Review: taking Enbrel and Prednisone together


Summary

Drug interactions are reported among people who take Enbrel and Prednisone together. This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Enbrel and Prednisone. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 21,427 people who take the same drugs from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.

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Enbrel

Enbrel has active ingredients of etanercept. It is often used in rheumatoid arthritis. (latest outcomes from Enbrel 361,641 users)

Prednisone

Prednisone has active ingredients of prednisone. It is often used in rheumatoid arthritis. (latest outcomes from Prednisone 224,214 users)

On Sep, 18, 2016

21,427 people who take Enbrel, Prednisone are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Enbrel and Prednisone drug interactions.

Drug effectiveness over time:

Enbrel:
  • < 1 month: 0.0% - (0 of 4 people)
  • 1 - 6 months: 25.0% - (3 of 12 people)
  • 6 - 12 months: 33.0% - (1 of 3 people)
  • 1 - 2 years: 60.0% - (3 of 5 people)
  • 2 - 5 years: 33.0% - (3 of 9 people)
  • 5 - 10 years: 66.0% - (6 of 9 people)
  • 10+ years: 33.0% - (1 of 3 people)
  • not specified: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
Prednisone:
  • < 1 month: 60.0% - (3 of 5 people)
  • 1 - 6 months: 40.0% - (2 of 5 people)
  • 6 - 12 months: 28.0% - (2 of 7 people)
  • 1 - 2 years: 100.0% - (2 of 2 people)
  • 2 - 5 years: 61.0% - (8 of 13 people)
  • 5 - 10 years: 85.0% - (6 of 7 people)
  • 10+ years: 37.0% - (3 of 8 people)
  • not specified: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)

Drug effectiveness by gender:

Enbrel:
  • female: 35.0% - (13 of 37 people)
  • male: 50.0% - (4 of 8 people)
Prednisone:
  • female: 51.0% - (20 of 39 people)
  • male: 75.0% - (6 of 8 people)

Drug effectiveness by age:

Enbrel:
  • 0-1: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 2-9: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 10-19: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
  • 20-29: 0.0% - (0 of 3 people)
  • 30-39: 62.0% - (5 of 8 people)
  • 40-49: 27.0% - (3 of 11 people)
  • 50-59: 50.0% - (8 of 16 people)
  • 60+: 16.0% - (1 of 6 people)
Prednisone:
  • 0-1: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 2-9: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 10-19: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
  • 20-29: 0.0% - (0 of 4 people)
  • 30-39: 50.0% - (5 of 10 people)
  • 40-49: 80.0% - (8 of 10 people)
  • 50-59: 68.0% - (11 of 16 people)
  • 60+: 33.0% - (2 of 6 people)

Most common drug interactions over time *:

< 1 month:
  • arthralgia
  • pyrexia
  • nausea
  • headache
  • injection site erythema
  • fatigue
  • drug ineffective
  • vomiting
  • pain in extremity
  • pain
1 - 6 months:
  • drug ineffective
  • arthralgia
  • pain
  • rheumatoid arthritis
  • pneumonia
  • headache
  • fatigue
  • pain in extremity
  • dyspnoea
  • injection site erythema
6 - 12 months:
  • drug ineffective
  • arthralgia
  • rheumatoid arthritis
  • pain
  • pneumonia
  • pain in extremity
  • fatigue
  • asthenia
  • injection site pain
  • pyrexia
1 - 2 years:
  • rheumatoid arthritis
  • arthralgia
  • drug ineffective
  • pneumonia
  • pain
  • headache
  • fatigue
  • infection
  • pyrexia
  • pain in extremity
2 - 5 years:
  • rheumatoid arthritis
  • arthralgia
  • drug ineffective
  • pain
  • pneumonia
  • pyrexia
  • fall
  • pleural effusion
  • hypoaesthesia
  • multiple sclerosis
5 - 10 years:
  • rheumatoid arthritis
  • arthralgia
  • pneumonia
  • pain
  • drug ineffective
  • pain in extremity
  • sinusitis
  • joint swelling
  • urinary tract infection
  • anaemia
10+ years:
  • rheumatoid arthritis
  • pain
  • pneumonia
  • arthralgia
  • nausea
  • drug ineffective
  • malaise
  • sinusitis
  • nasopharyngitis
  • cataract
not specified:
  • drug ineffective
  • arthralgia
  • rheumatoid arthritis
  • pain
  • injection site haemorrhage
  • injection site pain
  • fatigue
  • pain in extremity
  • nausea
  • injection site erythema

Most common drug interactions by gender *:

female:
  • arthralgia
  • rheumatoid arthritis
  • drug ineffective
  • pain
  • injection site haemorrhage
  • injection site pain
  • nausea
  • fatigue
  • pain in extremity
  • pyrexia
male:
  • drug ineffective
  • arthralgia
  • rheumatoid arthritis
  • pain
  • pain in extremity
  • fatigue
  • pyrexia
  • asthenia
  • cough
  • injection site pain

Most common drug interactions by age *:

0-1:
  • premature baby
  • thrombocytopenia
  • meningitis neonatal
  • respiratory distress
  • neonatal respiratory distress syndrome
  • aortic valve incompetence
  • atrial septal defect
  • cyanosis neonatal
  • foetal exposure during pregnancy
  • meningitis aseptic
2-9:
  • drug ineffective
  • musculoskeletal stiffness
  • pain
  • anaemia
  • abdominal pain upper
  • alopecia
  • arthritis infective
  • calcinosis
  • dandruff
  • developmental delay
10-19:
  • injection site pain
  • pyrexia
  • drug ineffective
  • headache
  • hodgkin's disease
  • arthralgia
  • injection site erythema
  • nausea
  • cough
  • injection site swelling
20-29:
  • injection site erythema
  • drug ineffective
  • injection site swelling
  • rheumatoid arthritis
  • injection site pruritus
  • nausea
  • injection site reaction
  • vomiting
  • arthralgia
  • injection site pain
30-39:
  • arthralgia
  • drug ineffective
  • rheumatoid arthritis
  • injection site haemorrhage
  • pyrexia
  • injection site pain
  • pain
  • nausea
  • fatigue
  • injection site erythema
40-49:
  • rheumatoid arthritis
  • arthralgia
  • drug ineffective
  • injection site haemorrhage
  • pain
  • injection site pain
  • injection site erythema
  • nausea
  • fatigue
  • pain in extremity
50-59:
  • arthralgia
  • rheumatoid arthritis
  • drug ineffective
  • pain
  • injection site haemorrhage
  • injection site pain
  • pain in extremity
  • fatigue
  • nausea
  • pyrexia
60+:
  • arthralgia
  • drug ineffective
  • rheumatoid arthritis
  • pain
  • fatigue
  • pain in extremity
  • pyrexia
  • cough
  • injection site haemorrhage
  • nausea

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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