Review: could Cymbalta cause Bladder Infection?


Bladder infection is found among people who take Cymbalta, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Zometa, and have Depression . We study 53,899 people who have side effects while taking Cymbalta from FDA and social media. Among them, 1,024 have Bladder infection. Find out below who they are, when they have Bladder infection and more.

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Cymbalta has active ingredients of duloxetine hydrochloride. It is often used in depression. (latest outcomes from Cymbalta 56,552 users)

Bladder Infection

Bladder infection has been reported by people with breathing difficulty, fever, rashes, urinary tract infection, weakness (latest reports from 73,693 Bladder infection patients).

On Aug, 18, 2016

53,899 people reported to have side effects when taking Cymbalta.
Among them, 1,024 people (1.9%) have Bladder Infection

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Cymbalta cause Bladder infection?

Time on Cymbalta when people have Bladder Infection *:

  • < 1 month: 46.39 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 26.8 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 5.15 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 6.19 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 6.19 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 9.28 %

Gender of people who have Bladder Infection when taking Cymbalta *:

  • female: 85.36 %
  • male: 14.64 %

Age of people who have Bladder Infection when taking Cymbalta *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.69 %
  • 20-29: 3.93 %
  • 30-39: 6.24 %
  • 40-49: 17.23 %
  • 50-59: 29.02 %
  • 60+: 42.89 %

Severity if Bladder Infection when taking Cymbalta **:

  • least: 0.0 %
  • moderate: 75 %
  • severe: 0.0 %
  • most severe: 25 %

How people recovered from Bladder Infection **:

  • while on drug: 50 %
  • after off the drug: 0.0 %
  • not yet: 50 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Depression (269 people)
  • Multiple Sclerosis (204 people)
  • Pain (134 people)
  • Anxiety (112 people)
  • Osteoporosis (86 people)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Zometa (172 people)
  • Neurontin (162 people)
  • Lyrica (159 people)
  • Lasix (146 people)
  • Xanax (145 people)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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