Review: Keflex and Enbrel
This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Keflex and Enbrel. It is created by eHealthMe based on 140 people who take the drugs. The review uses reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
On Mar, 26, 2014: 140 people who reported to have interactions when taking Keflex, Enbrel are studied
Drug combinations in study:
- Keflex (cephalexin)
- Enbrel (etanercept)
Most common interactions experienced by people in the use of Keflex, Enbrel:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
|Interaction||Number of reports|
|Renal Failure (kidney dysfunction)||73|
|Osteoarthritis (a joint disease caused by cartilage loss in a joint)||43|
|Gastrooesophageal Reflux Disease (stomach contents (food or liquid) leak backwards from the stomach into the oesophagus)||40|
|Oedema Peripheral (superficial swelling)||39|
|Sepsis (a severe blood infection that can lead to organ failure and death)||37|
|Cellulitis (infection under the skin)||37|
|Pleural Effusion (water on the lungs)||35|
|Rotator Cuff Syndrome (a spectrum of conditions affecting the rotator cuff tendons of the shoulder)||33|
Most common interactions experienced by people in long term use of Keflex, Enbrel:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
|Interaction||Number of reports|
|Pruritus (severe itching of the skin)||16|
|Disturbance In Attention||8|
|Pain In Extremity||8|
|Impaired Work Ability||8|
|Pollakiuria (abnormally frequent passage of relatively small quantities or urine)||8|
|Haemorrhoids (a swollen vein or group of veins in the region of the anus)||8|
|Tinnitus (a ringing in the ears)||8|
How effective are the drugs:
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Systemic lupus erythematosus
- Rheumatoid arthritis
- Psoriatic arthropathy
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Complete drug side effects:
On eHealthMe, Keflex (cephalexin) is often used to treat infection. Enbrel (etanercept) is often used to treat rheumatoid arthritis. Find out below the conditions the drugs are used for, how effective they are, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.
What is the drug used for and how effective is it:
- Keflex is used in:
- Enbrel is used in:
Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:
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- Enbrel alternatives:
Can you answer these questions (what is this?):
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Keflex is giving me an upset stomach. Can I take pepcid complete to help or is it contradicted with Keflex?
- Does enbrel create pathological gambling
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- Has anyone else acquired ecthyma as they were getting over henoch schonlein purpura?
My 11 year old daughter came down with Henoch Schonlein Purpura in September of 2013, following a sore throat. We thought maybe the throat is what caused the purpura, but she also had a black type of wound on her knee that could have very well been a spider bite, so we are not sure which of the two ...
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