Mecan consists of Methotrexate (MTX), earlier termed as Amethopterin, which is used to treat severe psoriasis and rheumatoid arthritis. Psoriasis is condition in which dry patches are formed on the skin. It is available in form of tablets. Methotrexate is only used when other methods get failed to treat.
Nausea, tiredness, fever, low white blood cell counts, increased risk of infection, and breakdown of the skin inside the mouth are some side effects a patient may feel while on treatment. Other uncommon side effects may include
If you have low blood cell count, prevent taking the medicine. Also, it is not a kind of regular dosage. Generally it is consumed once or twice a week. Strictly follow the doctor’s prescription. In any case, do not overdose, if you did, contact the doctor as soon as possible.