Review: Crestor and Cymbalta drug interactions
This review analyzes the interactions between Crestor and Cymbalta. It is created by eHealthMe based on 979 people who have drug interactions while taking the drugs. The review uses reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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What are the drugs
Crestor (latest outcomes from 59,799 users) has active ingredients of rosuvastatin calcium. It is often used in high blood cholesterol.
Cymbalta (latest outcomes from 48,878 users) has active ingredients of duloxetine hydrochloride. It is often used in depression.
On Mar, 6, 2014: 979 people who reported to have interactions when taking Crestor, Cymbalta are studied
Drug combinations in study:
- Crestor (rosuvastatin calcium)
- Cymbalta (duloxetine hydrochloride)
Most common interactions experienced by people in the use of Crestor, Cymbalta:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
|Interaction||Number of reports|
|Dyspnoea (difficult or laboured respiration)||144|
|Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)||108|
|Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)||88|
|Headache (pain in head)||79|
|Pain In Extremity||78|
Most common interactions experienced by people in long term use of Crestor, Cymbalta:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
|Interaction||Number of reports|
|Tremor (trembling or shaking movements in one or more parts of your body)||8|
|Disturbance In Attention||7|
|Loss Of Consciousness||6|
How effective are the drugs:
|not at all||somewhat||moderate||high||very high|
Top conditions involved for these people * :n/a
Top co-used drugs for these people * :n/a
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Complete drug side effects:
On eHealthMe, Crestor (rosuvastatin calcium) is often used to treat high blood cholesterol. Cymbalta (duloxetine hydrochloride) is often used to treat depression. Find out below the conditions the drugs are used for, how effective they are, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.
What is the drug used for and how effective is it:
- Crestor is used in:
- Cymbalta is used in:
Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:
- Crestor alternatives:
- Cymbalta alternatives:
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