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Condition: Rheumatoid Arthritis
9/25/2014 2:39:54 PM

Reviewer: Louise, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 10 years or more (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
Enbrel has been a miracle drug for me. I was diagnosed with juvenile rheumatoid arthritis at the age of three. I am sixty years old now. I started on Humira 12 years ago and after about three years was switched to Enbrel. I am more physically active on Enbrel in the last almost ten years than I was able to be for my entire life prior. I can run! I can wear pretty shoes! I can get up out of a bat ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Rheumatoid Arthritis
9/14/2014 2:41:57 PM

Reviewer: soreandtorn, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 10 years or more (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I've been on Enbrel since it first came out, 14-15 years. 2 years ago, I had an MRI for arthritis in my spine, the radiologist saw many kidney clear cysts on both kidneys. I was told that clear kidney cysts aren't cancerous, and if they weren't causing any symptoms they would just monitor them with ultrasound every 6 months. Two years after first finding the cysts, they saw a mass in m ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Rheumatoid Arthritis
6/23/2014 10:50:56 PM

Reviewer: linda, 45-54 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
Just started taking this mediation

Condition: Rheumatoid Arthritis
2/7/2014 5:20:00 PM

Reviewer: twotall2hide, 45-54 on Treatment for 10 years or more (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I am very hesitant on recommending any of the Biologic drugs for any of these autoimmune issues.. I was one of the first to try Enbrel and was on it 10+ years for my severe RA. I was able to completely get off any of the other RA oral medications and felt great (like a lot of folks convey) until I was diagnosed with Stage 2 Breast Cancer in December 2011 and endured heavy doses of chemo & radi ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Rheumatoid Arthritis
12/19/2013 1:43:13 PM

Reviewer: Shaun, 35-44 Male on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Caregiver)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Ill be visiting my mom at Calverton national cemetery in a few days for the 3rd anniversary of her long painful agonizing death due to Embrel. I wanted to finally stop by and personally thank you great folks at Pfizer & the FDA. My 64 mom was a health nut, non smoker, non drinker exercise junkie with no problems besides RA and after 18 months on this poison she developed a small atypical carci ... Show Full Comment

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