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Merex

Manufactured by: Intas Pharmaceuticals Ltd

Contains / Salt: Methotrexate

Prescription Required

150 people have bought this recently

Merex

Manufactured by: Intas Pharmaceuticals Ltd

Contains / Salt: Methotrexate

Prescription Required

150 people have bought this recently

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Merex Information

Merex Benefits & Uses

Merex 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

Merex 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 Merex

Methotrexate

Merex Side Effects

Based on research, the following side effects have been observed when Merex 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

Merex Related Warnings

Is the use of Merex safe for pregnant women?

Merex shows severe side effect on pregnant women. For this reason, pregnant women should only take it after taking medical advice.

Severe

Is the use of Merex safe during breastfeeding?

Women who are breastfeeding may experience severe harmful effects after taking Merex. It should only be taken after medical advice.

Severe

What is the effect of Merex on the Kidneys?

Kidney can be affected by Merex. If you experience any unwanted effects of this drug, stop taking it. You should take it again only after medical advice.

Moderate

What is the effect of Merex on the Liver?

The liver can be affected by Merex. If you experience any unwanted effects of this drug, stop taking it and consult your doctor. You should restart Merex only after medical advice.

Moderate

What is the effect of Merex on the Heart?

Merex has very mild side effects on the heart.

Mild

Severe Interaction of Merex with Other Drugs

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

Ketoconazole

Atorvastatin

Paracetamol,Chlorpheniramine,Dextromethorphan

    Merex Contraindications

    If you are suffering from any of the following diseases, you should not take Merex 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 Merex

    Is this Merex habit forming or addictive?

    Forming a habit of Merex has not been reported.

    No

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

    Merex will not make you feel sleepy or drowsy. So you drive or operate machinery safely.

    Safe

    Is it safe?

    Merex is safe but it is important to consult a doctor before taking it.

    Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

    Is it able to treat mental disorders?

    No, Merex is not used to treat mental disorders.

    No

    Merex Interactions with Food and Alcohol

    Interaction between Food and Merex

    Due to the absence of research, it is difficult to say how Merex and food will interact.

    Unknown

    Interaction between Alcohol and Merex

    Taking Merex and alcohol together may cause some problems. If you notice any of these side effects, it is best to go to your doctor.

    Mild

    Details

    सामग्री 10 Ml Injection(S)
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    Merex Price and Pack Size

    Merex 500 Injection ₹540.9 Buy
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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
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