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How long does it take for methotrexate to clear out the body after use for ecotopic pregnancy? Will it cause infertility?

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Dr. Sewa Legha
Internal Medicine - Oncology
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In brief: Unlikely

Low dose methotrexate as commonly used for problems like you have is cleared from the body in 48-72 hours.
Infertility is a remote possibility as it can occur with any chemotherapy but Methotrexate is safer in this regard compared to alkylating agents.

In brief: Unlikely

Low dose methotrexate as commonly used for problems like you have is cleared from the body in 48-72 hours.
Infertility is a remote possibility as it can occur with any chemotherapy but Methotrexate is safer in this regard compared to alkylating agents.
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