A 37-year-old member asked:
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can enbrel (etanercept) cause brain lesions?

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Dr. John Goldman
54 years experience Rheumatology
There have been neur: There have been neurologic side effects described that have been described including seizures, demyelination, personality changes, optic neuritis. These are neurologic changes
Answered on Oct 5, 2015

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