Enbrel and Muscle cramps - from FDA reports
Muscle cramps is found among people who take Enbrel, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Prednisone, and have Osteoporosis. This review analyzes which people have Muscle cramps with Enbrel. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 423,830 people who have side effects when taking Enbrel from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Oct, 05, 2017
423,830 people reported to have side effects when taking Enbrel.
Among them, 82 people (0.02%) have Muscle cramps
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Enbrel when people have Muscle cramps *:
- < 1 month: 33.33 %
- 1 - 6 months: 11.11 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 33.33 %
- 2 - 5 years: 22.22 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Muscle cramps when taking Enbrel *:
- female: 76.83 %
- male: 23.17 %
Age of people who have Muscle cramps when taking Enbrel *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 1.32 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 1.32 %
- 30-39: 6.58 %
- 40-49: 19.74 %
- 50-59: 27.63 %
- 60+: 43.42 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Reiter's Syndrome (2 people, 2.44%)
- Psoriatic Arthropathy (2 people, 2.44%)
- Osteoporosis (2 people, 2.44%)
- Stress And Anxiety (1 person, 1.22%)
- Depression (1 person, 1.22%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Prednisone (21 people, 25.61%)
- Methotrexate (18 people, 21.95%)
- Folic Acid (11 people, 13.41%)
- Celecoxib (9 people, 10.98%)
- Omeprazole (8 people, 9.76%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Weakness (10 people, 12.20%)
- Nausea (6 people, 7.32%)
- Oedema Peripheral (5 people, 6.10%)
- Joint Pain (4 people, 4.88%)
- Chest Pain (4 people, 4.88%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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