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On methotrexate 25mg/weekly for psoriasis/psoriatic arthritis from your experience & opinion will I experience hair loss?

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Dr. Ronald Krauser
Internal Medicine - Rheumatology

In brief: Possibly

Some hair loss is common in patients taking methotrexate.
Some experience hair loss at low doses and others on high doses like yourself have no such problem. One can try leucovorin if hair loss is a problem as this can reduce the problem is one is occurring.

In brief: Possibly

Some hair loss is common in patients taking methotrexate.
Some experience hair loss at low doses and others on high doses like yourself have no such problem. One can try leucovorin if hair loss is a problem as this can reduce the problem is one is occurring.
Dr. Ronald Krauser
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Dr. John Goldman
Internal Medicine - Rheumatology

In brief: You can

You can protect your hair to an extent with folic acid, but hair loss can occur. If that doesn't work sometime you can use folinic acid.

In brief: You can

You can protect your hair to an extent with folic acid, but hair loss can occur. If that doesn't work sometime you can use folinic acid.
Dr. John Goldman
Dr. John Goldman
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