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Methotrexate (Oral)

Drug Class: Commonly Known As: Category:
Antimetabolite Cancer-related

Methotrexate (Oral) - Dosage and How to Use

How should Methotrexate (Oral) be used?

It is a tablet taken by mouth. Drink plenty of fluids while taking this medicine. Take the exact number of tablets and follow the dosing schedule as instructed by your doctor.

What should I do if I miss a dose?

If you miss a dose, take it as soon as you remember. However, if it is near the time of the next dose, skip the missed dose and resume your usual dosing schedule. Do not double the dose.

What should I do if I overdose?

​If you overdose on this medicine, inform your doctor immediately.

Methotrexate (Oral) - Additional Information

  • Updated on Friday, October 20, 2017
  • Article contributed by Department of Pharmacy National Cancer Centre Singapore

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