Do NOT use methotrexate powder for injection if:
- You are pregnant.
- You have rheumatoid arthritis with alcoholism, alcoholic liver disease or any chronic liver disease.
- You have hypersensitive to any component of methrotrexate.
Use of methotrexate during pregnancy or breast feeding is forbidden because it can cause fetal death and can cause adverse reactions in breast fed children. Consult your doctor or health care professional before having methotrexate powder.
Refer to your doctor or pharmacist for guidelines on dosage. Do not exceed what they advise. Usual dose for adults is 12 g/m2 as 4 hour infusion, however this typically depends on the disease and the patient’s age.
Consult with your doctor about any medications you are taking, before your treatment with methrotrexate powder for injection.