Medical errors associated with low-dose methotrexate may be life-threatening. Prescribers should be cognizant of the medication's toxicities and the persistent challenges in preventing adverse events. This article reviews the properties of methotrexate and its common drug-drug interactions. Best practices from the Institute for Safe Medication Practices, aimed at reducing methotrexate errors, are highlighted.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||4|
|Journal||Journal of the American Academy of Physician Assistants|
|State||Published - May 1 2017|
- medication errors
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Nurse Assisting