Review: could Enbrel cause Kidney stones?
We study 174,917 people who have side effects while taking Enbrel from FDA and social media. Among them, 433 have Kidney stones. Find out below who they are, when they have Kidney stones and more.
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Enbrel (latest outcomes from 175,480 users) has active ingredients of etanercept. It is often used in rheumatoid arthritis.
Kidney stones (latest reports from 106,109 patients) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, osteoporosis, high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis, pain.
On Jul, 16, 2014: 174,912 people reported to have side effects when taking Enbrel. Among them, 433 people (0.25%) have Kidney Stones. They amount to 0.41% of all the 106,064 people who have Kidney Stones on eHealthMe.
Time on Enbrel when people have Kidney stones * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Kidney stones||14.78%||14.78%||13.04%||14.78%||26.09%||13.91%||2.61% |
Gender of people who have Kidney stones when taking Enbrel * :
|Kidney stones||61.09%||38.91% |
Age of people who have Kidney stones when taking Enbrel * :
|Kidney stones||0.00%||0.26%||0.79%||4.46%||8.40%||20.73%||29.66%||35.70% |
Severity of Kidney stones when taking Enbrel ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Kidney stones||0.00%||0.00%||66.67%||33.33% |
How people recovered from Kidney stones ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Kidney stones||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Rheumatoid arthritis (276 people, 63.74%)
- Psoriasis (141 people, 32.56%)
- Psoriatic arthropathy (101 people, 23.33%)
- Ankylosing spondylitis (37 people, 8.55%)
- Osteoporosis (11 people, 2.54%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Methotrexate (106 people, 24.48%)
- Prednisone (29 people, 6.70%)
- Plaquenil (23 people, 5.31%)
- Prilosec (15 people, 3.46%)
- Prozac (14 people, 3.23%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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