Everyone responds differently to medication. Talk to your doctor about the side effects of Rasuvo® (methotrexate) injection.
Common side effects of Rasuvo include:
|Injectable methotrexate (MTX)||vs||Oral methotrexate (MTX)|
|Gastrointestinal side effects may be somewhat less intense with injectable MTX than with oral MTX.||Gastrointestinal side effects may be somewhat more intense with oral MTX than with injectable MTX.|
Although these are the most common side effects of Rasuvo, other side effects have been reported. See the Rasuvo Patient Information for a complete list of side effects.
Review the Full Prescribing Information and consult with your healthcare professional.
Rasuvo (methotrexate) injection is a single-dose auto-injector containing a prescription medicine, methotrexate. Methotrexate is used to:
Rasuvo should not be used for the treatment of cancer.
Rasuvo should not be used for the treatment of children with psoriasis.
Rasuvo is available in doses of 7.5, 10, 12.5, 15, 17.5, 20, 22.5, 25, 27.5, and 30 mg. Your doctor will prescribe a different way to take methotrexate if you need to take methotrexate by mouth or in some other way.
Common side effects of Rasuvo include: nausea, stomach pain, indigestion (dyspepsia), mouth sores, and rash.
Do not take Rasuvo if you:
Before you take Rasuvo, tell your doctor if you have any other medical conditions. Tell your doctor about all of the medicines you take, including prescription medicines, over-the-counter medicines, vitamins, and herbal supplements.
Rasuvo may affect how other medicines work, and other medicines may affect how Rasuvo works, causing side effects. Ask your doctor or pharmacist for a list of medicines if you are not sure.
Tell your doctor if you have any side effect that bothers you or that does not go away. These are not all the possible side effects of Rasuvo. For more information, ask your doctor or pharmacist.
You are encouraged to report negative side effects of prescription drugs to the FDA. Visit www.fda.gov/medwatch, or call 1-800-FDA-1088.