Review: could Enbrel cause Rash pustular?
Summary: Rash pustular is found among people who take Enbrel, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Methotrexate, and have Rheumatoid arthritis.
We study 174,971 people who have side effects while taking Enbrel from FDA and social media. Among them, 184 have Rash pustular. Find out below who they are, when they have Rash pustular and more.
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Enbrel has active ingredients of etanercept. It is often used in rheumatoid arthritis. (latest outcomes from 175,534 Enbrel users)
Rash pustular (redness with pustules) has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, psoriasis, crohn's disease, high blood pressure, pain. (latest reports from 3,839 Rash pustular patients)
On Jan, 27, 2015: 174,971 people reported to have side effects when taking Enbrel. Among them, 184 people (0.11%) have Rash Pustular.
Time on Enbrel when people have Rash pustular * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Rash pustular||35.19%||22.22%||14.81%||18.52%||7.41%||1.85%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Rash pustular when taking Enbrel * :
|Rash pustular||75.27%||24.73% |
Age of people who have Rash pustular when taking Enbrel * :
|Rash pustular||0.00%||2.08%||3.47%||2.78%||4.17%||18.75%||36.81%||31.94% |
Severity of Rash pustular when taking Enbrel ** :
How people recovered from Rash pustular ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Rheumatoid arthritis (86 people, 46.74%)
- Psoriasis (56 people, 30.43%)
- Psoriatic arthropathy (38 people, 20.65%)
- Spondylitis (18 people, 9.78%)
- Ankylosing spondylitis (9 people, 4.89%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Methotrexate (39 people, 21.20%)
- Celebrex (21 people, 11.41%)
- Omeprazole (20 people, 10.87%)
- Folsan (18 people, 9.78%)
- Folic acid (13 people, 7.07%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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- Do i need to temporarily stop taking my enbrel and methotrexate (that i take every week) while i am on azithromycin for severe cold symptoms? (1 answer)
i have RA and take Enbrel and methotrexate every week. i am currently taking azithromycin, tussicaps and dexamethasone to treat a severe cold, cough, sore throat, etc. My question is should i stop taking the ra meds until my antibiotics and steroids are done? Or should i just continue as normal, don't want to get sicker than i already am!!!! thanks
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already on enbrel, doing well do not want to stop, but diagnosed with prostate ca. Should I stop
- Do all rheumatoid arthritis drugs cause shortness of breath or panic?
Took methotrexate from 2007 until 2011 and caused shortness of breath. Switched to Humira, better on pain and then Enbrel. All caused shortness of breath and was hospitalized. I have lung damage and on oxygen 24/7. Taking infusion therapy, but get severe panic attacks. Can't tolerate the pain of RA, but medications side affects are even worse.
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