Review: taking Crestor and Cymbalta together
Summary: drug interactions are reported among people who take Crestor and Cymbalta together.
This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Crestor and Cymbalta. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 1,045 people who take the same drugs from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Crestor has active ingredients of rosuvastatin calcium. It is often used in high blood cholesterol. (latest outcomes from 60,057 Crestor users) Cymbalta has active ingredients of duloxetine hydrochloride. It is often used in depression. (latest outcomes from 49,319 Cymbalta users)
What are the drugs
Crestor has active ingredients of rosuvastatin calcium. It is often used in high blood cholesterol. (latest outcomes from 60,057 Crestor users)
Cymbalta has active ingredients of duloxetine hydrochloride. It is often used in depression. (latest outcomes from 49,319 Cymbalta users)
On Jan, 2, 2015: 1,045 people who take Crestor, Cymbalta are studied
Drug combinations in study:
- Crestor (rosuvastatin calcium)
- Cymbalta (duloxetine hydrochloride)
Drug effectiveness over time :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years||not specified|
|Crestor is effective||0.00%|
(0 of 1 people)
(4 of 8 people)
(6 of 13 people)
(7 of 14 people)
(17 of 32 people)
(11 of 12 people)
(3 of 4 people)
|Cymbalta is effective||50.00%|
(1 of 2 people)
(3 of 18 people)
(2 of 6 people)
(1 of 18 people)
(13 of 31 people)
(7 of 13 people)
(2 of 4 people)
Most common drug interactions over time * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years||not specified|
|Delirium||Delirium||Muscular Weakness||Depression||Memory Impairment||Diarrhea||Drooling||Pain|
|Insomnia||Insomnia||Hepatic Failure||Somnolence||Myocardial Infarction||Fatigue - Chronic||Incontinence||Nausea|
|Depression||Constipation||Dry Mouth||Disturbance In Attention||Crying||Neuropathy Peripheral||Dysphonia||Dizziness|
|Agitation||Weight Decreased||Chest Tightness Or Pressure||Tremor||Feeling Abnormal||Apathy||Rash||Headache|
|Headache||Hallucination||Fatigue||Insomnia||Vomiting||Attention Deficit/hyperactivity Disorder||Tension Headache||Pain In Extremity|
|Nausea||Oedema Peripheral||Gastrooesophageal Reflux Disease||Fatigue||Oedema Peripheral||Pulmonary Hypertension||Carpal Tunnel Syndrome||Fatigue|
|Weight Decreased||Asthenia||Diarrhea||Mental Status Changes||Tinnitus||Hypersomnia||Lack Of Strength, Muscle Weakness, Weakness||Anxiety|
|Tremor||Deafness||Muscle Contractions Involuntary||Loss Of Consciousness||Rash||Loss Of Hair||Chronic Depression||Dyspnoea|
|Anxiety||Pain In Extremity||Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis||Lethargy||Tremor||Back Pain||Heart Fibrillation||Insomnia|
|Fatigue||Myalgia||Oedema Peripheral||Confusional State||Nausea||Lack Of Strength, Muscle Weakness, Weakness||Depression||Depression|
Drug effectiveness by gender :
|Crestor is effective||55.93%|
(33 of 59 people)
(15 of 25 people)
|Cymbalta is effective||33.85%|
(22 of 65 people)
(7 of 27 people)
Most common drug interactions by gender * :
|Pain In Extremity||Fatigue|
|Oedema Peripheral||Blood Glucose Increased|
Drug effectiveness by age :
|Crestor is effective||n/a||n/a||n/a||n/a||75.00%|
(3 of 4 people)
(7 of 56 people)
(24 of 86 people)
(14 of 31 people)
|Cymbalta is effective||n/a||n/a||n/a||0.00%|
(0 of 5 people)
(1 of 4 people)
(4 of 61 people)
(14 of 100 people)
(10 of 32 people)
Most common drug interactions by age * :
|Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus||n/a||Decreased Interest||Infusion Related Reaction||Weight Increased||Pain||Nausea||Nausea|
|Sensation Of Foreign Body||Balance Disorder||Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus||Diabetes Mellitus||Dyspnoea||Insomnia||Fall|
|Polydactyly||Depression||Mitral Valve Incompetence||Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus||Anxiety||Drug Ineffective||Asthenia|
|Premature Baby||Tremor||Stress Cardiomyopathy||Cholelithiasis||Headache||Pain||Dizziness|
|Anomaly Of External Ear Congenital||Hyperhidrosis||Diabetes Mellitus||Intervertebral Disc Protrusion||Arthralgia||Weight Decreased||Anxiety|
|Gallbladder Operation||Sensory Disturbance||Vaginal Fistula||Neuropathy Peripheral||Nausea||Arthralgia||Pain|
|Blood Cholesterol Increased||Loss Of Consciousness||Parathyroid Disorder||Gallbladder Disorder||Weight Increased||Fatigue||Vomiting|
|Musculoskeletal Pain||Asthenia||Condition Aggravated||Spinal Disorder||Dizziness||Diarrhoea||Fatigue|
|Musculoskeletal Disorder||Dysphoria||Renal Failure Chronic||Depression||Rash||Vomiting||Dyspnoea|
|Myoglobin Blood Increased||Schizophrenia||Chest Pain||Myocardial Infarction||Fatigue||Dizziness||Headache|
* Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Now found out I have incompetent vein in leg which may be part of the problem had cystocopy and found cysts in kidney, then developed hypertension but no one will diagnose the pain. Now decided it is the same as diabetic neuropathy but as gp and consultant point out I am a long way from being diabetic with perfect blood glucose so thinks it's just guessing and hope
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- Can cymbalta cause dementia?
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- Do i need to quit drinking coffee while i take thrive?
I take Cymbalta for pain relief from Arthritis and now on Metformin due to Diabetes 2 probably from lack of exercise because of the Arthritis pain. I am 70 years old and just started taking Thrive. I drink coffee a cup of coffee in the morning each day. Do I need to stop that habit?
Are there other "oldies" out there taking Thrive? Please tell me your results with it. Thanks
- Did cymbalta cause my heart attacks
I have had two heart attacks in the last 3 years and both times I was attempting to go off my cymbalta and or generic form of it. Under a doctors care not just randomly stopping. I find this such a coincidence that I want to find out more about this drug. It scares me.
- I have been on cymbalta for about 2 yrs. within the last 3 months my legs and feet have been swelling. is that normal after taking the drug that long of a time? (1 answer)
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Take Lisinipril for high blood pressure
Cymbalta for fibromyalgia and pain and depression, 60 mg
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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.
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- Cymbalta is used in:
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