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Were you looking for information about Methotrexate? Methetrexate is a common misspelling of methotrexate.
 
Methotrexate (Rheumatrex®, Trexall®) is a drug that is prescribed for the treatment of severe rheumatoid arthritis, psoriasis, and certain types of cancer. The medicine comes in the form of a tablet or an injection. Your individual dosage will depend on a number of factors, such as your age, the medical condition being treated, and how you tolerate the drug. Some of the most common side effects of this product include nausea, mouth sores, and low white blood cell counts.
 
(For a more in-depth description, click Methotrexate. This article offers details on topics such as whether you can buy a generic version, what to do in case of an overdose, and how the medication works. You can also click any of the links in the box to the right for specific information.)
 
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