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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of Methotrexate (Anti-Rheumatic) Oral.

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Condition: Rheumatoid Arthritis
3/24/2008 5:40:16 PM

Reviewer: lbenham, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I have been taking 12.5mg/week for 4 months & it has helped me tremendously. Initially, there was some hair loss(has stopped now) & the fatigue is generally isolated to the day I take the dosage--I have had no other side effects & the pain is very very minimal at most.

Condition: Rheumatoid Arthritis
3/21/2008 12:43:53 PM

Reviewer: beretta, 35-44 Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Update, I have been taken off of metho. because of increased liver enzymes.Also heart palpatations are lasting for about 6 to 8 hours now.Hopefully they will stop soon.

Condition: Rheumatoid Arthritis
3/4/2008 10:04:54 AM

Reviewer: amug, 65-74 Female on Treatment for 5 to less than 10 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
have developed 2 skin cancers,benign. small lumps ,informed Dr. ,swelling seems to be more constant now,always tired even trying to chage sheets, can't walk to far without becoming week in legs and vert tired. have gone for therapy trying to be able to walk with out stumbling. i have been given prednisone and i am having a hadr time trying to get off them, i had been off med. for about 6 ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Rheumatoid Arthritis
2/29/2008 9:01:40 PM

Reviewer: beretta, 35-44 Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
Currently taking 15 mgs of metho.Still having hair loss more since uping my dose from 4 pills a week to 6.Also stomach issues really bad.Shortness of breath sometimes.Also heart palpitations have gotten worse.It scares me.

Condition: Rheumatoid Arthritis
2/19/2008 1:39:42 PM

Reviewer: dody r, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
After being diagnosed with RA, this medication has helped me a great deal to combat the pain and fatigue. Very fortunate that the side effects have been minimal.

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