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Sorry not been on for a long time people but have had a lot of things going on they have changed my methotrexate tablets to a weekly injection today will be my 3rd one and I'm hoping its working as I also have a stomach problem any way hope all is well and managing ok xx

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Hi charhunt Hope all goes well for you, is your stomach problems acid related if so what meds are you on for this,mattcass

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Hi charhunt Hope all goes well for you, is your stomach problems acid related if so what meds are you on for this,mattcass

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Hope you find the injections more easier to stomach.xx

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I have also been put on the injection, should be starting that in a couple of weeks, let us know how you get on, Xx

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I will do guys thanks all for ur support means a lot knowing there's others who no what I'm on about xxxx

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I'm on injections - they work much better for my RA and I have no issues with injecting at all. Unfortunately, during a month off my RA drugs an old tummy problem resurfaced and now having to move down a dose to see if I feel better while my tummy problems are investigated. I would be really interested to know more about yours if possible? The injectable MTX is not responsible for them but I found the Omaprazole I was taking interacted badly with the MTX - now taking Ranatidine (Zantac) instead so hoping with the lower dose MTX and the new stomach protector I will be better as 17.5 mg of injectable MTX has been brilliant for my RA at least. Let us know how you get on. Tilda x

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hi Tilda just read this older site and wondering what was your outcome? I have been on methotrexate for 7 years, 61/2 tablets then injections due to HUGE stomach issues, my stomach has destended to look 9 months pregnant , I have difficulty eating certain foods, cant seem to digest them.

I have test after test and no one seems to come up with an answer. Look forward to hearing from you. cheers Trish

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Well I'm on 20mg of the MTX and take mebevrine for my tummy cing a surgeon next month for my tummy as I've had problems for nearly a year now and was in hospital for the whole of August last year xx

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hi there are u happy to share your stomach issues with me and what the outcome was. cheers

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Hi all they have only just starting sorting my stomach problem out I'm on a fodmap diet ATM till 22nd April to see if my problems r food related or med related so will be able to say more after I've seen the dietician in April

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