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 Mood Swings ?

#30 in Methotrexate discussions - 368 posts discuss Mood Swings with Methotrexate. Mood Swings is #30 concern in Methotrexate discussions.
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who suffered from Mood Swings while on MTX!!! I was told by...
" ...on MTX!!! I was told by my Derm that it was all in my head!!!!!! My boyfriend said I'd always been that crabby but I'm glad it wasn't all in my head after all!!!!!! I've now... "

when i was on mtx i had mood swings but it was more down to...
" when i was on mtx i had mood swings but it was more down to knowing i was on the drug i... "

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I've noticed mood swings on mtx and it's starting to affect...
" ...mtx and it's starting to affect my relationship with my bf. I don't know how to explain to him that I'm trying to get t... "

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are key, coming from someone who has been diagnosed bipolar...
" ...MTX worsens the chances of mood shifts. Also, flare-ups cause mood problems. Get lots of sleep, eat right, and exercise. These are key, coming from someone who has been diagnosed... "

I had terrible mood swings on MTX. One minute I was fine...
" Hi James - I totally agree with you. I had terrible mood swings on MTX. One minute I was fine and the next I was like a total psycho. Then I would just burst into tears. Once I realised it... "

soon - gosh had better warn OH I may get 'mood swings...
" ...to start methotrexate soon - gosh had better warn OH I may get 'mood... "

mood swings on both Ciclo and MTX.........massive ups and...
" I had real mood swings on both Ciclo and MTX.........massive ups and downs which I found quite hard to cope with....I remember thinking \"I don't feel like me anymore\" and it was a scary thought!... "

seem to be as covered as ever. Feel very depressed. Have MS...
" ...reptilian effect). Next methrotrexate but I seem to be getting a lot of nausea and mood swings and my feet and hands seem to be as covered as ever. Feel very depressed. Have MS as well so... "

me horrible severe mood swings and anxiety/irritability....
" ...it wouldn't surprise me. MTX gives me horrible severe mood swings and anxiety/irritability. The overall ...any other alternatives to MTX that I can tolerate ...rather low dose of MTX because... "

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MTX a month ago and suffered extreme mood swings especially...
" ...of your struggles. I started MTX a month ago and suffered extreme mood swings especially crying a lot. I ...at the same time the mood swings were so intense! Don't forget... "

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