Methotrexate

What is Methotrexate?

Methotrexate is one of the most effective and commonly used medicines in the treatment of several forms of arthritis and other rheumatic conditions. It is known as a disease-modifying anti-rheumatic drug (DMARD), because it not only decreases the pain and swelling of arthritis, but it also can decrease damage to joints and long-term disability.

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Can I take methotrexate 5 hours after I took oxycodone 30 mg? I am in so much pain I can't sleep or even be...

doctor1 MD

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Yes you can!

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Hi,

It is totally okay to take methotrexate 5hours after taking oxycdone. There is no inconvenience...

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Can methotrexate taken last Saturday be a problem with clindamycin antibiotic taken the following Thursday. And should i stop the methotrexate...

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Brief Answer:
Yes discontinue methotrexate

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Dear XXXXXXX it is recommended that you discontinue methotrexate until you finish your...

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i am a 63 year old female with polymyalgia. I am taking methotrexate and opioids to deal with it. My mouth is broken out in several sores and my...

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Brief Answer:
Drug interaction

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Thanks for your question on HealthcareMagic,

I do understand your pain and discomfort,

As per...

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