Review: Keflex and Enbrel
This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions when people take Keflex and Enbrel. It is created by eHealthMe based on 135 reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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What are the drugs
Keflex (latest outcomes) has active ingredients of cephalexin. It is often used in infection.
Enbrel (latest outcomes) has active ingredients of etanercept. It is often used in rheumatoid arthritis.
On Sep, 21, 2013: 135 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|
|6||Gastrooesophageal Reflux Disease||29|
|8||Pain In Jaw||27|
|10||Rotator Cuff Syndrome||26|
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|
|4||Pain In Extremity||5|
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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Can you answer these questions (what is this?):
- By Dkuron : Do patients that find enbrel not working so well have good results switching to humira?
(for a 47 year old woman who has Psoriatic Arthritis, Fibromyalgia, Diabetes Mellitus Insulin-dependent, Hypertension, and takes Enbrel, Norco, Morphine Sulfate, Lantus, Novolog Mix 70/30, Metoprolol Tartrate, Lisinopril, Lovastatin, Meloxicam)
I have been on Enbrel for 6 months. The first several weeks noticed no real improvement, then for about three weeks I was like a new person or the old me, it was wonderful. Then I had a flare and never regained the momentum from prior to the flair. Although it was still and improvement from pre-enbr ...
(Number of patients like Dkuron : 12,673)
- By Scarlet: Does enbrel cause breast cancer?
(for a 58 year old woman who has Hypertension, Plaque Psoriasis, Keloids, and takes Enbrel, Clonidine)
Injected Embrel in alternating inner thigh every 3rd week for 11.5 years. In 2012 at the age of 57, I was diagnosed with lobular breast cancer. One year later, I underwent a modified radical mastectomy of left breast with one malignant lymph node of the 13 nodes extracted. Fact: Enbrel ga ...
(Number of patients like Scarlet: 8,745)
- By llouise: I am having major memory loss! are you??
(for a 52 year old woman who has Arthritis - Psoriatic, Fibromyalgia, and takes Enbrel)
I started taking Enbrel 3 1/2 months ago. I feel like I'm losing my mind... literally!!! I am throwing things away, leaving the house while BOILING EGGS, just complete memory loss. It's starting to scare me.
(Number of patients like llouise: 1,494)
You may be interested at these reviews (what is this?):
- By rightspirit: Cephalexin 500 mg caused allergic reaction
(for a 66 year old woman who has Anaphylactic Reaction, and takes Cephalexin)
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 ...
(Number of patients like rightspirit: 311)
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:
- Keflex alternatives:
- Enbrel alternatives:
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