraries can be an effective approach for repositioning FDA-approved drugs or discovering… (More)
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1999
1999
In order to study the morphology and morphometry and to characterize and quantify the nucleolar organizer regions (NORs) of… (More)
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1996
1996
Following oral administration of methionine in high doses to normotensive (NR) and spontaneously hypertensive (SHR) rats, its… (More)
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1984
1984
Hypothyroidism was induced in young rats by methylthiouracil treatment of pregnant mothers from 18 days of gestation to 4 weeks… (More)
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1964
1964
Single and multiple adenomas were found in rats subjected to subtotal thyroid ectomy and in those subtotally thyroidectomized and… (More)
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1964
1964
Shortly after the discovery of melatonin (5-methoxy N-acetyl tryptamine) in bovine pineal glands (Lerner et al., 1960), the… (More)
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1961
1961
The development of benign and malignant neoplasms was studied in thyroid glands of Long-Evans rats 2 years after either both… (More)
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1957
1957
RATS injected with 30 ,C radioactive iodine (1131) and kept on methylthiouracil for the succeeding 15 months show adenomatous… (More)
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1953
1953
THE increasing use of radioactive iodine in clinical medicine has made imperi-tive the experimental study of its possible… (More)
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1950
1950
THE object of the following experiments was an attempt to determine whether radioactive iodine, 1131 ) is carcinogenic to the rat… (More)
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