... prescribed for him for
1 Aug 2009
I have taken methotrexate on and off for years because of my rheumatoid arthritis. It's used for psoriasis, chemotherapy, autoimmune problems. There are several things methotrexate is used for.
I hate that a kid has to take it as it kind of makes me sick. Each weekend it would wipe me out when I took it with stomach problems and overall feeling badly. But it's an effective medication when necessary.
I can only assume your grandson is being seen by a specialist? God bless.
- Methotrexate Information for Consumers
- Methotrexate Information for Healthcare Professionals (includes dosage details)
- Side Effects of Methotrexate (detailed)
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