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Methotrexate Safety Information and Side Effects

Methotrexate Safety Information

Pyrexia ( 411 reports)    ➢ More

Hepatocellular Injury, Cholestasis, Renal Failure Acute, Hypotension, Pyrexia, Rash

This case suggests a potential Methotrexate Teva Pyrexia side effect(s) that can have serious consequences. A 59-year-old patient from FR (weight:NA) was diagnosed with the following health condition(s): b-cell lymphoma and used Methotrexate Teva (dosage: NA) starting Nov 27, 2013. Soon after starting Methotrexate Teva the patient began experiencing various side effects, including:
  • Hepatocellular Injury
  • Cholestasis
  • Renal Failure Acute
  • Hypotension
  • Pyrexia
  • Rash
Drugs used concurrently:
  • Ondansetron Accord
  • The patient was hospitalized. Although Methotrexate Teva demonstrated significant improvements in a number of clinically relevant cases, troublesome symptoms, such as Pyrexia, may still occur.

    Pancytopenia ( 356 reports)    ➢ More

    Gastrointestinal Mucosal Necrosis, Oesophageal Stenosis, Large Intestinal Stenosis, Mucosal Inflammation, Pyrexia, Staphylococcal Infection, Pancytopenia

    Adverse event was reported on Mar 03, 2014 by a Female taking Methotrexate (Dosage: 8mg/week) was diagnosed with and. Location: JP , 82 years of age, Directly after treatment started, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Methotrexate side effects: gastrointestinal mucosal necrosis, oesophageal stenosis, large intestinal stenosis, mucosal inflammation, pyrexia, staphylococcal infection, pancytopenia.
    Associated medications used:
    • Loxoprofen (180mg/day)
    • Prednisolone (4-6mg/day)
    The patient was hospitalized.

    Nausea ( 321 reports)    ➢ More

    Nausea, Dizziness, Abdominal Discomfort, Arthralgia, Back Pain, Crying, Headache, Sensory Disturbance, Mood Swings

    This Nausea problem was reported by a consumer or non-health professional from US. A 43-year-old female patient (weight: NA) was diagnosed with the following medical condition(s): NA.On NS a consumer started treatment with Methotrexate Sodium (dosage: NA). The following health products were being taken at the same time: NA. When commencing Methotrexate Sodium, the patient experienced the following unwanted symptoms /side effects:
    • Nausea
    • Dizziness
    • Abdominal Discomfort
    • Arthralgia
    • Back Pain
    • Crying
    • Headache
    • Sensory Disturbance
    • Mood Swings
    Although all health products are carefully tested before they are licensed for use, they carry potential side effect risks. Some side effects, such as Nausea, may become evident only after a product is in use by the general population.

    Pneumonia ( 304 reports)    ➢ More

    Nausea, Dizziness, Malaise, Bronchitis, Cough, Dyspnoea, Pneumonia, Lung Disorder

    A case of a 67-year-old female patient (weight: NA) from US was presented. The patient developed the following symptoms/conditions: palindromic rheumatism and was treated with Methotrexate (dosage: 5 Pills 2x/day Once A Week One Day Weekly) starting Dec 03, 2012. Concurrently used drugs: NA. Soon after that, the subject experienced the following of symptoms:
    • Nausea
    • Dizziness
    • Malaise
    • Bronchitis
    • Cough
    • Dyspnoea
    • Pneumonia
    • Lung Disorder
    This opens a possibility that Methotrexate could cause Pneumonia and that some female subjects may be more susceptible.

    Arthralgia ( 271 reports)    ➢ More

    Nausea, Dizziness, Abdominal Discomfort, Arthralgia, Back Pain, Crying, Headache, Sensory Disturbance, Mood Swings

    on Mar 10, 2014 a Female from US , 43 years of age, weighting 160.0 lb, was treated with Methotrexate Sodium. Directly after treatment started, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Methotrexate side effects: nausea, dizziness, abdominal discomfort, arthralgia, back pain, crying, headache, sensory disturbance, mood swings. Methotrexate Sodium dosage: NA.

    Common Methotrexate Side Effects

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    Pyrexia (411)
    Pancytopenia (356)
    Nausea (321)
    Pneumonia (304)
    Arthralgia (271)
    Headache (269)
    Injection Site Pain (265)
    Rheumatoid Arthritis (260)
    Dyspnoea (248)
    Mucosal Inflammation (241)
    Diarrhoea (238)
    Vomiting (231)
    Fatigue (223)
    Asthenia (198)
    Cough (196)
    Anaemia (195)
    Sepsis (195)
    Pain (188)
    Renal Failure Acute (177)
    Malaise (156)
    Abdominal Pain (152)
    Febrile Neutropenia (152)
    Injection Site Erythema (145)
    Pain In Extremity (141)
    Convulsion (139)
    Rash (139)
    Neurotoxicity (138)
    Dizziness (131)
    Condition Aggravated (129)
    Neutropenia (129)
    Thrombocytopenia (127)
    Toxicity To Various Agents (125)
    Alanine Aminotransferase Increased (121)
    Oedema Peripheral (121)
    Renal Failure (118)
    Hypertension (115)
    Weight Decreased (114)
    Interstitial Lung Disease (113)
    Erythema (113)
    Bone Marrow Failure (108)
    Respiratory Failure (108)
    Stomatitis (108)
    Leukopenia (104)
    Infection (103)
    Fall (103)
    Aspartate Aminotransferase Increased (99)
    Hypotension (95)
    Nasopharyngitis (93)
    Paraesthesia (93)
    Septic Shock (91)

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