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Folitrax

Manufactured by: Ipca Laboratories Ltd

Contains / Salt: Methotrexate

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Folitrax

Manufactured by: Ipca Laboratories Ltd

Contains / Salt: Methotrexate

Prescription Required

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Folitrax Information

Folitrax Benefits & Uses

Folitrax is used to treat the following -

  1. Head and neck cancer
  2. Breast Cancer
  3. गैर-हॉजकिन लिंफोमा Primary
  4. Lung Cancer
  5. Bone Cancer
  6. Rheumatoid Arthritis
  7. Psoriasis
  8. Ectopic Pregnancy
  9. Throat Cancer
  10. Lymphoma Primary
  11. बी-सेल एक्यूट लिम्फोब्लास्टिक ल्यूकेमिया
  12. Mycosis Fungoides

Folitrax Dosage & How to Take

This is the usual dosage recommended in most common treatment cases. Please remember that every patient and their case is different, so the dosage can be different based on the disease, route of administration, patient's age and medical history.

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Ingredients of Folitrax

Methotrexate

Folitrax Side Effects

Based on research, the following side effects have been observed when Folitrax is used -

  1. Nausea or vomiting
  2. Loss of appetite
  3. Indigestion दुर्लभ
  4. Abdominal Pain सामान्य
  5. Stomatitis (Inflammation of the mouth)
  6. Increased Liver Enzymes
  7. Fatigue दुर्लभ
  8. Diarrhoea
  9. Acne
  10. Mood swings
  11. Male Infertility दुर्लभ
  12. Female Infertility दुर्लभ
  13. Bleeding दुर्लभ
  14. Joint pain
  15. Blurred vision
  16. Photosensitivity
  17. Hair Loss Mild
  18. Dizziness Mild
  19. Itching or burning
  20. Rash
  21. Headache Mild
  22. Infection
  23. Fever Mild
  24. Cough Mild

Folitrax Related Warnings

Is the use of Folitrax safe for pregnant women?

Folitrax has many dangerous side effects on pregnant women, so do not consume it without medical advice.

Severe

Is the use of Folitrax safe during breastfeeding?

Women who are breastfeeding may experience severe harmful effects after taking Folitrax. It should not be taken only under medical supervision.

Severe

What is the effect of Folitrax on the Kidneys?

Folitrax can have moderate side effects on the kidney. If you notice any harmful effects then stop taking this drug right away. Consult your doctor before using this medicine again.

Moderate

What is the effect of Folitrax on the Liver?

There may be an adverse effect on liver after taking Folitrax. If you observe any side effects on your body then stop taking this drug. Take this medicine again only if your doctor advises you to do so.

Moderate

What is the effect of Folitrax on the Heart?

Side effects of Folitrax rarely affect the heart.

Mild

Severe Interaction of Folitrax with Other Drugs

Folitrax should not be taken with following medicines due to severe side effects it may cause to patients -

Ketoconazole

Atorvastatin

Paracetamol,Chlorpheniramine,Dextromethorphan

    Folitrax Contraindications

    If you are suffering from any of the following diseases, you should not take Folitrax unless your doctor advises you to do so -

    1. Infections
    2. Allergy
    3. Liver Disease
    4. Anemia
    5. Kidney Disease
    6. Mouth Ulcer

    Frequently asked Questions about Folitrax

    Is this Folitrax habit forming or addictive?

    No, you do not get addicted to Folitrax.

    Is it safe to drive or operate heavy machinery when consuming?

    Yes, it is safe to do these activities or work after taking Folitrax as it does not make you drowsy.

    Safe

    Is it safe?

    Yes, but take Folitrax only as per medical advice.

    Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

    Is it able to treat mental disorders?

    No, Folitrax cannot treat any kind of mental disorder.

    नहीं

    Folitrax Interactions with Food and Alcohol

    Interaction between Food and Folitrax

    information is not available on the interaction of any foods with Folitrax, due to a lack of research on this.

    Unknown

    Interaction between Alcohol and Folitrax

    Taking [medicine] and alcohol at the same time may lead to slight side effects. Contact your doctor right away if you observe any side effects.

    Mild

    Folitrax से जुड़े सवाल और जवाब

    सवाल about 1 year पहले

    Does Folitrax cause weight gain?

    Dr. Chinmaya Bal MBBS, General Physician

    No, Folitrax does not cause weight changes (weight gain or loss). It has not been reported by the patients who are taking this drug. However, if you are experiencing any unusual weight changes then it might be due to some other medical condition and you are advised to discuss it with your doctor.

    सवाल 3 months पहले

    Can I take Folitrax with clindamycin?

    Dr. Saikat Mukherjee MBBS, General Physician

    Yes, Folitrax can be taken with clindamycin. No harmful drug interaction has been reported between them. It is safe to take Folitrax along with clindamycin. 

    सवाल 11 months पहले

    Does Folitrax raise blood sugar?

    Dr. Abhijit MBBS, General Physician

    No, Folitrax does not raise blood sugar levels (hyperglycemia). It has not been reported by the patients who are taking it. However, if you are experiencing increased thirst, trouble concentrating, and frequent urination which are symptoms of increased blood sugar levels (hyperglycemia) then do discuss with your doctor.

    सवाल about 1 year पहले

    Can Folitrax cause drowsiness?

    Dr. Chinmaya Bal MBBS, General Physician

    Yes, Folitrax may cause drowsiness and dizziness in a few cases only. It is a rare side effect of this medicine. However, the exact cause of drowsiness is not known.

    सवाल about 1 year पहले

    Is Folitrax safe to use?

    Dr. Aakash Shah MBBS, MBBS, General Physician

    Yes, Folitrax is safe to use, if taken in prescribed amount and duration as advised by the doctor. However, certain side effects have been associated with this drug such as gingivitis (inflammation of gum), mouth ulcers, and diarrhoea. If you experience above-mentioned side effects after taking this medicine then inform your doctor and follow his/her instructions.

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    References

    1. US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) [Internet]. Maryland. USA; Package leaflet information for the user; Methotrexate
    2. KD Tripathi. [link]. Seventh Edition. New Delhi, India: Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers; 2013: Page No 862-863
    3. April Hazard Vallerand, Cynthia A. Sanoski. [link]. Sixteenth Edition. Philadelphia, China: F. A. Davis Company; 2019: Page No 832-834