Methotrexate may decrease folate levels in the body. Taking a high-quality folate supplement can help maintain healthy folate levels during methotrexate therapy.*
High-dose folate supplementation can “mask” low vitamin B12 levels, so experts recommend taking vitamin B12 supplement along with folate.*
Curcumin provides antioxidant support for joint health and overall wellness.*
Who can benefit from MTX Advanced Support and CurcuSorb?
The MTX Advanced Support and CurcuSorb bundle is designed to promote healthy joint function and mobility, as well as provide nutrient support for those taking methotrexate.*
Is there anyone who should not take MTX Advanced Support and CurcuSorb?
MTX Advanced Support can be taken safely by most individuals.
Do not take CurcuSorb if you are pregnant or nursing, if you have a history of gallstones, bile duct obstruction, or liver problems, or if you have a known allergy to turmeric or curcumin.
CurcuSorb should be used cautiously by men trying to father a pregnancy. Turmeric may lower testosterone levels and decrease sperm motility, which may impact male fertility.
Discontinue CurcuSorb at least two weeks prior to surgical procedures.
Are there any side effects from taking MTX Advanced Support and CurcuSorb?
No. There are no expected side effects from taking MTX Advanced Support or CurcuSorb when taken as recommended.
How long should I take MTX Advanced Support and CurcuSorb?
We recommend taking MTX Advanced Support and CurcuSorb while you are on methotrexate therapy, or as directed by your healthcare provider.
Can I take MTX Advanced Support and CurcuSorb with other nutritional supplements?
Yes. You can take MTX Advanced Support and CurcuSorb along with most multivitamins or other nutritional supplements. Do not take MTX Advanced Support with other single nutrient supplements that contain large doses of folic acid, folate, or vitamin B12, unless otherwise directed by your healthcare provider.
Do MTX Advanced Support and CurcuSorb interact with prescription medications?
The list below includes some of the more common potential interactions. This is not meant to be a comprehensive list or take the place of advice from your healthcare provider. As with any dietary supplement, discuss with your pharmacist and/or healthcare team to determine whether MTX Advanced Support and CurcuSorb can be taken with your medications.
Anticoagulant/antiplatelet drugs (heparin, warfarin (Coumadin), apixaban (Eliquis), enoxaparin (Lovenox), clopidogrel (Plavix), aspirin): Turmeric (in CurcuSorb) may have antiplatelet effects and increase the risk of bleeding when taken with these medications.
Medications for diabetes: Turmeric (in CurcuSorb) may have additional blood sugar-lowering effects when taken with medications to manage blood sugar and diabetes. Talk with your healthcare provider and monitor your blood sugar closely if you’re taking turmeric and a medication for diabetes.
Pyrimethamine (Daraprim): Folate (in MTX Advanced Support) may decrease the antiparasitic effects of this medication.
Seizure medications (phenytoin (Dilantin), primidone (Mysoline), phenobarbital (Luminal)): Folate (in MTX Advanced Support) may reduce the effects of these medications and increase seizure risk.