Review: could Cymbalta cause Acne?
We study 45,565 people who have side effects while taking Cymbalta from FDA and social media. Among them, 82 have Acne. Find out below who they are, when they have Acne and more.
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Cymbalta (latest outcomes from 49,143 users) has active ingredients of duloxetine hydrochloride. It is often used in depression.
Acne (skin problems that cause pimples) (latest reports from 63,508 patients) has been reported by people with birth control, rheumatoid arthritis, depression, crohn's disease, multiple sclerosis.
On Aug, 12, 2014: 45,551 people reported to have side effects when taking Cymbalta. Among them, 84 people (0.18%) have Acne. They amount to 0.13% of all the 63,835 people who have Acne on eHealthMe.
Time on Cymbalta when people have Acne * :
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Age of people who have Acne when taking Cymbalta * :
Severity of Acne when taking Cymbalta ** :
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How people recovered from Acne ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Depression (30 people, 35.71%)
- Pain (12 people, 14.29%)
- Metastases to bone (10 people, 11.90%)
- Anxiety (7 people, 8.33%)
- Smoking cessation therapy (6 people, 7.14%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Protonix (16 people, 19.05%)
- Reglan (15 people, 17.86%)
- Zometa (14 people, 16.67%)
- Nexium (14 people, 16.67%)
- Duragesic-100 (14 people, 16.67%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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From this study (7 months ago):
Meds are not ridding me of headaches or migraines, & now I have insomnia & acne! :( No longer on Verapamil or Simvistatin, just over one yr now. Off of Amitriptalyne since August, off of Celexa since Sept/October... allergies & insomnia crept up during transition from Amitriptaline/Celexa to Cymbalta.
From this study (2 years ago):
Want to know if any of my medications can cause acne. Have severe problem with acne happen around the same time as I started using these medications. Have always taken all of these together.
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