Graves’ Hyperthyroidism: Modified Block and Replace Treatment with Antithyroid Drugs + Levothyroxine

Graves’ Hyperthyroidism:  Modified Block and Replace Treatment with Antithyroid Drugs + Levothyroxine

Antithyroid drugs (ATDs) to lower Graves’ antibodies Graves’ hyperthyroid patients deal with problems that other thyroid patients don’t have.  In addition to the typical hyperthyroid symptoms of a fast heart rate, insomnia, weight loss, and diarrhea, Graves’ patients must deal with antibodies that cause other symptoms.  Graves’ antibodies can disfigure the eyes (thyroid eye disease … Read more