What is Carbimazole?

Category: Prescription Drugs


Carbimazole is an international product, an antithyroid agent. It is used in the treatment of hyperthyroidism and thyrotoxicosis. It is also used in preparation of a thyroidectomy.

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations
Severe 0
Moderate 0
Mild 0
None 5

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Carbimazole

Side effect Patients

Why patients stopped taking Carbimazole

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients
Course of treatment ended 1
Other 1
See all 2 patients who've stopped taking Carbimazole


Stopped taking Carbimazole

Duration Patients
1 - 6 months 1
1 - 2 years 1
Adherence Evaluations
Always 4
Usually 1
Sometimes 0
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden Evaluations
Very hard to take 0
Somewhat hard to take 0
A little hard to take 1
Not at all hard to take 4
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations
$200+ 0
$100-199 0
$50-99 0
$25-49 0
< $25 1
Not specified 4

What people switch to and from

Patients started taking Carbimazole after stopping:

Treatment Patients
Propranolol (Inderal) 1

Patients stopped taking Carbimazole and switched to:

Treatment Patients
Propylthiouracil 1
Last updated:
There are no evaluations for Carbimazole.