Review: could Enbrel cause Rash?
(By eHealthMe on Mar, 5, 2014)
Severity ratings: 1.5/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
We study 174,862 people who take Enbrel. Among them, 4,413 have Rash. See who they are, when they have Rash and more. This review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Enbrel (latest outcomes from 175,429 users) has active ingredients of etanercept. It is often used in rheumatoid arthritis, psoriatic arthritis. Commonly reported side effects of Enbrel include injection site pain, injection site erythema, injection site reaction, rheumatoid arthritis aggravated, rheumatoid arthritis.
Rash (redness) (latest reports from 954,613 patients) has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, depression, osteoporosis.
On Feb, 19, 2014: 166,868 people reported to have side effects when taking Enbrel. Among them, 4,263 people (2.55%) have Rash.
Time on Enbrel when people have Rash * :
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Gender of people who have Rash when taking Enbrel * :
Age of people who have Rash when taking Enbrel * :
Severity of Rash when taking Enbrel ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Rash ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Rheumatoid arthritis (2,602 people, 61.04%)
- Psoriasis (1,144 people, 26.84%)
- Psoriatic arthropathy (797 people, 18.70%)
- Ankylosing spondylitis (256 people, 6.01%)
- Juvenile arthritis (98 people, 2.30%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Methotrexate (951 people, 22.31%)
- Folic acid (246 people, 5.77%)
- Prednisone (203 people, 4.76%)
- Plaquenil (129 people, 3.03%)
- Humira (126 people, 2.96%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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