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Having rheumatoid arthritis and taking methotrexate. Is it safe to have oral sex ?

I m a 33 yr old fm that have RA and is taking methotrexate. Is it safe to have oral sex while taking methotrexate?
Asked On : Tue, 22 Mar 2011
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Yes it is safe.

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Answered: Tue, 22 Mar 2011
Orthopaedic Surgeon Dr. Sunil Kumar Gupta's  Response
Hello,welcome to Health care magic.
rheumatoid arthritis is a autoimmune disease,it commonly affects all bony joints of our body
,as you are the sufferer of this disease you know it better than any one else.
in this disease the patients have to take medicines regularly -life long,
you may be known to it.
Methotrexate is first line drug used commonly in this disease.
it shows good must be used with medical guidance,
as all drugs have side effects,it is also has the same nature.
it does not have any effect on oral sex as you want to clear.i
t will be better to you to do all muscle exercises,Pranayam,Yoga,Breathing exercises on daily bases for active good life,with minimal stiffness Please be in touch with doctor.
.Dr s k gupta
Answered: Sun, 26 Feb 2012
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