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Review: could Cymbalta cause Back pain?

We study 45,565 people who have side effects while taking Cymbalta from FDA and social media. Among them, 1,311 have Back pain. Find out below who they are, when they have Back pain and more.

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Cymbalta

Cymbalta (latest outcomes from 49,154 users) has active ingredients of duloxetine hydrochloride. It is often used in depression.

Back pain

Back pain (latest reports from 674,783 patients) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, multiple sclerosis, high blood pressure, pain, rheumatoid arthritis.

On Aug, 15, 2014: 45,551 people reported to have side effects when taking Cymbalta. Among them, 1,311 people (2.88%) have Back Pain. They amount to 0.19% of all the 674,476 people who have Back Pain on eHealthMe.

Trend of Back pain in Cymbalta reports

Time on Cymbalta when people have Back pain * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Back pain13.51%44.14%10.81%7.21%18.02%3.60%2.70%

Age of people who have Back pain when taking Cymbalta * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Back pain0.00%0.00%0.17%2.68%9.37%24.35%27.70%35.73%

Severity of Back pain when taking Cymbalta ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Back pain8.33%25.00%50.00%16.67%

How people recovered from Back pain ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Back pain25.00%0.00%75.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Depression (362 people, 27.61%)
  2. Pain (215 people, 16.40%)
  3. Osteoporosis (134 people, 10.22%)
  4. Anxiety (112 people, 8.54%)
  5. Fibromyalgia (101 people, 7.70%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Zometa (401 people, 30.59%)
  2. Ambien (313 people, 23.87%)
  3. Nexium (297 people, 22.65%)
  4. Aspirin (261 people, 19.91%)
  5. Aredia (254 people, 19.37%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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