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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
1/1/2009 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

Condition: Rheumatoid Arthritis
12/28/2008 11:46:07 AM

Reviewer: daffydick, 75 or over Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
Methotrexate appears to work for me as I reduce dependence on Prednisone for mitigating pain in my joints. I am down to 10 mg of Prednisone per day and am using 6 tablets of Methotrexate.

Condition: Rheumatoid Arthritis
12/27/2008 8:02:57 PM

Reviewer: 25-34 Female on Treatment for 10 years or more (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:

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