Review: could Cymbalta cause Breast tenderness?
(By eHealthMe on Mar, 8, 2014)
Severity ratings: 2.7/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
We study 43,124 people who take Cymbalta. Among them, 62 have Breast tenderness. See who they are, when they have Breast tenderness and more. This review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Cymbalta (latest outcomes from 48,878 users) has active ingredients of duloxetine hydrochloride. It is often used in depression, fibromyalgia. Commonly reported side effects of Cymbalta include nausea aggravated, nausea, dizziness, fatigue, dizziness aggravated.
Breast tenderness (latest reports from 47,825 patients) has been reported by people with birth control, post coital contraception, osteoporosis, high blood pressure, depression.
On Feb, 17, 2014: 43,006 people reported to have side effects when taking Cymbalta. Among them, 62 people (0.14%) have Breast Tenderness.
Time on Cymbalta when people have Breast tenderness * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Breast tenderness||7.69%||46.15%||7.69%||7.69%||7.69%||15.38%||7.69% |
Age of people who have Breast tenderness when taking Cymbalta * :
|Breast tenderness||0.00%||0.00%||1.52%||6.06%||7.58%||27.27%||31.82%||25.76% |
Severity of Breast tenderness when taking Cymbalta ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Breast tenderness||0.00%||44.44%||44.44%||11.11% |
How people recovered from Breast tenderness ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Breast tenderness||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Depression (25 people, 40.32%)
- Post-traumatic stress disorder (9 people, 14.52%)
- Sleep disorder (9 people, 14.52%)
- Asthma (8 people, 12.90%)
- Fibromyalgia (8 people, 12.90%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Prilosec (17 people, 27.42%)
- Aspirin (15 people, 24.19%)
- Xanax (14 people, 22.58%)
- Neurontin (14 people, 22.58%)
- Nexium (14 people, 22.58%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
Comments for this study:
karebear777 (3 years ago):
I have been diagnosed with fibromyalgia, mixed connective tissue diseas, ra and Thin Basement Membrane Disease of the kidneys, I have been on cymbalta about 5 weeks now 60 mg and side affects have been hard on me, but the latest new symptom is breast tenderness with 2 small lumps the size of a pencil eraser only in right breast...think i should call my dr tomorrow. Has anyone had similar affects?
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