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Thyroid and Anti-Thyroid Drugs:- PPT/ PDF


Thyroid and Anti-Thyroid Drugs
• Review the physiologic effects of thyroid hormone.
• Identify effects of hypo and hyper secretions of thyroid hormone.
• Discuss actions, indications, side effects of thyroid and anti-thyroid drugs.
• Integrate the influence of thyroid and anti-thyroid drugs on the metabolism of other drugs.
• Calculate drug dosages accurately.
• Thyroid Gland
• Hormones of thyroid gland
• Synthesis of thyroid hormones
• The effect of thyroid hormones on metabolism
• Hormone Loop
• Thyroid Axis
• Regulation of thyroid hormone synthesis
• Functions of thyroid hormone
• Transport of Thyroid Hormones
• Disease of Thyroid gland
• Drugs for hypothyroidism
• Adverse reactions
• Hyperthyroidism
• Anti-thyroid Drugs
• Thioamides
• Mechanism of action of Thioamides
• Therapeutic uses of thioamides
• Adverse effects of thioamides
• Iodides salts – Adverse effects
• Iodides salts
• Radioactive iodine
• Radioactive iodine:- Uses
• Beta blockers
• Thyroid storm
• Thyroid storm presents with extreme symptoms of hyperthyroidism. The treatment of thyroid storm is the same as that for hyperthyroidism, except that the drugs are given in higher doses and more frequently.
• β-blockers, such as metoprolol or propranolol, are effective in blunting the widespread sympathetic stimulation that occurs in hyperthyroidism.

  • Subject:- Pharmacology
  • Course:- B.pharm (pharmacy),
  • Semester:- 5th sem , sem :- 5

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