Methotrexate

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What Are The Uses Of Methotrexate?

Methotrexate is used for:

  • Treating certain types cancers like breast cancer, lung cancer, lymphoma, leukaemia, oestesarcoma
  • Managing autoimmune diseases like Crohen’s disease, rheumatoid arthritis, psoriasis
  • Medical termination of pregnancy
  • Ectopic pregnancy

What Are The Side Effects Of Methotrexate?

Some of the common side-effects include:

  • Vomiting, nausea
  • Low count of white blood cells
  • Feeling tired
  • Increased risk of infection
  • Skin breakdown in inner mouth

What Are The Contraindications Of Methotrexate?

Please inform your doctor if you have any of the following conditions:

  • Pregnant
  • Bone marrow/ blood cell disorder
  • Liver disease
  • Kidney disease
  • Pulmonary fibrosis
  • Intestinal/ stomach ulcers

What Are The Uses Of Methotrexate?

Methotrexate is used for:

  • Treating certain types cancers like breast cancer, lung cancer, lymphoma, leukaemia, oestesarcoma
  • Managing autoimmune diseases like Crohen’s disease, rheumatoid arthritis, psoriasis
  • Medical termination of pregnancy
  • Ectopic pregnancy

What Are The Side Effects Of Methotrexate?

Some of the common side-effects include:

  • Vomiting, nausea
  • Low count of white blood cells
  • Feeling tired
  • Increased risk of infection
  • Skin breakdown in inner mouth

What Are The Contraindications Of Methotrexate?

Please inform your doctor if you have any of the following conditions:

  • Pregnant
  • Bone marrow/ blood cell disorder
  • Liver disease
  • Kidney disease
  • Pulmonary fibrosis
  • Intestinal/ stomach ulcers