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    Brand Name: METHOBLASTIN

    Generic Name: Methotrexate

    Generic for Methoblastin* (Methotrexate) is used to treat certain types of cancer such as breast cancer, lung cancer, neck cancer, and skin cancer. It is also used to treat severe psoriasis and rheumatoid arthritis. This medication works by interfering with the growth of certain cells of the body, as well as by suppressing the immune system. This medicine may also be used to treat other conditions as determined by your doctor. Read More>>

     
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What is Generic for Methoblastin* used for?

Generic for Methoblastin* (Methotrexate) is used to treat certain types of cancer such as breast cancer, lung cancer, neck cancer, and skin cancer. It is also used to treat severe psoriasis and rheumatoid arthritis. This medication works by interfering with the growth of certain cells of the body, as well as by suppressing the immune system. This medicine may also be used to treat other conditions as determined by your doctor.

What is the recommended dosage of Generic for Methoblastin*?

The dosage of Generic for Methoblastin* prescribed to each patient will vary. Always follow your physician’s instructions and/or the directions on the prescription drug label.

Drink plenty of fluids while taking Generic for Methoblastin* tablets.

What if you miss a dose of Generic for Methoblastin*?

If your physician has instructed or directed you to take Generic for Methoblastin* medication in a regular schedule and you have missed a dose of this medicine, take it as soon as you remember. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, then skip the missed dose and go back to your regular dosing schedule. Do not double the doses unless otherwise directed.

What if you overdose on Generic for Methoblastin*?

Any medication taken in excess can have serious consequences. If you suspect an overdose of Generic for Methoblastin*, seek medical attention immediately.

What other drugs could interact with Generic for Methoblastin*?

It may be noted that drugs other than those listed above may also interact with Generic for Methoblastin*

Usually drug interactions occur when it is taken with another drug or with food. Before you take a medication for a particular ailment, you should inform the health expert about intake of any other medications including non-prescription medications, over-the-counter medicines that may increase the effect of Generic for Methoblastin*, and dietary supplements like vitamins, minerals and herbal, so that the doctor can warn you of any possible drug interactions.

Generic for Methoblastin* can interact with steroids and non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs.

Also, tell your prescriber or health care professional if you are a frequent user of drinks containing caffeine or alcohol, if you smoke, or if you use illegal drugs. These may affect the way your medicine works. Check with your health care professional before stopping or starting any of your medicines.

What are the side effects of Generic for Methoblastin*?

Like other medicines, Generic for Methoblastin* can cause some side effects. If they do occur, the side effects of Generic for Methoblastin* are most likely to be minor and temporary. However, some may be serious and may require the individual to inform the doctor or visit the nearest hospital immediately.

It is pertinent to note that side effects of Generic for Methoblastin* cannot be anticipated. If any side effects of Generic for Methoblastin* develop or change in intensity, the doctor should be informed as soon as possible.

Generic for Methoblastin* can cause side effects such as nausea, vomiting, dizziness, headache, and blurred vision. This is not a complete list of all side effects. Do concur with your doctor and follow his directions completely when you are taking Generic for Methoblastin*

What are the questions to ask your doctor before taking Generic for Methoblastin*?

Is it possible for me to take Generic for Methoblastin* with other drugs?
Should certain beverages, foods and other products be avoided when I take Generic for Methoblastin*?
What are the possible drug interactions of Generic for Methoblastin*?
How will Generic for Methoblastin* work in my body?
How should Generic for Methoblastin* be taken?
How to reduce the risk of Generic for Methoblastin* drug interactions and side effects?

Note

The health and medical information provided here is intended to supplement and not substitute for the expertise and judgment of your physician, pharmacists or other health care professional. It should not be understood to indicate that the use of Generic for Methoblastin* is safe, appropriate or effective for you. Always consult your health care professional before using this, or any other, drug.

 

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