Review: taking Keflex and Enbrel together


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Drug interactions are reported among people who take Keflex and Enbrel together. This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Keflex and Enbrel. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 288 people who take the same drugs from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.

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Keflex

Keflex has active ingredients of cephalexin. It is often used in infection. (latest outcomes from Keflex 8,252 users)

Enbrel

Enbrel has active ingredients of etanercept. It is often used in rheumatoid arthritis. (latest outcomes from Enbrel 361,640 users)

On Sep, 21, 2016

288 people who take Keflex, Enbrel are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Keflex and Enbrel drug interactions.

Most common drug interactions over time *:

< 1 month:
  • congenital cystic kidney disease
  • psoriasis
  • chronic kidney disease
  • diabetic foot
  • drug exposure during pregnancy
  • epistaxis
  • hyperkalaemia
  • lymphoma
  • rash
  • atrial fibrillation
1 - 6 months:
  • arthralgia
  • pain in extremity
  • psoriasis
  • asthenia
  • oedema peripheral
  • abscess
  • accident
  • ankle fracture
  • atrial fibrillation
  • body tinea
6 - 12 months:
  • atelectasis neonatal
  • atrial septal defect
  • drug ineffective
  • heart disease congenital
  • knee arthroplasty
  • mitral valve incompetence
  • neonatal respiratory distress syndrome
  • patent ductus arteriosus
  • persistent foetal circulation
  • sepsis neonatal
1 - 2 years:
  • abdominal pain
  • alcohol interaction
  • cholelithiasis
  • decreased appetite
  • furuncle
  • gastric disorder
  • pain
  • phlebitis
  • pyrexia
  • hepatic infection
2 - 5 years:
  • pain in extremity
  • abscess neck
  • activities of daily living impaired
  • anal haemorrhage
  • cerumen impaction
  • deafness neurosensory
  • depression
  • disturbance in attention
  • dysgeusia
  • gastrooesophageal reflux disease
5 - 10 years:
  • erythema
  • agitation
  • arthralgia
  • arthropod bite
  • blood glucose increased
  • cellulitis
  • drug ineffective
  • infection
  • ingrowing nail
  • joint swelling
not specified:
  • pain
  • cellulitis
  • osteoarthritis
  • sinusitis
  • oedema peripheral
  • gastrooesophageal reflux disease
  • fatigue
  • sepsis
  • abdominal pain
  • anaemia

Most common drug interactions by gender *:

female:
  • pain
  • cellulitis
  • oedema peripheral
  • osteoarthritis
  • sinusitis
  • gastrooesophageal reflux disease
  • swelling
  • bone disorder
  • anaemia
  • diarrhoea
male:
  • psoriasis
  • pain in extremity
  • pain
  • arthralgia
  • depression
  • cellulitis
  • pruritus
  • impaired healing
  • abdominal pain
  • cholelithiasis

Most common drug interactions by age *:

10-19:
  • clavicle fracture
  • device failure
  • femur fracture
  • impaired healing
  • bone metabolism disorder
  • osteoarthritis
  • bladder cancer
  • fracture nonunion
  • nephrolithiasis
  • osteosclerosis
20-29:
  • acne
  • allergy to animal
  • alopecia
  • asthenia
  • atelectasis
  • bladder dilatation
  • cholecystitis chronic
  • cough
  • cyst
  • dermal cyst
30-39:
  • pyrexia
  • abdominal pain
  • alcohol interaction
  • cholelithiasis
  • decreased appetite
  • furuncle
  • pain
  • gastric disorder
  • phlebitis
  • hepatic infection
40-49:
  • injection site erythema
  • arthralgia
  • pain
  • pain in extremity
  • localised infection
  • alopecia
  • bone disorder
  • dyspnoea
  • injection site pain
  • injection site pruritus
50-59:
  • gastrooesophageal reflux disease
  • oedema peripheral
  • pain
  • cellulitis
  • sinusitis
  • diarrhoea
  • haemangioma
  • sepsis
  • tricuspid valve incompetence
  • vasculitis
60+:
  • cellulitis
  • arthralgia
  • hypotension
  • drug hypersensitivity
  • pain
  • atrial fibrillation
  • anaemia
  • dizziness
  • injury
  • psoriasis

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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