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Methofast

Manufactured by: Neon Laboratories Ltd

Contains / Salt: Methotrexate

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Methofast Information

Methofast Benefits & Uses

Methofast is used to treat the following -

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
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  4. Abdominal Pain translation missing: en.common
  5. Stomatitis (Inflammation of the mouth)
  6. Increased Liver Enzymes
  7. Fatigue translation missing: en.rare
  8. Diarrhoea
  9. Acne
  10. Mood swings
  11. Male Infertility translation missing: en.rare
  12. Female Infertility translation missing: en.rare
  13. Bleeding translation missing: en.rare
  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 shows severe effect on pregnant women. For this reason, take it after medical advice only. Taking it with your desire can be harmful.

Severe

Is the use of Methofast safe during breastfeeding?

Methofast may cause serious side effects in breastfeeding women, so do not take this drug without doctor's advice.

Severe

What is the effect of Methofast on the Kidneys?

You may experience side effects on your [Organ] after taking Methofast. If this happens, then discontinue its use. Consult your medical practitioner, do as he/she suggests.

Moderate

What is the effect of Methofast on the Liver?

Methofast can have moderate side effects on the [Organ]. 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 Methofast on the Heart?

Methofast may have mild side effects on the [Organ]. Most people will never see any effect on the [Organ].

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 -

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.

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

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

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, the use of [medicine] in mental disorders is not effective.

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Methofast Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Methofast

There isn't any research available on the side effects of taking Methofast 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

Methofast से जुड़े सवाल और जवाब

सवाल 11 days पहले

Does Methofast raise blood sugar?

Dr. Abhijit MBBS, General Physician

No, Methofast 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 6 months पहले

How long can I safely take Methofast?

Dr. Manju Shekhawat MBBS, General Physician

Take Methofast as directed by your doctor. Do not take this medicine longer than prescribed to avoid unpleasant side effects.

सवाल 3 months पहले

Does Methofast cause fever?

Dr. Gaurav MBBS, General Physician

Rarely, Methofast causes fever and chills. If you are experiencing a fever after taking this drug then discuss it with your doctor and follow his/her instructions.

सवाल about 1 month पहले

Can Methofast raise blood pressure?

Dr. Gaurav MBBS, General Physician

No, Methofast does not raise blood pressure (hypertension). It has not been reported by the patients who are taking this drug.

सवाल 7 months पहले

How does Methofast work?

Dr. Uday Nath Sahoo MBBS, Internal Medicine

Methofast contains methotrexate which is a chemotherapy drug that works in cancer by preventing the DNA synthesis of cancerous cells. It inhibits dihydrofolic acid reductase enzyme which is important for the formation of tetrahydrofolate. Tetrahydrofolate is essential for the synthesis of some DNA components of the cancerous cells. Incase of autoimmune and inflammatory diseases such as psoriasis, rheumatoid arthritis, and Crohn's disease Methofast works by suppressing the body's normal immune response to inflammation. This results in reduced inflammation and provides relief from the symptoms associated with these diseases.

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