Onkomet

Onkomet

methotrexate

Manufacturer:

Onkure

Distributor:

GIS Pharma
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Methotrexate
Indications/Uses
Antineoplastic chemotherapy, severe psoriasis, RA.
Dosage/Direction for Use
Neoplastic chemotherapy Individualised dosage. Psoriasis, psoriatic arthritis & autoimmunopathies 10-25 mg/wk.
Administration
Should be taken on an empty stomach: May be taken w/ meals to reduce GI discomfort. Avoid taking w/ milk-rich products.
Contraindications
Pregnancy. Severe renal or hepatic disorders, blood dyscrasias.
Special Precautions
Infection, peptic ulcer, ulcerative colitis, debility, extreme youth or old age.
Adverse Reactions
Hepatotoxicity. GI, dermatological, liver & GUT toxicity.
Drug Interactions
Effects enhanced by PABA, chloramphenicol, phenylbutazones, phenytoin, probenecid, salicylates, sulfonamides, tetracyclines. Fatal toxicities w/ NSAIDs.
ATC Classification
L04AX03 - methotrexate ; Belongs to the class of other immunosuppressants.
Presentation/Packing
Form
Onkomet tab 2.5 mg
Packing/Price
10 × 10's
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