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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
1/5/2009 4:09:54 PM

Reviewer: e mele, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
Sometimes I get out of breath

Condition: Rheumatoid Arthritis
1/3/2009 8:49:10 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I have been on Methotrexate for about 4 months now and I'm living with no pain and I have quit using prednisone all together now. My doctor has me taking folic acid 3 times a day and I take the folic acid with my medication and it helps with the upset stomach I was experiencing with just taking the medication. I still get tired if I overdue but I don't have the pain in my hands and feets l ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Rheumatoid Arthritis
1/1/2009 10:46:14 PM

Reviewer: Nini176, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 5 to less than 10 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
This is my second time on Mxt. Was on it several years ago in combination with Arava. Very ineffective, so switched Dr.'s and was put on Remicade for 5 years. LOVED IT. Did have few side effects, but could live, work, enjoy sex, etc. Began to lose effectiveness, Dr. retired, so I am back with the original doc, and unhappily back on mxt. 8 pills each week, not working, in pain 24/7, and life su ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Rheumatoid Arthritis
12/30/2008 8:30:19 AM

Reviewer: satisfied09, 13-18 Female on Treatment for 10 years or more (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
My road to recovery with JRA is mostly credited to methotrexate. I began to show full blown symptoms of this disease in the 2nd grade and am now a senior in high school. Although my JRA is only being supressed and not out of my system, I have been able to live just as any other kids do. I play soccer, softball, tennis, cross country ski and downhill ski without any joint discomfort at all. The med ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Rheumatoid Arthritis
12/29/2008 11:39:51 PM

Reviewer: 75 or over Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
severe pain in muscles and joints

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