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Methotrexate and hair loss
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stevens1957 posted:
Am getting ready to try my 3rd medication for spondylitis. I am concerned about the hair loss and the GI side effects. Any comments or helpful tips? Thank you.
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jean2005 responded:
As for the GI side effects, I take Nexium and Immodium every day. It does help. I'm still looking as to how to lessen the hair loss. Maybe a different hair style, so that it wouldn't be as obvious.


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