Review: could Enbrel cause Heart palpitations?
Summary: Heart palpitations 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 174,987 people who have side effects while taking Enbrel from FDA and social media. Among them, 542 have Heart palpitations. Find out below who they are, when they have Heart palpitations and more.
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Enbrel has active ingredients of etanercept. It is often used in rheumatoid arthritis. (latest outcomes from 175,550 Enbrel users)
Heart palpitations (feelings or sensations that your heart is pounding or racing) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, depression, osteoporosis, high blood cholesterol, pain. (latest reports from 52,154 Heart palpitations patients)
On Mar, 10, 2015: 174,980 people reported to have side effects when taking Enbrel. Among them, 539 people (0.31%) have Heart Palpitations.
Time on Enbrel when people have Heart palpitations * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Heart palpitations||25.95%||29.01%||9.92%||16.79%||12.98%||2.29%||3.05% |
Gender of people who have Heart palpitations when taking Enbrel * :
|Heart palpitations||84.07%||15.93% |
Age of people who have Heart palpitations when taking Enbrel * :
|Heart palpitations||0.00%||0.00%||1.94%||8.98%||13.83%||17.23%||25.97%||32.04% |
Severity of Heart palpitations when taking Enbrel ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Heart palpitations||50.00%||50.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Heart palpitations ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Rheumatoid arthritis (238 people, 44.16%)
- Psoriasis (118 people, 21.89%)
- Psoriatic arthropathy (91 people, 16.88%)
- Ankylosing spondylitis (39 people, 7.24%)
- Head injury (12 people, 2.23%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Methotrexate (134 people, 24.86%)
- Prednisone (65 people, 12.06%)
- Folic acid (58 people, 10.76%)
- Aspirin (27 people, 5.01%)
- Omeprazole (25 people, 4.64%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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