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Enbrel

Enbrel

I just started taking embel this week.. I also have been taking methotrexate for 2 1/2 years. I just read that Enbrel is taken twice a week. I've been prescribed once a weed. I am still taking methotrexate with the enbre.

A myRAteam Member said:

Thank you...

posted over 1 year ago

Enbrel

Enbrel

I just started taking embel this week.. I also have been taking methotrexate for 2 1/2 years. I just read that Enbrel is taken twice a week. I've been prescribed once a week. I am still taking methotrexate with the enbre.

A myRAteam Member said:

Thank you, I'm having some side effects with it, have you had any?

posted over 1 year ago

Embrel

Embrel

Has anyone ever gotten a under the skin rash on top of nose and spread to cheeks. I also have 2 spots that look like red dogs. Have been on Enbril for 3 weeks. The

A myRAteam Member said:

Good morning. I have been experiencing that too. I have had bouts of eczema but the red rash to my face started about a week ago. I started Embrel about… read more

posted about 3 years ago

Started on enbrel, Monday, what sort of side effects have you had while on enbrel?

Started on enbrel, Monday, what sort of side effects have you had while on enbrel?

A myRAteam Member said:

I actually already had sores in the corner of my mouth while on remicade. I started taking vitamin B super complex and havent had them since. Dont know… read more

posted over 2 years ago

I was on enbrel for a year and it worked great, then seemed to stop

I was on enbrel for a year and it worked great, then seemed to stop

I used embrel for about a year and it worked great. Then it seemed to have stopped working. I tried Humira and had severe skin rash after every injection. Decided against trying another biologic and was put on Hydroxychoroquine. Without much success, we added sulfasalazine. Almost 10 weeks later not having any relief. Has anyone stopped embrel for a period of time and started it again with any success? I'm exhausted and losing my positive… read more

A myRAteam Member said:

First week I had enbrel I noticed reduced pain and swelling in my cervical spine, neck, shoulders, head and elbows. Before the week was up I crashed… read more

edited, originally posted about 4 years ago

Enbrel

Enbrel

Has anybody experience a Burning Skin sensation on Enbrel...My rear upper thigh is burning this past week...any ideas or suggestions..

A myRAteam Member said:

I’m supposed to be starting a new pill. Baricitinib 2 mg. Just approved by FDA
I’ve been on infusions but eventually had reactions to most of them or… read more

posted about 1 year ago

Humira or Enbrel?

Humira or Enbrel?

A myRAteam Member said:

I've been on Enbrel for 15+ years. It really changed the course of my disease. Don't get me wrong, I still have flares & bad days but I could barely… read more

posted over 2 years ago

How long did it take for Enbrel to start working?

How long did it take for Enbrel to start working?

A myRAteam Member said:

I am on enbrel and methotrexate. I have developed swollen lymph node in armpit. Has anyone else had this happen?

posted about 1 year ago

Does anyone have severe fatigue on enbrel?

Does anyone have severe fatigue on enbrel?

A myRAteam Member said:

Yes I especially have severe fatigue the first few days after taking an injection. And other days off and on depending upon my activity.

posted 10 months ago

I am taking Enbrel, but now that it is snowing, my joints that are hurting, and I am wondering if the Enbrel is not working.

I am taking Enbrel, but now that it is snowing, my joints that are hurting, and I am wondering if the Enbrel is not working.

I've been on Enbrel for over a year and I'm not hurting a lot, I'm just wondering about the experiences others have had.

A myRAteam Member said:

It worked fine for me and I have been on it for 9 years but everyone is different.

posted over 2 years ago
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