Mext 50 mg Injection


Overview

Uses of Mext Injection
Mext 50 mg Injection is used in the treatment of cancer.
Mext Injection side effects
Common
  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Loss of appetite
  • Dyspepsia
  • Abdominal pain
  • Increased liver enzymes
  • Stomatitis (Inflammation of the mouth)
How to use Mext Injection
Your doctor or nurse will give you this medicine. Kindly do not self administer.
How Mext Injection works
Mext 50 mg Injection is an anti-cancer medication. It works by blocking an enzyme (dihydrofolate reductase) involved in DNA synthesis in cancer cells. This slows the growth of cancer cells and eventually kills them.
Mext Injection related warnings
Alcohol
CAUTION
Taking Methotrxate with alcohol increases the risk of liver damage.
Pregnancy
CAUTION
Mext 50 mg Injection is highly unsafe to use during pregnancy.
Human and animal studies have shown significant adverse effects on the foetus. Please consult your doctor.
Lactation
UNSAFE
Mext 50 mg Injection is unsafe to use during lactation. Data suggests that the drug may cause toxicity to the baby, or the mother is suffering from a condition in which breastfeeding is not advisable.
Driving
Mext 50 mg Injection may make you feel dizzy, drowsy or affect your vision. Do not drive until your vision is clear.
Kidney
CAUTION
Mext 50 mg Injection should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Mext 50 mg Injection may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Regular monitoring of kidney function test is advised while you are taking this medicine.
Liver
CAUTION
Mext 50 mg Injection should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Mext 50 mg Injection may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Use of Mext 50 mg Injection is not recommended in patients with severe liver disease.

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Interaction with Drugs

Taking Mext with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Durapen
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Catrisol, Betaforte, Betacon
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Pyregin
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Disprin, M Spirin
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Brand(s): Dexamax, OD Dex, Adexa
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Ducort, Defmark, Zacdef
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Ready Rinse
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Nimsun, Abinim, Nimulis
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Darcort, Trilone, Mycort
SERIOUS

Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Mext

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My mother has rheumatoid arthritis and she is prescribed with mext 7.5 f with proxym 300 shall she continue taking these tablets and can she take Etova 300mg instead of proxym 300
Dr. Akshat Goel
Bone & Joint Specialist
Etova will be better Add tab Saaz 500mg twice daily
MY mother suffered with RA Rehmatoid and IHD Dr. Prescribed methotrixate 10 mg and leflunomide my basic concern any side effect of this drugs, Like kidney disease, Cancer,
Dr. Akshat Goel
Bone & Joint Specialist
Every drug has some side effectstry to stop taking leflunomide after 2 months Also do KFT (kidney) test every 3 mo ths
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FAQs

Q. Is Mext a steroid/ chemotherapy/ disease-modifying antirheumatic drugs (DMARD)/ non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs)?
Mext is not a steroid or non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs). It is a chemotherapy drug used in the treatment of different types of cancer and it is also a disease-modifying antirheumatic drugs (DMARD) used in the treatment of severe rheumatoid arthritis
Q. Is Mext safe for psoriasis?
Mext belongs to a class of drugs known as antimetabolites used to treat severe, uncontrolled psoriasis. Mext is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor
Q. Is Mext safe/ How long can I take Mext for?
Mext is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor
Q. Is Mext a narcotic/ biologic drug?
No. Mext is not a narcotic drug/ biologic drug
Q. Does Mext cause weight gain/ weight loss/ fatigue/ diarrhea/ acne/ mood swings/ nausea/ infertility?
Mext may cause side effects such as fatigue, diarrhea, acne, mood swings, nausea, and infertility. But it has no known effect on weight gain/ weight loss
Q. Does Mext cause cancer?
Mext belongs to a class of drugs known as antimetabolites. It is used for the treatment of wide range of cancer and tumors. However it may increase the risk of secondary malignancies such as melanoma and other cancers.
Information last updated by Dr. Varun Gupta, MD Pharmacology on 23rd Aug 2018.
The medicine details are for information purpose only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicine.
Manufacturer/Marketer Address
Wallace Pharmaceuticals Pvt. Ltd., 3rd Floor, Dempo Trade Centre Bldg., Patto Plaza, EDC Complex, Panaji 403001, Goa, India.
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