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

Posted 10 Jan 2011 by BionicMike 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 ...

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

Posted 6 Jun 2012 by methomeg 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 ...

Has anyone gotten headaches from methotrexate?

Posted 17 Oct 2012 by Retiredelfin 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 ...

Can methotrexate make you nauseous all week long?

Posted 20 Nov 2013 by szar 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.

All statins can cause severe muscle/joint pain. I stopped taking Lipitor because of this. Some?

Posted 6 Jul 2013 by zebarig 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 ...

Good & bad food while taking methotrexate?

Posted 10 Jan 2010 by klkofsd 4 answers

I have depression and anxiety and take medication to manage. I have leukemia and one of my?

Posted 5 days ago by Blakely1 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?

Can methotrexate cause mental or mood changes?

Posted 10 Nov 2012 by Gregsdrugs 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.

I am taking 1 dose of methotrexate 10mg's weekly, + 1 dose Folic acid again weekly. This is for?

Posted 11 days ago by spambrain 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

What are the possibe long term side effects from this combination and are there clinical studies th?

Posted 8 Mar 2017 by c3810 0 answers

methotrexate ivpb, 65mg placed in nacl 0.9% 100 mil one time intravenous piggyback run at 205.2 ml/hr infuse over 30 min calc info 30 miligrams /m2/dose x2.13 m2=65 miligrams dose.vinblastine ivpb 6.4 milligrams placed in nacl 0.9% 50 millileters one time intravenous piggyback run at 112.8ml/hr ...

A customer asks for aspirin 75mg because she believes that an aspirin a day will prevent cancer?

Posted 21 Feb 2017 by ananthupillai 1 answer

She's a carer for a father-in-law who is taking methotrexate and there is a history of breast cancer in her family.

Gout - Acute - I take prednisolone daily and methotrexate weekly for vasculitis. Can these?

Posted 17 Feb 2017 by stephenleonard 1 answer

... precipitate a gout attack or make it worse?

Methotrexate - for a (almost) 2 year old?

Posted 16 Feb 2017 by PrivateInfo 1 answer

My daughter will be 2 years old in late March 2017 and was diagnosed with arthritis. So far it's been her ankle knee and finger. Cancer runs rampid in her father's and my family. Not sure what to ask. My sister died at 9 from leukemia. Anyone have any info on anything about children using ...

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