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Review: Cymbalta and B Complex Vitamin





Summary: drug interactions are reported among people who take Cymbalta and B Complex Vitamin together.

This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Cymbalta and B Complex Vitamin. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 1,410 people who take the same drugs from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.

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What are the drugs

Cymbalta has active ingredients of duloxetine hydrochloride. It is often used in depression. (view latest outcomes from 49,275 users)

B complex vitamin has active ingredients of pantothenic acid (vitamin b5). It is often used in energy increased. (latest outcomes from B complex vitamin 472 users)

On Nov, 30, 2014: 1,410 people who take Cymbalta, B Complex Vitamin are studied

Cymbalta, B Complex Vitamin outcomes

Drug combinations in study:
- Cymbalta (duloxetine hydrochloride)
- B Complex Vitamin (folic acid)

Drug effectiveness over time :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ yearsnot specified
Cymbalta is effective0.00%
(0 of 3 people)
40.00%
(2 of 5 people)
37.50%
(3 of 8 people)
43.75%
(7 of 16 people)
57.89%
(11 of 19 people)
50.00%
(1 of 2 people)
0.00%
(0 of 1 people)
n/a
B Complex Vitamin is effective0.00%
(0 of 5 people)
28.57%
(2 of 7 people)
66.67%
(2 of 3 people)
18.18%
(2 of 11 people)
62.50%
(5 of 8 people)
85.71%
(6 of 7 people)
100.00%
(2 of 2 people)
n/a

Most common drug interactions over time * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ yearsnot specified
PyrexiaWeight DecreasedDrug Exposure During PregnancyCataractHepatic FailureSuicidal IdeationHeart Rate IncreasedPain
NauseaDrug IneffectivePremature BabyFibromyalgiaDiarrheaShaking PalsyNauseaNausea
Renal FailureHepatitisSmall For Dates BabyJoint SwellingMuscle WeaknessSweating - ExcessiveWeaknessFatigue
Ocular IcterusJaundice CholestaticApnoeaImmune System DisorderLower Blood PressureStomach PainFatigueFall
Memory ImpairmentPancreatitis ChronicBradycardia NeonatalPainSinus HeadacheMuscle TwitchingHeadachePain In Extremity
DepressionHypotensionPulmonary Valve StenosisArthralgiaBone And Joint PainVertigo PositionalArthralgia
Fibrin D Dimer IncreasedConfusional StateHypotensionMyocardial InfarctionMalabsorptionAmenorrhea - SecondaryDyspnoea
DelusionBlood Glucose DecreasedYellow SkinOedema PeripheralAnxietyTooth AbscessHeadache
Blood Glucose IncreasedRenal CystOcular IcterusHerpes ZosterHigh Blood CholesterolMuscle WeaknessDiarrhoea
Haematocrit DecreasedHepatic CystPatent Ductus ArteriosusDrug IneffectiveFatigue - ChronicLightheadednessDepression

Drug effectiveness by gender :

FemaleMale
Cymbalta is effective46.67%
(21 of 45 people)
37.50%
(3 of 8 people)
B Complex Vitamin is effective45.71%
(16 of 35 people)
37.50%
(3 of 8 people)

Most common drug interactions by gender * :

FemaleMale
PainAnaemia
NauseaFatigue
FatigueDyspnoea
ArthralgiaPain
FallRenal Failure Acute
DiarrhoeaAsthenia
Pain In ExtremityWeight Decreased
HeadacheNausea
DepressionHeadache
DyspnoeaDepression

Drug effectiveness by age :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Cymbalta is effectiven/an/an/a50.00%
(3 of 6 people)
26.32%
(5 of 19 people)
17.14%
(6 of 35 people)
20.93%
(9 of 43 people)
9.09%
(1 of 11 people)
B Complex Vitamin is effectiven/an/an/a50.00%
(2 of 4 people)
16.67%
(3 of 18 people)
15.62%
(5 of 32 people)
21.62%
(8 of 37 people)
10.00%
(1 of 10 people)

Most common drug interactions by age * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
n/aPremature BabyType 2 Diabetes MellitusNauseaFatiguePainNauseaPain
Low Birth Weight BabyDiabetes MellitusBiliary DyskinesiaPainConstipationPainFatigue
Foetal Exposure During PregnancyRheumatoid ArthritisPain In ExtremityPain In ExtremityNauseaFatigueAnaemia
GastritisCholecystitis ChronicDepressionAnxietyHeadacheFall
ObesityVomitingNauseaAnaemiaDyspnoeaDiarrhoea
Gallbladder DisorderAbdominal Pain UpperHeadacheRenal Failure AcuteDepressionNausea
Cholecystitis ChronicDepressionArthralgiaDrug IneffectiveArthralgiaCardiac Failure Congestive
Drug Withdrawal ConvulsionsDrug Exposure During PregnancyPyrexiaOedema PeripheralInsomniaDyspnoea
Nail DisorderHypokalaemiaStaphylococcal InfectionFatigueFallNeuropathy Peripheral
Injection Site SwellingAbdominal PainNephrolithiasisFallPain In ExtremityAsthenia

* Some reports may have incomplete information.

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