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Remtrex 15mg Injection

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Composition for Remtrex 15mg Injection

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Primary uses of Remtrex 15mg Injection

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Medicine Overview of Remtrex Injection

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Uses of Remtrex Injection

Remtrex 15mg Injection is used in the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis and psoriasis.
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Remtrex Injection side effects

Common

Nausea, Vomiting, Loss of appetite, Dyspepsia, Abdominal pain, Increased liver enzymes, Stomatitis (Inflammation of the mouth).

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How to use Remtrex Injection

Your doctor or nurse will give you this medicine. Kindly do not self administer.

How Remtrex Injection works

Remtrex 15mg Injection is an immunosuppressive medication at low dose. It works by decreasing the activity of body's immune system and prevents the body from attacking itself. This decreases swelling, reduces pain and stiffness, prevents irreversible joint damage and improves function.

In Depth Information on Remtrex Injection

Expert advice for Remtrex Injection

  • It reduces inflammation in the joints which helps decrease swelling, pain, stiffness & reduces irreversible joint damage.
  • Take it once a week on the same day every week.
  • Always take folic acid as advised by your doctor. This will help lessen the side effects of Remtrex 15mg Injection.
  • It takes 6 to 8 weeks for Remtrex 15mg Injection to work. It is important to keep taking the medication.
  • Have your blood tested every 4 to 8 weeks. This is important to make sure Remtrex 15mg Injection isn’t harming your liver or blood counts.
  • Avoid alcohol when taking Remtrex 15mg Injection.
  • Can be harmful to an unborn baby. Do not take it during pregnancy or breastfeeding. Tell your doctor if you become pregnant while taking Remtrex 15mg Injection.
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Remtrex Injection related warnings
Special precautions for Remtrex Injection
Alcohol
CAUTION
Taking Methotrxate with alcohol increases the risk of liver damage.
Pregnancy
CAUTION
Remtrex 15mg 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
Remtrex 15mg 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
Remtrex 15mg Injection may make you feel dizzy, drowsy or affect your vision. Do not drive until your vision is clear.
Kidney
CAUTION
Remtrex 15mg Injection should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Remtrex 15mg Injection may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Regular monitoring of kidney function test is advised while you are taking this medicine.
Liver
CAUTION
Remtrex 15mg Injection should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Remtrex 15mg Injection may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Use of Remtrex 15mg Injection is not recommended in patients with severe liver disease.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions about Remtrex Injection

Frequently asked questions about Methotrexate Low Dose

Remtrex 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
Remtrex belongs to a class of drugs known as antimetabolites used to treat severe, uncontrolled psoriasis. Remtrex is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor
Remtrex is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor
Q. Is Remtrex a narcotic/ biologic drug?
No. Remtrex is not a narcotic drug/ biologic drug
Q. Does Remtrex cause weight gain/ weight loss/ fatigue/ diarrhea/ acne/ mood swings/ nausea/ infertility?
Remtrex 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 Remtrex cause cancer?
Remtrex 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.

Severely interacts with other drugs like

Taking Remtrex with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
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Remtrex with Penicillin
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Medicines with composition Penicillin: Strepto Erbazide
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Medicines with composition Equine Rabies Immunoglobulin: Equirab, Carig
Remtrex with Triamcinolone
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Medicines with composition Benzathine penicillin G: Benzathine
Medicines with composition Inactivated Hepatitis A Vaccine (Adsorbed): Avaxim, Havrix
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Medicines with composition Rabies vaccine, Human: Worab, Rabipur, Rabies, Verorab Antirabies, Indirab, Zoonovac, Vaxirab, Xprab
Remtrex with Oxyphenbutazone
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Medicines with composition Oxyphenbutazone: Sioril
Remtrex with Cyclosporine
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Medicines with composition Human Rabies Immunoglobulin: Berirab P, Kamrab
Remtrex with Trimethoprim
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Medicines with composition Trimethoprim: Tmp
Remtrex with Nimesulide
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Remtrex with Benzydamine
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Medicines with composition Benzydamine: Tantum, Mucobenz, B Mine
Remtrex with Beclometasone
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Remtrex with Loteprednol
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