Methotrexate Sodium Vial Side Effects by Likelihood and Severity

COMMON side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression

  • Azotemia
  • Bleeding Of The Stomach Or Intestines
  • Canker Sore
  • Decreased Blood Platelets
  • Hole In The Intestine
  • Infection Caused By Bacteria
  • Inflammation Of The Gums And Mouth
  • Inflammation Of The Lining Of The Stomach And Intestines
  • Sepsis Caused By Bacteria
  • Stomach Or Intestinal Ulcer
  • Sun-Sensitive Skin

If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • Dizzy
  • Feel Like Throwing Up
  • Loss Of Appetite
  • Low Energy
  • Not Feeling Well
  • Throwing Up

INFREQUENT side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression

  • Anemia
  • Arachnoid Membrane Inflammation Caused By Chemicals
  • Decreased White Blood Cells
  • Disease In The White Matter Area Of The Brain
  • Hardening Of The Liver
  • Hepatitis Caused By Drugs
  • Interstitial Pneumonitis
  • Liver Tissue Death
  • Lung Fibrosis

If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • Abnormal Liver Function Tests
  • Acne
  • Chills
  • Diarrhea
  • Fever
  • Hair Loss
  • Itching
  • Presence Of Boils On The Skin
  • Rash
  • Throat Irritation

RARE side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression

  • A Disease Causing Brain Dysfunction - Leigh's Disease
  • Acquired Decrease Of All Cells In The Blood
  • Acute Liver Failure
  • Avascular Necrosis Of Bone
  • Blood Clot In A Deep Vein Of The Extremities
  • Blood Clot In An Artery
  • Blood Clot In The Brain
  • Blood Clot In Vein
  • Blood Clot Of A Vein Of The Retina
  • Broken Bone
  • Decreased Neutrophils A Type Of White Blood Cell
  • Deficiency Of Granulocytes A Type Of White Blood Cell
  • Diabetes
  • Disorder Of The Brain
  • Elevation Of Proteins In The Urine
  • Erythema Multiforme
  • Excess Liver Fibrous Tissue
  • Fluid In The Covering Of The Heart Or Pericardium
  • Hemiplegia
  • Increased Eosinophils In The Blood
  • Increased Spinal Fluid Pressure
  • Increased Uric Acid Due To Cancer Chemotherapy
  • Inflammation Of Blood Vessels In The Skin
  • Inflammation Of The Alveoli Of The Lungs
  • Inflammation Of The Covering Of The Heart Or Pericardium
  • Kidney Disease With Reduction In Kidney Function
  • Kidney Failure
  • Life Threatening Allergic Reaction
  • Low Blood Counts Due To Bone Marrow Failure
  • Lung Embolism
  • Lung Failure Causing Loss Of Breath
  • Pneumonia Caused By Pneumocystis Jirovecii Organism
  • Seizures
  • Skin Rash With Sloughing
  • Stevens-Johnson Syndrome
  • Temporary Blindness
  • Toxic Epidermal Necrolysis

If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • Altered Interest In Having Sexual Intercourse
  • Bloody Urine
  • Blurred Vision
  • Brain Disease Or Injury Causing Inability To Communicate
  • Confused
  • Difficulty Speaking
  • Drowsiness
  • Head Pain
  • Infection
  • Inflammation Of The Bladder
  • Joint Pain
  • Low Sperm Count
  • Pink Eye
  • Ringing In The Ears
  • Stinging Of Skin
  • Swollen Lymph Nodes