Methotrexate

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Other names: Trexall, Rheumatrex
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Methotrexate (International Nonproprietary Name) , abbreviated MTX and formerly known as amethopterin, is an antimetabolit...
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Methotrexate for RA
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Does Methotrexate cause Aplastic Anemia ?

Aplastic Anemia is a known side effect of Methotrexate
#305 in Methotrexate discussions - 18 posts discuss Aplastic Anemia with Methotrexate. Aplastic Anemia is #305 concern in Methotrexate discussions.
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during my treatments for aplastic anaemia. Ari --...
" ...12,5mg Methotrexate at the ...lessened? Any additional info on Zofran ? ...during my treatments for aplastic anaemia. Ari --... "

time, I am scared it will cause me to have aplastic anaemia...
" ...taken twice a day. Had to go last week to be shown how to inject myself and nurse told me to go ...mtx and the plaquenil, have been all the time, I am scared it will cause me to have aplastic ... "

Wednesday morning, I had taken my methotrexate for my RA on...
" ...I went running to g.p. Wednesday morning, I had taken my methotrexate for my RA on Tuesday next day I got up with ...cause one of them is Aplastic anaemia, my little grandson developed this... "

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out of the answers given, probably the most common is MTX
" PTU causes aplastic anemia as well but agranulocytosis is more frequent than aplastic anemia. Difference between antimetabolites and anti-thyroid ...probably the most common is MTX... "

I would love to hear from other T-LGL and/or Aplastic Anemia...
" ...both Prednisone and MTX (20/weekly) for about ...rather than keep taking immune-suppressing drugs like Prednisone and MTX. I would love to hear from other T-LGL and/or Aplastic Anemia patients w... "

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I would love to hear from other T-LGL and/or Aplastic Anemia...
" ...both Prednisone and MTX (20/weekly) for about ...rather than keep taking immune-suppressing drugs like Prednisone and MTX. I would love to hear from other T-LGL and/or Aplastic Anemia patients w... "

Methotrexate. Side effects can include: nausea,...
" ...active ingredient Methotrexate. Side effects can include: nausea, vaginal discharge, transient blindness and aplastic anemia. http:/­/­www.medschat.com/­wiki/­Methotrexate/­ Folinal... "

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anemia : Chloramphenicol Proprythiouracil Hemolysis in...
" ...hemolytic anemia) Penicillin Methyldopa Quinidine Aplastic anemia : Chloramphenicol Proprythiouracil Hemolysis in ...Folate deficiency : BCP Phenytoin Methotrexate... "

Methotrexate. Side effects can include: nausea,...
" ...Methotrexate. Side effects can include: nausea, vaginal discharge, transient blindness and aplastic anemia.... "

cause aplastic anemia, as mentioned before. I would...
" ...your drugs. Drugs typically cause aplastic anemia, as mentioned before. I would ...check the hematology section for aplastic anemia. Why are you on Nexium? ...could be related to MTX as well,... "

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