Review: could Enbrel cause Muscle Pain?


Summary

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 360,890 people who have side effects while taking Enbrel from FDA and social media. Among them, 2,134 have Muscle pain. Find out below who they are, when they have Muscle pain and more.

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Enbrel

Enbrel has active ingredients of etanercept. It is often used in rheumatoid arthritis. (latest outcomes from Enbrel 361,641 users)

Muscle Pain

Muscle pain has been reported by people with muscle aches, rashes, breathing difficulty, weakness, high blood pressure (latest reports from 104,839 Muscle pain patients).

On Sep, 17, 2016

360,890 people reported to have side effects when taking Enbrel.
Among them, 2,134 people (0.59%) have Muscle Pain


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Enbrel cause Muscle pain?

Time on Enbrel when people have Muscle Pain *:

  • < 1 month: 20.63 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 34.66 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 10.32 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 12.7 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 11.11 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 6.35 %
  • 10+ years: 4.23 %

Gender of people who have Muscle Pain when taking Enbrel *:

  • female: 72.21 %
  • male: 27.79 %

Age of people who have Muscle Pain when taking Enbrel *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.06 %
  • 10-19: 1.55 %
  • 20-29: 2.81 %
  • 30-39: 10.09 %
  • 40-49: 16.48 %
  • 50-59: 33.13 %
  • 60+: 35.88 %

Severity if Muscle Pain when taking Enbrel **:

  • least: 100 %
  • moderate: 0.0 %
  • severe: 0.0 %
  • most severe: 0.0 %

How people recovered from Muscle Pain **:

  • while on drug: 0.0 %
  • after off the drug: 0.0 %
  • not yet: 100 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Rheumatoid Arthritis (1,103 people, 51.69%)
  • Psoriatic Arthropathy (323 people, 15.14%)
  • Psoriasis (323 people, 15.14%)
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis (135 people, 6.33%)
  • Pain (37 people, 1.73%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Methotrexate (388 people, 18.18%)
  • Prednisone (165 people, 7.73%)
  • Folic Acid (107 people, 5.01%)
  • Humira (61 people, 2.86%)
  • Plaquenil (46 people, 2.16%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Arthralgia (599 people, 28.07%)
  • Fatigue (350 people, 16.40%)
  • Pain (284 people, 13.31%)
  • Pain In Extremity (265 people, 12.42%)
  • Headache (241 people, 11.29%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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