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Body Weight And Enbrel
I'm on enbrel (etanercept) (autoinject pen), and have been keeping tabs on my body. It's been consistently low and is currently at 95.2, could enbrel (etanercept) be causing it?
Very few OTC drugs!: There are few otc weight loss drugs that work for any duration without tolerance, and rapid weight gain ocurring with cessation. Good nutritional support is your best bet, combined with exercise. That having been said, ephedrine, guarance, phenylpropanolamine, caffeine, provided you do not od on these, can be taken with enbrel (etanercept). ...Read more
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I gain weight 10 kilos, after taking enbrel (etanercept) 50mg weekly, inh 300mg, calcium + vit.D, trihemic, multi vitamins, vit 6, so what is the problem, what can I do?
Food QuantityChoices: None of the medication tools you mention have any particular track record for promoting weight gain, or loss. Weight 90% food quantity & type, exercise minor. Carbs most fattening, proteins less so, fats (of natural origin, animal or plant) less & bulky low nutrient density veggies, e.g. Lettuce, the least. Weigh to 0.1 lb accuracy daily, record wt. & track what choices do & do not work. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Urine test-moderate blood,high protein,renal epith- transit epith, oval fat body, glucose, all out of range. Enbrel (etanercept) the cause? Rcc cancer before.
Etanercept: Read more here: http://www.Nlm.Nih.Gov/medlineplus/druginfo/meds/a602013.Html.Get a more detailed answer ›