Review: how effective is Cymbalta for Bipolar 2?
(By eHealthMe on Sep, 1, 2014)
Overall ratings: 3.1/5
Long term ratings: 3.1/5
On a scale of 1 to 5: 1=not at all, 2=somewhat, 3=moderate, 4=high, 5=very high
This is a review of how effective Cymbalta (duloxetine hydrochloride) is for Bipolar 2. The study is based on 26 reports from user community and is updated continuously.
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What is Cymbalta
Cymbalta (latest outcomes from 49,154 users) has active ingredients of duloxetine hydrochloride. It is often used in depression.
Bipolar 2 (latest reports from 3,947 patients) can be treated by Lamictal, Lithium Carbonate, Lamotrigine, Abilify, Seroquel, Seroquel Xr.
On Sep, 1, 2014: 26 people are studied for taking Cymbalta in Bipolar 2
Cymbalta effectiveness for Bipolar 2 (number of people):
|not at all||somewhat||moderate||high||very high |
Age of people who take Cymbalta for Bipolar 2 * :
|Bipolar 2||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||15.38%||15.38%||26.92%||30.77%||11.54% |
Who find Cymbalta more effective for Bipolar 2?
Age of people who find Cymbalta more effective * :
|Bipolar 2||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||25.00%||37.50%||37.50%||0.00% |
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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