Related topic: Enbrel, Back pain
Review: could Enbrel cause Back pain?
Summary: Back pain could be caused by Enbrel, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take Methotrexate, and have Rheumatoid arthritis.
We study 174,894 people who have side effects while taking Enbrel from FDA and social media. Among them, 2,702 have Back pain. Find out below who they are, when they have Back pain and more.
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Enbrel (latest outcomes from 175,451 users) has active ingredients of etanercept. It is often used in rheumatoid arthritis.
Back pain (latest reports from 671,067 patients) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, multiple sclerosis, high blood pressure, pain, rheumatoid arthritis.
On Apr, 10, 2014: 174,893 people reported to have side effects when taking Enbrel. Among them, 2,704 people (1.55%) have Back Pain. They amount to 0.40% of all the 667,899 people who have Back Pain on eHealthMe.
Time on Enbrel when people have Back pain * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Back pain||14.95%||26.74%||11.37%||11.37%||19.37%||13.68%||2.53% |
Gender of people who have Back pain when taking Enbrel * :
|Back pain||73.67%||26.33% |
Age of people who have Back pain when taking Enbrel * :
|Back pain||0.05%||0.18%||1.75%||3.87%||8.84%||16.08%||29.43%||39.80% |
Severity of Back pain when taking Enbrel ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Back pain||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Back pain ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Back pain||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Rheumatoid arthritis (1,559 people, 57.66%)
- Psoriasis (706 people, 26.11%)
- Psoriatic arthropathy (620 people, 22.93%)
- Ankylosing spondylitis (411 people, 15.20%)
- Osteoarthritis (56 people, 2.07%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Methotrexate (551 people, 20.38%)
- Prednisone (183 people, 6.77%)
- Folic acid (167 people, 6.18%)
- Omeprazole (97 people, 3.59%)
- Plaquenil (85 people, 3.14%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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