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Methotrexate - Does it work? How long? Very confused! Help?

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 ...

Posted 10 Jan 2011 12 answers

Methotrexate - after 2 yrs still makes tired and depresses, does anyone else feel this way?

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 ...

Posted 6 Jun 2012 9 answers

Has anyone gotten headaches from methotrexate?

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 ...

Posted 17 Oct 2012 7 answers

Can methotrexate make you nauseous all week long?

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 20 Nov 2013 4 answers

Methotrexate - Very Nervous about this new medication?

I am on my 2nd week of methotrexate for my psoriatic arthritis. My dermatologist started me, the first week, on 3/2.5mg tablets once a week, followed by a folic acid pill 1mg/once a day. I've ...

Posted 5 Jul 2016 3 answers

1991 took 6 treatments of 5fu, methotrexate & decadron return to work for 9 years then got sick?

from chemo. It is now 2016 and I just keep getting sicker there are no meds to help me with aches and pains or depression because of the chemo, doctors will not talk to me about all of this, is there ...

Posted 13 days ago 0 answers

Anyone else intolerant to the chemo?

I was,diagnosed with RA, when in fact I was suffering from long term Lymes infection as well as two co-infections. After methotrexate / Embrel, I was switched to Humira and another chemo med, (I ...

Posted 18 days ago 0 answers

Methotrexate and exzema?

Have been on methotrexate a little over 4 months. It is a low dose and Dr. says it sometimes takes 3 or more months. Recently it has broken out on my arms also. Any suggestions

Posted 10 Jul 2016 0 answers

Has anyone started getting headaches after taking Methotrexate for 2 months?

Hi all! I've been taking 10 mg Methotrexate once a week for severe psoriasis. I'm also taking Folic Acid supplement each day as advised to combat side effects. I only have tiredness and a ...

Posted 23 Jun 2016 0 answers

Methotrexate - I currently take 25MG in the MXT shot every week. I am currently 5 days late from my?

... period and had sex with my husband almost 3 weeks ago and have been still taking the shot since then. I read where it can cause miscarriages and birth defects. Is this true?

Posted 16 Jun 2016 1 answer

Can I have a yellow fever vaccination?

I am on a low dose of Methotrexate once a week. I am looking at going to Africa in 3 wks.

Posted 24 Jun 2016 0 answers

Methotrexate - Is 20mg really the max dosage?

I'm 54 and currently taking 20mg a week but am thinking of asking Dr if I can increase it. I started this Rx 9/2015 when I couldn't even sleep due to severe pains and it works, for the most ...

Posted 5 Jun 2016 1 answer

Methotrexate make psoriasis worse?

I have took Methotrexate nearly three months. But to my surprise, it becomes worse than worse. Lots of new psoriasis come out. It looks like so terrible. I worry much about it. So I want to know ...

Posted 16 May 2016 1 answer

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