Review: Cymbalta and Curcumin drug interactions
This review analyzes the interactions between Cymbalta and Curcumin. It is created by eHealthMe based on 9 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
Cymbalta (latest outcomes from 48,878 users) has active ingredients of duloxetine hydrochloride. It is often used in depression.
Curcumin (latest outcomes from 101 users) has active ingredients of turmeric. It is often used in arthritis.
On Mar, 8, 2014: 9 people who reported to have interactions when taking Cymbalta, Curcumin are studied
Drug combinations in study:
- Cymbalta (duloxetine hydrochloride)
- Curcumin (turmeric)
Most common interactions experienced by people in the use of Cymbalta, Curcumin:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
|Interaction||Number of reports|
|Somnolence (a state of near-sleep, a strong desire for sleep)||8|
|Arthralgia (joint pain)||8|
|Liver Function Test Abnormal||5|
|Malaise (a feeling of general discomfort or uneasiness)||4|
|Oedema Peripheral (superficial swelling)||4|
|Exostosis (formation of new bone on the surface of a bone)||4|
|Weight Bearing Difficulty (difficulty due to weight of thigh fat deposition)||4|
|Retching (strong involuntary effort to vomit)||4|
Most common interactions experienced by people in long term use of Cymbalta, Curcumin:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
|Interaction||Number of reports|
|Reflux (stomach contents come back up into the food pipe (gullet or oesophagus) or even into the mouth)||1|
|Fatigue - Chronic (long feeling of tiredness)||1|
|High Blood Sugar (high blood sugar)||1|
|High Blood Cholesterol And Triglycerides||1|
|Nausea And Vomiting||1|
|Hypothyroidism (abnormally low activity of the thyroid gland, resulting in retardation of growth and mental development)||1|
|High Blood Pressure||1|
|Myoclonic Jerks (involuntary twitching of a muscle or group of muscles)||1|
|Bipolar I Disorder (mood disorder that is characterized by at least one manic or mixed episode)||1|
How effective are the drugs:
|not at all||somewhat||moderate||high||very high|
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Diabetes mellitus insulin-dependent
- Wine and heart health
- Hair loss in women
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Vitamin d
- Curcuma longa
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Complete drug side effects:
On eHealthMe, Cymbalta (duloxetine hydrochloride) is often used to treat depression. Curcumin (turmeric) is often used to treat arthritis. 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:
- Cymbalta is used in:
- Curcumin is used in:
Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:
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- Curcumin alternatives:
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