Review: Vicodin and Cymbalta
This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Vicodin and Cymbalta. It is created by eHealthMe based on 3,551 people who take the drugs. The review uses reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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On Mar, 29, 2014: 3,551 people who reported to have interactions when taking Vicodin, Cymbalta are studied
Drug combinations in study:
- Vicodin (acetaminophen; hydrocodone bitartrate)
- Cymbalta (duloxetine hydrochloride)
Most common interactions experienced by people in the use of Vicodin, Cymbalta:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
|Interaction||Number of reports|
|Arthralgia (joint pain)||1,489|
|Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)||1,334|
|Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)||1,023|
|Headache (pain in head)||1,001|
Most common interactions experienced by people in long term use of Vicodin, Cymbalta:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
|Interaction||Number of reports|
|Headache (pain in head)||58|
|Road Traffic Accident||54|
How effective are the drugs:
|not at all||somewhat||moderate||high||very high|
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On eHealthMe, Vicodin (acetaminophen; hydrocodone bitartrate) is often used to treat pain. 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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1st 3 symptoms due to a tooth extraction on 10/22/12 by an over-zealous dentist. After much effort the tooth finally came out and he exclaimed, "Most dentists would have sent a patient with a tooth like that to an oral surgeon, but I seem to have very good luck in getting them out." Little did I know that he had broken my maxillary bone and a week later I almost died from multiple bacterial infections in my sinus cavity. The bacteria damaged all 3 branches of my Trigeminal nerve and 3 surgeries later I have seen no improvement. Now have double vision in right eye and trigeminal pain 24/7. Gabapentin was a life saver, but only decreases pain and never eliminates it. Severe coughing started soon after starting gabapentin and cough is very wet, as if I have bronchitis. Chest x-Ray 4/7/14 shows normal and my doctor is perplexed. Neurologist has me taking Dextromorphan Hydrobromide, but seems to be ineffective. Help!
I gained weight rapidly and want to know if any of these medications or combination of any of them caused the weight gain.
Ronnie on Apr, 5, 2014:
Hell yes they could cause weight gain! The progesterone alone could do it! Not to mention all the other meds...
in the last year I have had significant increase in bilateral hip joint pain with effusion, I have spent the last 1.5 years driving approx. 200 miles 5 days per week, I am a nurse
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