Join the 'Methotrexate' group to help and get support from people like you.
We found 377 questions associated with the 'Methotrexate' topic.
Posted 10 Jan 2011 by • 12 answers
On 12/9/10 I was diagnosed by my rheumatologist with Psoriatic Arthritis and Arthritis in my left hip (damage). The pain is severe (9-10 when unmedicated or really undermedicated). I am prescribe 100mcg of Fentanyl and methotrexate and meloxicam for analgesic relief and lamotrigine (like ...
Posted 16 Jul 2012 by • 5 answers
Posted 6 Jun 2012 by • 11 answers
I've been taking Methotrexate for two years now, and I still suffer from the side effects every week. I feel more tired than I ever have before, and this lethargy has caused me to gain weight and become somewhat depressed. I'm normally a very active and energetic person and I don't ...
Posted 17 Oct 2012 by • 7 answers
Hi, I started taking just 5 mg. of methotrexate each week for my Seronegative RA. I only did 2 weeks worth and the doctor asked me to hold off until I get the headaches checked out. I do not have a headache hx. and they started almost immediately after starting. I still have these headaches almost ...
Posted 20 Nov 2013 by • 4 answers
Lately I have been nauseous during the day and my intestines feel tender. My rheumatologist said I should only have acid reflux or nausea the day I take it but this is not my case.
Posted 6 Jul 2013 by • 1 answer
... 'bright' Rheumatologist diagnosed me w/RA and said it was not the Lipitor. After the Methotrexate she gave me almost killed me I threw it and the Lipitor away, and a few months later all pain was gone! I have just started taking Livalo but was advised by a truely good Physician to ...
Posted 10 Jan 2010 by • 4 answers
Posted 10 Nov 2012 by • 2 answers
I am now up to 17.5 mgs a week and am feeling a little mixed-up at times and even fearful of something at times. I also have a sore throat that will not go away. Are these things normal. I have been on methotrexate for 3-3.5 months. I am being treated for Crohn's disease.
How long after stopping methotrexate will it be completely out of my system. I take 10mg every 3day?
Posted 17 Sep 2009 by • 1 answer
i have been on methotrexate 10 mgs every 3 days for treatment of servere plaque psoriasis and i require fusion for a spinal problem. this will not be done unless i stop taking the methotrexate. what i need to know is how long will it take to be completely out of my system. i have been taking it for ...
Posted 19 days ago by • 0 answers
I'm currently on 10 mg of prednisone and 200mg of hydroxychloroquine to control my RA. Its been working well to keep the RA in check but I'm beginning to look weird ... Moon face, fat ring around my neck, skin bruises easily or turns purple, n a bunch of other stuff which I still feel is ...
Posted 28 Apr 2017 by • 0 answers
I've had autoimmune Hepattis for over 10 years now and have been on Azathioprine for 5. Usually I am admitted for a week and the flare up goes away. Since May of last year (2016) I've had a really bad flare up that won't go away. My azathioprine has been increased from 50mg to 175mg ...
Posted 16 Apr 2017 by • 1 answer
Hi I'm a recovered anorexic which I've been anorexic for nigh on 30 years. I have just been diagnosed with RHEUMATOID ARTHRITIS. The specialist I saw last week has put me on methotrexate 15mg once a week. And 5mg folic acid once a week. My main concern is that methotrexate will trigger my ...
Posted 17 Apr 2017 by • 0 answers
I'm taking methotrexate 15mg can I take Stugeron travel sickness tablets with it just for a ferry crossing to Ireland. I will be taking the methotrexate and Stugeron on the same day.
Posted 26 Mar 2017 by • 2 answers
... medications is 17.25 mg. of methotrexate every seven days. When I take it, it makes me very depressed and anxious. I end up crying all day. Does anyone else had similar reactions?
Posted 19 Mar 2017 by • 0 answers
... 'reactive arthritis' - over active defense system. Been on it for years. I have replacement hip surgery coming up in the very near future, should I stop these drugs for the duration of the hospital trip ? Mick
Related Condition Support Groups
Rheumatoid Arthritis, Psoriatic Arthritis, Psoriasis, Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia, Lymphoma, Acute Lymphocytic Leukemia, Pemphigoid, Ectopic Pregnancy, Eczema, view more... Dermatomyositis, Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis, Systemic Sclerosis, Scleroderma, Uveitis, Small Cell Lung Cancer, Solid Tumors, Cogan's Syndrome, Soft Tissue Sarcoma, Acute Nonlymphocytic Leukemia, Breast Cancer, Osteosarcoma, Colorectal Cancer, Bladder Cancer, Pityriasis rubra pilaris, Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer, Brain Tumor, Graft-versus-host disease, Head and Neck Cancer, Hodgkin's Lymphoma, Bullous Pemphigoid, Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma, Trophoblastic Disease, Mantle Cell Lymphoma, Gastric Cancer, Esophageal Carcinoma, Choriocarcinoma, Cervical Cancer, Meningeal Leukemia, Mycosis Fungoides, Pancreatic Cancer, Ovarian Cancer, Neoplastic Diseases, Pemphigus
Related Drug Support Groups
Methotrexate Patient Information at Drugs.com
- Methotrexate Information for Consumers
- Methotrexate Information for Healthcare Professionals (includes dosage details)
- Side Effects of Methotrexate (detailed)