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is it o.k. to tan while on methotrexate?

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Dr. Matthew Wilson
12 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
No: While this is actually unlikely to cause problems, sunburn may be more likely while using methotrexate. Though it may depend on why and how you're using it.
Answered on Apr 6, 2014
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