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Review: could Enbrel cause Skin spots - red (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 Skin spots - red. Find out below who they are, when they have Skin spots - red and more.

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Enbrel

Enbrel (latest outcomes from 175,502 users) has active ingredients of etanercept. It is often used in rheumatoid arthritis.

Skin spots - red

Skin spots - red (red spot on skin) (latest reports from 35,077 patients) has been reported by people with idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura, high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis, depression, multiple myeloma.

On Aug, 26, 2014: 174,933 people reported to have side effects when taking Enbrel. Among them, 86 people (0.05%) have Skin Spots - Red. They amount to 0.25% of all the 35,045 people who have Skin Spots - Red on eHealthMe.

Trend of Skin spots - red in Enbrel reports

Time on Enbrel when people have Skin spots - red * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Skin spots - red26.09%4.35%39.13%4.35%26.09%0.00%0.00%

Gender of people who have Skin spots - red when taking Enbrel * :

FemaleMale
Skin spots - red76.34%23.66%

Age of people who have Skin spots - red when taking Enbrel * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Skin spots - red0.00%0.00%7.35%1.47%7.35%19.12%23.53%41.18%

Severity of Skin spots - red when taking Enbrel ** :

n/a

How people recovered from Skin spots - red ** :

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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  • From this study (19 hours ago):

  • 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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  • From this study (5 days ago):

  • 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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  • From this study (2 weeks ago):

  • Started Enbrel on Friday! Last two days I have very bad eye inflammation and blurry vision with headaches. Could this be a reaction to Enbrel?

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