Also known as 6-Propyl-2-Thiouracil
Propylthiouracil (PTU) or 6-n-propylthiouracil (PROP) is a thiouracil-derived drug used to treat hyperthyroidism (including Graves' disease) by decreasing the amount of thyroid hormone produced by the thyroid gland. Its notable side effects include a risk of agranulocytosis.Source: Wikipedia
Estimated Total Cost: $10.27 for an average of 28 days supply
Patients are most commonly prescribed propylthiouracil to treat graves disease, toxic multinodular goiter, subacute thyroiditis, and palpitations.