Mexate 7.5mg Strip Of 4 Tablets
Mexate 7.5mg Strip Of 4 Tablets
Mexate 7.5mg Strip Of 4 Tablets
Mexate 7.5mg Strip Of 4 Tablets

Mexate 7.5mg Strip Of 4 Tablets

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4 Tablet(s) in Strip
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Mexate 7.5 MG Description

Mexate 7.5mg tablets is an anticancer medicine (cancer medicines). Mexate 7.5mg tablets are used in the management of cancer such as breast cancer, head cancer, neck cancer and even Psoriasis. It inhi...
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ContainsMethotrexate(7.5 Mg)
UsesCancer, Psoriasis
Side effectsdizziness, headache, drowsiness, decreased appetite, swollen and tender gums
ClassificationANTI-NEOPLASTIC
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Uses of Mexate 7.5 MG

  • Cancer of breast, head, and neck
  • Psoriasis, Choriocarcinoma, Burkitt's lymphoma.

Contraindications of Mexate 7.5 MG

  • Allergy to methotrexate
  • Alcoholism, Alcoholic liver disease, Chronic liver disease
  • Immunodeficiency disorders
  • Blood dyscrasias, such as bone marrow hypoplasia, leucopenia, thrombocytopenia or significant anemia, end stage kidney disease, nitrous oxide anesthesia

Side effects of Mexate 7.5 MG

  • dizziness
  • headache
  • drowsiness
  • decreased appetite
  • swollen and tender gums
  • reddened eyes
  • hair loss

Precautions and Warnings of Mexate 7.5 MG

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Mexate 7.5mg tablets during pregnancy?
A:
Mexate 7.5mg tablets should not be taken during pregnancy unless your doctor has prescribed it for oncology treatment. Methotrexate has been linked to birth abnormalities, injury to an unborn child, and miscarriage. It's linked to problems with the skull, face, heart, blood vessels, brain, and limbs.

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Mexate 7.5mg tablets while breastfeeding?
A:
Mexate 7.5mg tablet is a medication that can enter the breast milk and harm a nursing baby. Breastfeeding is not advised while taking this medication and for at least one week after being stopped. Before you start breastfeeding, talk to your doctor.

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have taken Mexate 7.5mg tablets?
A:
Mexate 7.5mg tablets may cause drowsiness, dizziness, or blurred vision. When you start taking this prescription, you should avoid driving or using machinery until you are positive that you are not experiencing these side effects.

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol if I have taken Mexate 7.5mg tablets?
A:
No, avoid consuming alcohol as it can lead to adverse effects.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You are allergic to Methotrexate
  • You have any kidney,lung, immunodeficiency,skin, neurological or liver disease
  • You are planning for any surgery
  • You are on medications, vitamins and herbal supplements
  • You are dehydrated
  • You drink alcohol
  • You have digestive system disorders

Mode of Action of Mexate 7.5 MG

How Does It Work?

The active component of Mexate 7.5mg tablet is Methotrexate. Mexate 7.5mg tablets are used to treat certain types of cancers and psoriasis. It inhibits an enzyme required for cell survival. This slows...
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Directions for Use of Mexate 7.5 MG

Mexate 7.5mg tablets are available as a tablet to be swallowed. Mexate 7.5mg tablets should be taken exactly as prescribed by your doctor. The timing is determined by your medical condition and how yo...
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Interactions of Mexate 7.5 MG

Interactions with other medicines

Non-steroidal Anti-inflammatorys (NSAIDs) can lead to increased levels of Methotrexate in the blood leading to toxicity. When NSAIDs and salicylates are taken at the same time as low doses of methotre...
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Interactions with food items

The bioavailability of the medicine decreases in the presence of milk.

Storage and disposal of Mexate 7.5 MG

Store at room temperature, away from sunlight and moisture. Keep out of the bathroom. The tablets should be kept out of reach of children and pets. Unless otherwise directed, do not flush or pour it d...
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Dosage of Mexate 7.5 MG

Overdose

If you suspect you've consumed too much of this medicine, call a poison control centre or go to the nearest emergency room right away. Symptoms of overdose are as follows: leukopenia, thrombocytopenia...
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Missed a Dose

If you have missed a dose, take it as soon as you remember it. If it's close to your next dose, don't take a double dose.

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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: How long will Mexate 7.5mg tablets take to work?

A: Within 3 to 6 weeks, Mexate 7.5mg tablets begin to work, and symptoms improve over the next three months.

Q: Can I stop taking Mexate 7.5mg tablets when I feel better?

A: If you feel better, do not discontinue taking Mexate 7.5mg tablets without consulting your doctor first. Before the illness is treated, your symptoms may improve. As a result, it is recommended that you continue your treatment for the exact duration prescribed.

Q: Should I take Folic acid with Mexate 7.5mg tablets?

A: It is recommended to take Folic acid with Mexate 7.5mg tablets as taking Mexate 7.5mg tablets alone might cause folded deficiency. Please talk to your doctor for further insight.
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Last Updated on: 05 Apr 2022 | 06:30 PM (IST)

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