i was taking the tablet form of methotrexate but was quite sick after having only 2 pints but i understand i may not react in the same way when i inject. i would be very grateful for any advice.
14 Aug 2009
Methotrexate is methotrexate - whether it is taken orally or injected.
Taking methotrexate and alcohol together may increase the risk of liver injury. You should avoid drinking alcohol while taking methotrexate.
For more information see http://www.drugs.com/mtm/methotrexate.html
- Methotrexate Information for Consumers
- Methotrexate Information for Healthcare Professionals (includes dosage details)
- Side Effects of Methotrexate (detailed)
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