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Review: could Enbrel cause Pinpoint red spots on the skin (Bleeding into the skin)?

We study 174,937 people who have side effects while taking Enbrel from FDA and social media. Among them, 86 have Pinpoint red spots on the skin. Find out below who they are, when they have Pinpoint red spots on the skin and more.

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Enbrel

Enbrel (latest outcomes from 175,503 users) has active ingredients of etanercept. It is often used in rheumatoid arthritis.

Pinpoint red spots on the skin

Pinpoint red spots on the skin (latest reports from 35,106 patients) has been reported by people with idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura, high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis, depression, multiple myeloma.

On Sep, 22, 2014: 174,937 people reported to have side effects when taking Enbrel. Among them, 86 people (0.05%) have Pinpoint Red Spots On The Skin.

Trend of Pinpoint red spots on the skin in Enbrel reports

Time on Enbrel when people have Pinpoint red spots on the skin * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Pinpoint red spots on the skin26.09%4.35%39.13%4.35%26.09%0.00%0.00%

Gender of people who have Pinpoint red spots on the skin when taking Enbrel * :

FemaleMale
Pinpoint red spots on the skin76.34%23.66%

Age of people who have Pinpoint red spots on the skin when taking Enbrel * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Pinpoint red spots on the skin0.00%0.00%7.35%1.47%7.35%19.12%23.53%41.18%

Severity of Pinpoint red spots on the skin when taking Enbrel ** :

n/a

How people recovered from Pinpoint red spots on the skin ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Rheumatoid arthritis (28 people, 32.56%)
  2. Psoriasis (24 people, 27.91%)
  3. Psoriatic arthropathy (15 people, 17.44%)
  4. Ankylosing spondylitis (7 people, 8.14%)
  5. Pustular psoriasis (4 people, 4.65%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Methotrexate (35 people, 40.70%)
  2. Prednisolone (18 people, 20.93%)
  3. Prednisone (17 people, 19.77%)
  4. Folic acid (15 people, 17.44%)
  5. Aspirin (10 people, 11.63%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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  • Was on Humira from October 2008 to May 2013. It wasn't effective anymore, the Sed rate was high, Started Enbrel May 2013 til present (Aug. 2014).

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  • I recently quit taking all meds due to loss of insurance coverage. I have been having symptoms for a week that seem to only get worse

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Pinpoint Red Spots On The Skin is also known as: Bleeding into the skin, Ecchymoses, Petechiae, Skin spots - red.

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