Review: Crestor and Cymbalta
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 1,044 people who take the same drugs from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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What are the drugs
Crestor (latest outcomes from 60,016 users) has active ingredients of rosuvastatin calcium. It is often used in high blood cholesterol.
Cymbalta (latest outcomes from 49,259 users) has active ingredients of duloxetine hydrochloride. It is often used in depression.
On Oct, 31, 2014: 1,044 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)
(2 of 3 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)
(6 of 12 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||Dysphonia||Pain|
|Insomnia||Insomnia||Hepatic Failure||Somnolence||Myocardial Infarction||Hypersomnia||Rash||Nausea|
|Depression||Constipation||Dry Mouth||Disturbance In Attention||Crying||Attention Deficit/hyperactivity Disorder||Carpal Tunnel Syndrome||Dizziness|
|Agitation||Weight Decreased||Chest Tightness Or Pressure||Tremor||Feeling Abnormal||Pulmonary Hypertension||Tension Headache||Headache|
|Headache||Hallucination||Fatigue||Insomnia||Vomiting||Radiation Interaction||Fatigue||Pain In Extremity|
|Nausea||Oedema Peripheral||Gastrooesophageal Reflux Disease||Fatigue||Oedema Peripheral||Apathy||Joint Pain||Fatigue|
|Weight Decreased||Asthenia||Diarrhea||Mental Status Changes||Tinnitus||Fatigue - Chronic||Depression||Anxiety|
|Tremor||Deafness||Muscle Contractions Involuntary||Loss Of Consciousness||Rash||Back Pain||Heart Fibrillation||Dyspnoea|
|Anxiety||Pain In Extremity||Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis||Lethargy||Tremor||Depression||Heart Rate Increased||Insomnia|
|Fatigue||Myalgia||Oedema Peripheral||Confusional State||Nausea||Fibromyalgia||Paranoia||Depression|
Drug effectiveness by gender :
|Crestor is effective||55.17%|
(32 of 58 people)
(15 of 25 people)
|Cymbalta is effective||32.81%|
(21 of 64 people)
(7 of 27 people)
Most common drug interactions by gender * :
|Pain In Extremity||Suicidal Ideation|
|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)
(23 of 82 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)
(13 of 96 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||Fatigue||Pain|
|Blood Cholesterol Increased||Loss Of Consciousness||Parathyroid Disorder||Gallbladder Disorder||Weight Increased||Arthralgia||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||Feeling Abnormal||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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(Asked by a 57 year old woman who has No Symptoms Just Wondering, and takes Cymbalta)
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(Asked by a 53 year old woman who has Hot Red Skin On Face Neck And Back, and takes Suboxone , Nuvigil, Cymbalta)
My dr thinks that all the drugs I'm on are causing sedition syndrome. But I have t seen where a symptom was red flushed skin?
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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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