Review: could Cymbalta cause Alcoholism?
Summary: Alcoholism is found among people who take Cymbalta, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Alcohol, and have Depression.
We study 45,786 people who have side effects while taking Cymbalta from FDA and social media. Among them, 181 have Alcoholism. Find out below who they are, when they have Alcoholism and more.
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Cymbalta has active ingredients of duloxetine hydrochloride. It is often used in depression. (latest outcomes from 49,384 Cymbalta users)
Alcoholism (problems with alcohol) has been reported by people with depression, quit smoking, pain, stress and anxiety, high blood pressure. (latest reports from 7,694 Alcoholism patients)
On Apr, 6, 2015: 45,770 people reported to have side effects when taking Cymbalta. Among them, 181 people (0.40%) have Alcoholism.
Time on Cymbalta when people have Alcoholism * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Age of people who have Alcoholism when taking Cymbalta * :
Severity of Alcoholism when taking Cymbalta ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Alcoholism ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Depression (83 people, 45.86%)
- Major depression (26 people, 14.36%)
- Back pain (22 people, 12.15%)
- Anxiety (18 people, 9.94%)
- Pain (13 people, 7.18%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Alcohol (44 people, 24.31%)
- Multi-vitamin (18 people, 9.94%)
- Lyrica (18 people, 9.94%)
- Omeprazole (17 people, 9.39%)
- Abilify (15 people, 8.29%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Drugs in real world that are associated with:
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- A study of drug interactions between Norco, Gabapentin, Robaxin, Trazodone Hydrochloride, Seroquel, Topamax, Cymbalta, Xanax for a 28-year old woman with Degenerative Joint Disease, Lumbar Spinal Stenosis, Sciatica, Bipolar Ii Disorder, Insomnia, Borderline Personality Disorder, Depression Suicidal, Anxiety, Apprehension, Feeling Uptight, Jitters, Stress, Stress And Anxiety, Tension. The patient has Nightmares
- A study of drug interactions between Klonopin, Celexa, Cymbalta for a 64-year old woman with PTSD, Anxiety Disorder, Depression. The patient has Vertigo Positional
- A study of drug interactions between Cymbalta, Adderall 30 for a 25-year old woman with Depression, Add. The patient has Anxiety
Recent Cymbalta related drug comparison:
- Comparions of Lexapro, Cymbalta for a 66-year old woman who has Depression
- Comparions of Zorvolex, Exforge, Cymbalta, Metaxalone, Opana for a 51-year old woman who has Arthritis
- Comparions of Duloxetine Hydrochloride, LOSARTAN, EQUETRO, METOPROLOL SUCCINATE, Amlodipine Besylate for a 57-year old woman who has High Blood Pressure
- Comparions of Prozac, Cymbalta for a 45-year old woman who has OCD
- Comparions of Zoloft, Cymbalta for a 44-year old woman who has Anxiety
NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients and brand name. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are NOT considered.
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