What Conditions does Methotrexate Treat?

  • non-Hodgkin's lymphoma
  • squamous cell carcinoma of head and neck
  • a type of lymphoma involving the skin called mycosis fungoides
  • rheumatoid arthritis
  • Burkitt's Lymphoma
  • Polyarticular Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis
  • Trophoblastic Tumor of Placenta
  • Type of Leukemia - Acute Lymphocytic Leukemia
  • breast cancer
  • severe psoriasis that is resistant to treatment
  • inflammation of the blood vessels
  • inflammation of skin and muscles all over the body
  • sarcoidosis
  • Wegener's granulomatosis
  • psoriasis associated with arthritis
  • systemic lupus erythematosus
  • an autoimmune disease
  • chronic inflammation of muscles in the body called polymyositis

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