Review: Keflex and Enbrel
This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Keflex and Enbrel. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 141 people who take the same drugs from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
What are the drugs
Keflex (latest outcomes from 5,986 users) has active ingredients of cephalexin. It is often used in infection.
Enbrel (latest outcomes from 175,509 users) has active ingredients of etanercept. It is often used in rheumatoid arthritis.
On Oct, 28, 2014: 141 people who take Keflex, Enbrel are studied
Drug combinations in study:
- Keflex (cephalexin)
- Enbrel (etanercept)
Drug effectiveness over time :
Most common drug interactions over time * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years||not specified|
|Psoriasis||Oedema Peripheral||Knee Arthroplasty||Pyrexia||Pain In Extremity||n/a||n/a||Pain|
|Congenital Cystic Kidney Disease||Psoriasis||Drug Ineffective||Decreased Appetite||Tinnitus||Osteoarthritis|
|Drug Exposure During Pregnancy||Eye Swelling||Phlebitis||Dysgeusia||Oedema Peripheral|
|Single Functional Kidney||Asthenia||Alcohol Interaction||Pinguecula||Gastrooesophageal Reflux Disease|
|Rash||Fatigue||Abdominal Pain||Anal Haemorrhage||Cellulitis|
|Depression||Hypoaesthesia||Cholelithiasis||Disturbance In Attention||Renal Failure|
|Paraesthesia||Lymphadenitis Bacterial||Pain||Deafness Neurosensory||Sepsis|
|Poor Quality Sleep||Lung Infiltration||Furuncle||Abscess Neck||Diarrhoea|
|Onychoclasis||Peripheral Coldness||Gastric Disorder||Syncope||Pleural Effusion|
|Lichenification||Lichenification||Pneumonitis||Oropharyngeal Pain||Pain In Jaw|
Drug effectiveness by gender :
Most common drug interactions by gender * :
|Pain In Jaw||Impaired Healing|
|Pleural Effusion||Clavicle Fracture|
|Rotator Cuff Syndrome||Dysgeusia|
Drug effectiveness by age :
Most common drug interactions by age * :
|n/a||n/a||Device Failure||n/a||Pyrexia||Dermatitis Nos||Gastrooesophageal Reflux Disease||Hypotension|
|Clavicle Fracture||Furuncle||Upper Respiratory Tract Infection Nos||Oedema Peripheral||Bradycardia|
|Femur Fracture||Cholelithiasis||Sinusitis Nos||Sinusitis||Atrial Fibrillation|
|Impaired Healing||Alcohol Interaction||Tachycardia Nos||Haemangioma||Pain|
|Bone Metabolism Disorder||Pain||Pneumonia Nos||Wound Infection Staphylococcal||Chest Discomfort|
|Osteoarthritis||Abdominal Pain||Hypertension Nos||Cellulitis||Atrioventricular Block Complete|
|Rheumatoid Arthritis||Phlebitis||Arthralgia||Sepsis||Atrial Flutter|
|Fracture Nonunion||Decreased Appetite||Dysstasia||Vasculitis||Anaemia|
|Nephrolithiasis||Gastric Disorder||Muscle Spasms||Osteoarthritis||Diabetic Ketoacidosis|
|Presyncope||Injection Site Reaction Nos||Pyrexia||Diarrhoea||Dizziness|
* Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Can you answer these questions (what is this?):
- Can i take nyquil if i'm on cephalexin
I"ve had a sore throat for 8 days, I'm taking cephalexin for an ear infection. My question is "can I take Nyquil for my throat when I' on cephalexin?"
- Is there a heath warning with a person taking enbrel being around a person with histoplasmosis?
The person taking enbrel is there a risk facator being around a person with histoplasmosis?
- Do i need to temporarily stop taking my enbrel and methotrexate (that i take every week) while i am on azithromycin for severe cold symptoms?
i have RA and take Enbrel and methotrexate every week. i am currently taking azithromycin, tussicaps and dexamethasone to treat a severe cold, cough, sore throat, etc. My question is should i stop taking the ra meds until my antibiotics and steroids are done? Or should i just continue as normal, don ...
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I have had some form of arthritis probably since birth. My father and maternal grandfather had some form of arthritis. I began to realize pain in both ankles if I stood or walked too long. I began taking many NSAIDs when I was around 22. I've done gold, prednisone (twice), plaquenil, butazoidin, ...
- Achilles tendon tear
At the end of my 10 day treatment time on Cephalexin 500 mg, I experience diarrhea, so I took acidophilus three times a day, and it went away. I also woke up with a Achilles ligament tear, with a bulge in the tendon, not a rupture. No changes in my daily routine, in regards to exercise, just swimm ...
- Vasculitis from enbrel
I have deep scars on my legs from vasculitis. This was caused by Enbrel. Initially no one would connect the two: per my rheumatologist 'no one has ever reported vasculitis as a side effect of enbrel.' (2003) I had to suspend the enbrel for 8 weeks in preparation for complex abdominal surgery. The ...
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:
NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients are also considered.
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