Methotrexate is a DMARD used to treat rheumatoid arthritis, juvenile idiopathic arthritis, vasculitis and psoriatic arthritis. Learn the risks and side-effects.
Your questions on methotrexate
Read our professional answers to your questions about taking methotrexate, including side effects of nausea, mouth ulcers, thinning hair and frequent urination.
Common questions about taking methotrexate
Methotrexate is used to treat rheumatoid arthritis, juvenile idiopathic arthritis, vasculitis and psoriatic arthritis. Learn more about the drug and answers to common questions.
“It’s important for young people to speak out about side effects of methotrexate”
Methotrexate is often one of the first drugs given to children and young people with arthritis. Read Aimee's story.
Osteoarthritis - PROMOTE: A trial of methotrexate to treat painful knee osteoarthritis
Learn about our clinical study of whether methotrexate is effective treatment for reducing pain in people with knee osteoarthritis (OA) compared to a placebo.