Review: could Cymbalta cause Chest pain?
Summary: Chest pain 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 Aspirin, and have Depression.
We study 45,678 people who have side effects while taking Cymbalta from FDA and social media. Among them, 1,564 have Chest pain. Find out below who they are, when they have Chest pain and more.
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Cymbalta has active ingredients of duloxetine hydrochloride. It is often used in depression. (latest outcomes from Cymbalta 49,275 users)
Chest pain has been reported by people with high blood pressure, osteoporosis, pain, multiple sclerosis, rheumatoid arthritis.(latest reports from Chest pain 136,288 patients)
On Dec, 15, 2014: 45,678 people reported to have side effects when taking Cymbalta. Among them, 1,564 people (3.42%) have Chest Pain.
Time on Cymbalta when people have Chest pain * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Chest pain||48.94%||28.87%||8.10%||5.28%||5.99%||2.46%||0.35% |
Age of people who have Chest pain when taking Cymbalta * :
|Chest pain||0.00%||0.00%||0.32%||4.04%||12.96%||24.18%||34.57%||23.93% |
Severity of Chest pain when taking Cymbalta ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Chest pain||5.26%||63.16%||31.58%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Chest pain ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Chest pain||33.33%||0.00%||66.67% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Depression (491 people, 31.39%)
- Pain (184 people, 11.76%)
- Anxiety (136 people, 8.70%)
- Fibromyalgia (124 people, 7.93%)
- Multiple sclerosis (114 people, 7.29%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (298 people, 19.05%)
- Zometa (278 people, 17.77%)
- Neurontin (276 people, 17.65%)
- Ambien (265 people, 16.94%)
- Nexium (261 people, 16.69%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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