Review: could Enbrel cause Gastrointestinal disorder?
Summary: Gastrointestinal disorder is found among people who take Enbrel, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Methotrexate, and have Rheumatoid arthritis.
We study 174,990 people who have side effects while taking Enbrel from FDA and social media. Among them, 235 have Gastrointestinal disorder. Find out below who they are, when they have Gastrointestinal disorder and more.
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Enbrel has active ingredients of etanercept. It is often used in rheumatoid arthritis. (latest outcomes from 175,552 Enbrel users)
Gastrointestinal disorder (functional problems of gastrointestinal tract) has been reported by people with acne, osteoporosis, multiple sclerosis, high blood pressure, depression. (latest reports from 27,552 Gastrointestinal disorder patients)
On Apr, 19, 2015: 174,990 people reported to have side effects when taking Enbrel. Among them, 235 people (0.13%) have Gastrointestinal Disorder.
Time on Enbrel when people have Gastrointestinal disorder * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Gastrointestinal disorder||6.56%||26.23%||16.39%||16.39%||21.31%||9.84%||3.28% |
Gender of people who have Gastrointestinal disorder when taking Enbrel * :
|Gastrointestinal disorder||75.92%||24.08% |
Age of people who have Gastrointestinal disorder when taking Enbrel * :
|Gastrointestinal disorder||0.00%||0.00%||0.54%||1.62%||9.19%||8.65%||30.81%||49.19% |
Severity of Gastrointestinal disorder when taking Enbrel ** :
How people recovered from Gastrointestinal disorder ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Rheumatoid arthritis (106 people, 45.11%)
- Ankylosing spondylitis (23 people, 9.79%)
- Psoriasis (15 people, 6.38%)
- Psoriatic arthropathy (11 people, 4.68%)
- Hypertension (7 people, 2.98%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Methotrexate (67 people, 28.51%)
- Prednisone (47 people, 20.00%)
- Folic acid (21 people, 8.94%)
- Humira (18 people, 7.66%)
- Alendronate sodium (12 people, 5.11%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Recent Enbrel related drug comparison:
- Comparions of Xeljanz, Humira, Arava, Enbrel for a 47-year old woman who has Rheumatoid Arthritis
- Comparions of Orencia, Humira, Enbrel for a 43-year old woman who has Rheumatoid Arthritis
- Comparions of Azathioprine, Humira, Enbrel, Sulfadiazine, Methotrexate for a 42-year old woman who has Psoriatic Arthritis
- Comparions of Humira, Enbrel, Simponi, Cimzia for a 36-year old man who has Psoriatic Arthritis
- Comparions of Humira, Enbrel for a 58-year old man who has Rheumatoid Arthritis
NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients and brand name. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are NOT considered.
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