Enteropathic arthritis

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What is enteropathic arthritis?

Enteropathic arthritis is an inflammatory condition affecting the spine and other joints that commonly occurs in the inflammatory bowel diseases, Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis. Enteropathic arthritis is classified as one of the spondyloarthropathies.

Common symptoms reported by people with enteropathic arthritis

Common symptoms
How bad it is
What people are taking for it

Reports may be affected by other conditions and/or medication side effects. We ask about general symptoms (anxious mood, depressed mood, fatigue, pain, and stress) regardless of condition.
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Treatments taken by people with enteropathic arthritis

Treatment name(s)
Type
How many have tried
Tried for
Treatment name(s)

(Humira)
Type
Prescription Drug
How many have tried
1
Tried for
enteropathic arthritis (1)
Treatment name(s)

(BuTrans Transdermal Patch)
Type
Prescription Drug
How many have tried
1
Tried for
pain (1)
Treatment name(s)

(Wellbutrin XL)
Type
Prescription Drug
How many have tried
1
Tried for
depressed mood (1)
Treatment name(s)

(Voltaren Gel)
Type
Prescription Drug
How many have tried
1
Tried for
pain (1)
Treatment name(s)

(Actiq)
Type
Prescription Drug
How many have tried
1
Tried for
pain (1)
Treatment name(s)
Type
Nutrition/Diet
How many have tried
1
Tried for
depressed mood (1)
Treatment name(s)

(Dilaudid)
Type
Prescription Drug
How many have tried
1
Tried for
pain (1)
Treatment name(s)

(Ativan)
Type
Prescription Drug
How many have tried
1
Tried for
anxious mood (1)
Treatment name(s)
Type
Supplement
How many have tried
1
Tried for
anxious mood (1)
Treatment name(s)

(Lyrica)
Type
Prescription Drug
How many have tried
1
Tried for
pain (1)

Data from patients with enteropathic arthritis, who reported starting treatments within the last 5 years.
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Compare treatments taken by people with enteropathic arthritis

Treatment name(s)
Perceived effectiveness
Side effects
Total evaluations
Tried for
Treatment name(s)

(Humira)
Perceived effectiveness
for enteropathic arthritis (1 evaluation)
Side effects
Total evaluations
1
Tried for
enteropathic arthritis (1)
Treatment name(s)

(BuTrans Transdermal Patch)
Perceived effectiveness
for pain (1 evaluation)
Side effects
fatigue
Total evaluations
1
Tried for
pain (1)
Treatment name(s)

(Wellbutrin XL)
Perceived effectiveness
No evaluations
Side effects
heart palpitations jittery feeling
Total evaluations
1
Tried for
depressed mood (1)
Treatment name(s)

(Voltaren Gel)
Perceived effectiveness
for pain (2 evaluations)
Side effects
gastrointestinal (GI) bleeding
Total evaluations
2
Tried for
pain (1)
Treatment name(s)

(Actiq)
Perceived effectiveness
for pain (2 evaluations)
Side effects
dizziness sleepiness
Total evaluations
2
Tried for
pain (1)
Treatment name(s)
Perceived effectiveness
No evaluations
Side effects
No evaluations
Total evaluations
0
Tried for
depressed mood (1)
Treatment name(s)

(Dilaudid)
Perceived effectiveness
for pain (4 evaluations)
Side effects
constipation vertigo
Total evaluations
4
Tried for
pain (1)
Treatment name(s)

(Ativan)
Perceived effectiveness
No evaluations
Side effects
No evaluations
Total evaluations
0
Tried for
anxious mood (1)
Treatment name(s)
Perceived effectiveness
No evaluations
Side effects
No evaluations
Total evaluations
0
Tried for
anxious mood (1)
Treatment name(s)

(Lyrica)
Perceived effectiveness
No evaluations
Side effects
chronic fatigue constant brain fog 1 more
Total evaluations
1
Tried for
pain (1)
  • Major
  • Moderate
  • Slight
  • None
  • Can't tell
  • Severe
  • Moderate
  • Mild
  • None

Data from patients with enteropathic arthritis, who reported starting treatments within the last 5 years.
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Who has enteropathic arthritis on PatientsLikeMe?


Age
Age Proportion # of patients
<20 0
20s 3
30s 5
40s 7
50s 2
60s 1
70+ 0
Age at first symptom
Age at first symptom Proportion # of patients
0-19 years 5
20-29 years 1
30-39 years 5
40-49 years 1
50-59 years 1
60-69 years 0
70+ years 0

Sex

Distribution of sex

89% Female
11% Male

Diagnosis status
Diagnosis status Proportion # of patients
Diagnosed 13
Not Diagnosed 2

These charts show data from enteropathic arthritis patients who have completed their condition history
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