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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 45,706 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

Cymbalta has active ingredients of duloxetine hydrochloride. It is often used in depression. (latest outcomes from 49,319 Cymbalta users)

Chest pain

Chest pain has been reported by people with high blood pressure, osteoporosis, pain, multiple sclerosis, rheumatoid arthritis. (latest reports from 136,788 Chest pain patients)

On Jan, 17, 2015: 45,706 people reported to have side effects when taking Cymbalta. Among them, 1,564 people (3.42%) have Chest Pain.

Trend of Chest pain in Cymbalta reports

Time on Cymbalta when people have Chest pain * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Chest pain48.94%28.87%8.10%5.28%5.99%2.46%0.35%

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

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Chest pain0.00%0.00%0.32%4.04%12.96%24.18%34.57%23.93%

Severity of Chest pain when taking Cymbalta ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Chest pain5.26%63.16%31.58%0.00%

How people recovered from Chest pain ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Chest pain33.33%0.00%66.67%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Depression (491 people, 31.39%)
  2. Pain (184 people, 11.76%)
  3. Anxiety (136 people, 8.70%)
  4. Fibromyalgia (124 people, 7.93%)
  5. Multiple sclerosis (114 people, 7.29%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Aspirin (298 people, 19.05%)
  2. Zometa (278 people, 17.77%)
  3. Neurontin (276 people, 17.65%)
  4. Ambien (265 people, 16.94%)
  5. Nexium (261 people, 16.69%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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    Now found out I have incompetent vein in leg which may be part of the problem had cystocopy and found cysts in kidney, then developed hypertension but no one will diagnose the pain. Now decided it is the same as diabetic neuropathy but as gp and consultant point out I am a long way from being diabetic with perfect blood glucose so thinks it's just guessing and hope

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Comments from related studies:

  • From this study (2 months ago):

  • clear Mri on head, clear stress test on heart, clear lungs for PE

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  • From this study (5 months ago):

  • Pain comes and goes throughout day. Approx 10- 20 episodes a day . I have to lay down and relax in order for it to go away

    Reply

  • From this study (1 year ago):

  • Having progressively worsening chest pain from last night until this afternoon and still getting worse.

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