Related topic: Enbrel, Pinpoint red spots on the skin
Review: could Enbrel cause Pinpoint red spots on the skin?
Summary: Pinpoint red spots on the skin could be caused by Enbrel, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 6 - 12 months, also take Methotrexate, and have Rheumatoid arthritis.
We study 174,894 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 (latest outcomes from 175,451 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 34,607 patients) has been reported by people with idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura, high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis, depression, multiple myeloma.
On Apr, 8, 2014: 174,893 people reported to have side effects when taking Enbrel. Among them, 86 people (0.05%) have Pinpoint Red Spots On The Skin. They amount to 0.25% of all the 34,484 people who have Pinpoint Red Spots On The Skin on eHealthMe.
Time on Enbrel when people have Pinpoint red spots on the skin * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Pinpoint red spots on the skin||26.09%||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 * :
|Pinpoint red spots on the skin||76.34%||23.66% |
Age of people who have Pinpoint red spots on the skin when taking Enbrel * :
|Pinpoint red spots on the skin||0.00%||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 ** :
How people recovered from Pinpoint red spots on the skin ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Rheumatoid arthritis (28 people, 32.56%)
- Psoriasis (24 people, 27.91%)
- Psoriatic arthropathy (15 people, 17.44%)
- Ankylosing spondylitis (7 people, 8.14%)
- Pustular psoriasis (4 people, 4.65%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Methotrexate (35 people, 40.70%)
- Prednisolone (18 people, 20.93%)
- Prednisone (17 people, 19.77%)
- Folic acid (15 people, 17.44%)
- Aspirin (10 people, 11.63%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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I really believe we are missing the mark on my 8 year old son. He has been sick'like since he was 4 months old. He is being treated for ADHD/Aspergers/Allergies, but he is NO better. Now, he has petechiae around his eyes.
I'm at a loss. He has been cleared of Pediatric RA. Now what?
Docta12 on Mar, 25, 2014:
I find it interesting that your child has both ADHD and bleeding both which are linked to Vitamin K defeciency. I would have your child tested for Vitamin K, D, Zinc, iron, hemoglobin defects like sickle cell, and a great history and physical from a doctor who takes the time to check for other sources. These are blood tests by the way. He should also have ALCAT allergy testing for foods.
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