Understand Your Test

Methotrexate

Formal Name: 

Methotrexate

Why Get Tested?
  • To detect, monitor and evaluate toxic concentrations of methotrexate
  • To measure methotrexate levels in blood to determine the initial dosage requirement in individuals with immune disease.
  • When To Get Tested?

    At specific timed intervals after a high dose of methotrexate to monitor blood levels and guide treatment and whenever symptoms suggest methotrexate toxicity