Antifolates

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Hi I would like to know is it safe to use triactol(breast enhancement cream) while I am on Methotryxate. I was having uveaitis, just recovered...

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Dear XXXXXXX,

Thanks for your query.

Breast enhancement creams have a local action and don't affect the liver metabolism - which is required by...

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my wife has non small cell cancer for 3 years,has been on chemo with different drugs such as gemcitabine,tarceva,pemetrexed ,n currently on a...

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Hi,

I am sorry to hear about your wife.

What I could gather from your summary is that she is suffering from advanced lung cancer and she has...

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is it safe for the man to have oral sex and intercourse with a female on oral methotrexate?
is the drug excreted in vaginal fluids?
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Hi,

The excretion of methotrexate in body fluids is minimal.

So the amount ingested through oral intake of vaginal fluid should also be negligible....

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Hello Doctors, my father is suffering from psoriasis for the past 3 years, he is 77years old. Whether it is advisable to take oncotrex tab (2.5 mg...

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What are the side effects of Methotrexate and also what foods should not be taken at the same time?

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I have been diagnosed with rheumatoid artheritis wit RF value 270 and anti CCP antibodies>500. One doctor has prescribed 15 mg of methotrexate with...

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