Review: how effective is Cymbalta for Myofascial pain syndrome?
(By eHealthMe on Aug, 27, 2014)
Overall ratings: 2.9/5
Long term ratings: 3.0/5
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 Myofascial pain syndrome. The study is based on 571 reports from user community and is updated continuously.
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What is Cymbalta
Cymbalta (latest outcomes from 49,143 users) has active ingredients of duloxetine hydrochloride. It is often used in depression.
Myofascial pain syndrome
Myofascial pain syndrome (latest reports from 92,900 patients) can be treated by Lyrica, Cymbalta, Savella, Gabapentin, Flexeril, Neurontin.
On Aug, 27, 2014: 571 people are studied for taking Cymbalta in Myofascial pain syndrome
Cymbalta effectiveness for Myofascial pain syndrome (number of people):
|not at all||somewhat||moderate||high||very high |
Age of people who take Cymbalta for Myofascial pain syndrome * :
|Myofascial pain syndrome||0.00%||0.00%||1.23%||7.53%||19.26%||29.77%||28.20%||14.01% |
Who find Cymbalta more effective for Myofascial pain syndrome?
Age of people who find Cymbalta more effective * :
|Myofascial pain syndrome||0.00%||0.00%||1.99%||6.62%||17.22%||25.17%||37.09%||11.92% |
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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From this study (2 weeks ago):
Pain comes and goes throughout day. Approx 10- 20 episodes a day . I have to lay down and relax in order for it to go away
From this study (1 month ago):
Frequent migraines, neck and spine pain
From this study (2 months ago):
I have been on cymbalta since January and the last week I have not been taking it consistently. Sunday afternoon I came in and took a shower and have had itching intermittently since. I took some benadryl one night and slept well..itching is all over and to top it off now I am on bactrim for a UTI
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