Fast Five Quiz: Key Aspects of Hypothyroidism

Romesh Khardori, MD, PhD


April 15, 2019

The following have the potential to cause hypothyroidism:

  • Amiodarone

  • Interferon alfa

  • Thalidomide

  • Lithium

  • Stavudine

  • Oral tyrosine kinase inhibitors (eg, sunitinib, imatinib)

  • Bexarotene

  • Perchlorate

  • Interleukin-2

  • Ethionamide

  • Rifampin

  • Phenytoin

  • Carbamazepine

  • Phenobarbital

  • Aminoglutethimide

  • Sulfisoxazole

  • Para-aminosalicylic acid

  • Ipilimumab

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