Enbrel and Muscle pain - from FDA reports
Muscle pain 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 375,857 people who have side effects while taking Enbrel from FDA. Among them, 2,195 have Muscle pain. Find out below who they are, when they have Muscle pain and more.
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Enbrel has active ingredients of etanercept. It is often used in rheumatoid arthritis. (latest outcomes from Enbrel 377,264 users)
Muscle pain has been reported by people with high blood cholesterol (latest reports from 107,864 Muscle pain patients).
On Jan, 28, 2017
375,857 people reported to have side effects when taking Enbrel.
Among them, 2,195 people (0.58%) have Muscle Pain
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Enbrel when people have Muscle Pain *:
- < 1 month: 20.52 %
- 1 - 6 months: 34.29 %
- 6 - 12 months: 10.65 %
- 1 - 2 years: 12.99 %
- 2 - 5 years: 10.91 %
- 5 - 10 years: 6.23 %
- 10+ years: 4.42 %
Gender of people who have Muscle Pain when taking Enbrel *:
- female: 71.92 %
- male: 28.08 %
Age of people who have Muscle Pain when taking Enbrel *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.06 %
- 10-19: 1.56 %
- 20-29: 2.77 %
- 30-39: 9.88 %
- 40-49: 16.82 %
- 50-59: 33.12 %
- 60+: 35.78 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Rheumatoid Arthritis (1,125 people, 51.25%)
- Psoriasis (336 people, 15.31%)
- Psoriatic Arthropathy (335 people, 15.26%)
- Ankylosing Spondylitis (143 people, 6.51%)
- Pain (38 people, 1.73%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Methotrexate (398 people, 18.13%)
- Prednisone (164 people, 7.47%)
- Folic Acid (107 people, 4.87%)
- Humira (73 people, 3.33%)
- Plaquenil (48 people, 2.19%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Joint Pain (618 people, 28.15%)
- Fatigue (375 people, 17.08%)
- Pain (301 people, 13.71%)
- Pain In Extremity (276 people, 12.57%)
- Headache (249 people, 11.34%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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