Medicine Overview of Remtrex Injection
Side Effects of Remtrex are Nausea, Vomiting, Loss of appetite, Dyspepsia, Abdominal pain, Increased liver enzymes, Stomatitis (Inflammation of the mouth).
Your doctor or nurse will give you this medicine. Kindly do not self administer.
Remtrex 15 mg Injection is an immunosuppressant. In rheumatoid arthritis, it works by decreasing the activity of body's immune system. This decreases swelling, reduces pain and stiffness, and improves function. In psoriasis, it works by slowing down the rapid growth of skin cells.
In Depth Information on 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 15 mg Injection.
- It takes 6 to 8 weeks for Remtrex 15 mg 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 15 mg Injection isn’t harming your liver or blood counts.
Avoid alcohol when taking Remtrex 15 mg 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 15 mg Injection.
Remtrex Injection related warnings
Taking Methotrxate with alcohol increases the risk of liver damage.
Remtrex 15 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.
Remtrex 15 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.
Remtrex 15 mg Injection may make you feel dizzy, drowsy or affect your vision. Do not drive until your vision is clear.
Remtrex 15 mg Injection should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Remtrex 15 mg Injection may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Regular monitoring of kidney function test is advised while you are taking this medicine.
Remtrex 15 mg Injection should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Remtrex 15 mg Injection may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Use of Remtrex 15 mg Injection is not recommended in patients with severe liver disease.
Frequently asked questions about Remtrex Injection
Q. Is Remtrex a steroid/ chemotherapy/ disease-modifying antirheumatic drugs (DMARD)/ non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs)?
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
Q. Is Remtrex safe for psoriasis?
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
Q. Is Remtrex safe/ How long can I take Remtrex for?
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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