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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Does Methotrexate cause Lack Of Sleep ?

#49 in Methotrexate discussions - 224 posts discuss Lack Of Sleep with Methotrexate. Lack Of Sleep is #49 concern in Methotrexate discussions.
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the dose, that will really cause some sleep deprivation...
" ...methotrexate is starting to harass my gut, it is rumbling... I can't wait tell I can double the dose, that will... "

pain I find than feeling the effects of sleep deprivation...
" ...MTX? I remember you saying you had started again after your op.Maybe it hasn't kicked in yet. I'm glad you got some sleep after all. Nothing worse for pain I find than feeling the effects of slee... "

have only one trivial side effect, and that is lack of sleep...
" ...have been on MTX for 5 years and Enbrel for four.\ My MTX has been reduced over the years and I am currently on 10 Mg per week\ \ I have only one trivial side effect, and that is lack of sleep, on... "

have only one trivial side effect, and that is lack of sleep...
" ...I have been on MTX for 5 years and Enbrel for four. My MTX has been reduced over the years and I am currently on 10 Mg per week I have only one trivial side effect, and that is lack of sleep, on o... "

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but that could just as easily have been from lack of sleep...
" ...my first oral dose of MTX yesterday, and suffered no ill effects. I was tired all day, but that could just as easily have been from lack of sleep, so I don't know whether... "

requires help & I am exhausted from horrible lack of sleep...
" ...mtx I am incredibly sore & stiff all over to the point where I need help to to get into a radox bath on all fours!! its the only way I can get in,getting out requires help & I am exhausted from hor... "

Anyway, she gave me a MTX injection, 15mg, and a prednisone...
" ...I have both RA and PsA, something my previous Dr. failed to mention. Anyway, she gave me a MTX injection, 15mg, and a prednisone Rx. Needless to say with the lack of sleep and the MTX, I was down a... "

do it we all have good and bad days and plenty of sleepless...
" ...u have with mtx i ...with taking mtx i am sure, take care and if you need to have a moan or scream and shout this is the place to do it we all have good and bad days and plenty of sleepless nigh... "

I'm on methotrexate but suffered insomnia before starting...
" ...but suffered insomnia before starting I also take amitripyline small dose at night as its supposed to help with pain so helps with sleep Even so I still have the odd sleepless nig... "

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to go on antibiotics and off the MTX, that lasted a full...
" ...infected I had to go on antibiotics and off the MTX, that lasted a full month. Just restarted MTX this past Saturday, I hurt ...not to mention I am sleep deprived from coughing all night.... "

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