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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

Trend of Keflex, Enbrel's drug interactions, side effects and effectiveness reports (5603420)

Drug combinations in study:
- Keflex (cephalexin)
- Enbrel (etanercept)

eHealthMe real world results:

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)
InteractionNumber of reports
Renal Failure (kidney dysfunction)73
Diarrhoea70
Pain45
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)
InteractionNumber of reports
Pruritus (severe itching of the skin)16
Disturbance In Attention8
Oropharyngeal Pain8
Pain In Extremity8
Impaired Work Ability8
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
Anal Haemorrhage8
Deafness Neurosensory8
Tinnitus (a ringing in the ears)8

How effective are the drugs:

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Osteoporosis
  2. Systemic lupus erythematosus
  3. Psoriasis
  4. Rheumatoid arthritis
  5. Psoriatic arthropathy

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Methotrexate
  2. Prednisone
  3. Aspirin
  4. Pravachol
  5. Zocor

* 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:

Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:

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  • Side effects enbrel developed viral vestibular neuritis
    Was on Enbrel 14 years. 10/31/13 Had been hospitalized 7 days severe Viral Vestibular Neuritis. Was given high dose steroids Iv developed Afib as result steroids. On Valtrex 500mg Tid for 1 year. No more Enbrel

  • Cephalexin 500 mg caused allergic reaction
    I developed a rash that quickly turned to painful, itchy blistering after taking cephalexin 500mg capsules for only 2 days (the prescription was for 10 days). The rash was on my hands, legs, back, & arms. I was sent by my doctor to the hospital emergency room. diagnosed as an allergic reaction to c ...

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