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Methofast

Manufactured by: Neon Laboratories Ltd

Contains / Salt: Methotrexate

Prescription Required

169 people have bought this recently

Methofast

Manufactured by: Neon Laboratories Ltd

Contains / Salt: Methotrexate

Prescription Required

169 people have bought this recently

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Methofast Information

Methofast Benefits & Uses

Methofast 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

Methofast 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 Methofast

Methotrexate

Methofast Side Effects

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

Methofast Related Warnings

Is the use of Methofast safe for pregnant women?

Methofast has many dangerous side effects in pregnant women. If you are pregnant, do not consume Methofast without medical advice.

Severe

Is the use of Methofast safe during breastfeeding?

Methofast should not be taken without taking your doctor's advice, as it may have severe side effects on breastfeeding women.

Severe

What is the effect of Methofast on the Kidneys?

There can be some harmful effects on your kidneys after taking Methofast. If you witness any side effects, discontinue its use. Consult your medical practitioner, do as he/she suggests.

Moderate

What is the effect of Methofast on the Liver?

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

Moderate

What is the effect of Methofast on the Heart?

Methofast is rarely harmful for the heart.

Mild

Severe Interaction of Methofast with Other Drugs

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

Ketoconazole

Atorvastatin

Paracetamol,Chlorpheniramine,Dextromethorphan

    Methofast Contraindications

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

    Is this Methofast habit forming or addictive?

    Forming a habit of Methofast has not been reported.

    No

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

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

    Safe

    Is it safe?

    Yes, but take Methofast only as per medical advice.

    Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

    Is it able to treat mental disorders?

    No, Methofast is not used to treat mental disorders.

    No

    Methofast Interactions with Food and Alcohol

    Interaction between Food and Methofast

    Due to a lack of research, nothing can be said about the consequences of taking Methofast together with food.

    Unknown

    Interaction between Alcohol and Methofast

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

    Mild

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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