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Review: could Cymbalta cause Coughing?

Summary: Coughing could be caused by Cymbalta, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take Zometa, and have Depression.

We study 45,418 people who have side effects while taking Cymbalta from FDA and social media. Among them, 626 have Coughing. Find out below who they are, when they have Coughing and more.

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Cymbalta

Cymbalta (latest outcomes from 48,967 users) has active ingredients of duloxetine hydrochloride. It is often used in depression.

Coughing

Coughing (latest reports from 483,233 patients) has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, asthma, osteoporosis, high blood cholesterol.

On Apr, 10, 2014: 45,578 people reported to have side effects when taking Cymbalta. Among them, 624 people (1.37%) have Coughing. They amount to 0.13% of all the 481,224 people who have Coughing on eHealthMe.

Trend of Coughing in Cymbalta reports

Time on Cymbalta when people have Coughing * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Coughing48.33%23.33%13.33%8.33%6.67%0.00%0.00%

Age of people who have Coughing when taking Cymbalta * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Coughing0.00%0.00%0.18%1.62%10.61%20.50%37.59%29.50%

Severity of Coughing when taking Cymbalta ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Coughing0.00%37.50%62.50%0.00%

How people recovered from Coughing ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Coughing25.00%0.00%75.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Depression (168 people, 26.92%)
  2. Pain (89 people, 14.26%)
  3. Hypertension (88 people, 14.10%)
  4. Gastrooesophageal reflux disease (71 people, 11.38%)
  5. Osteoporosis (56 people, 8.97%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Zometa (197 people, 31.57%)
  2. Nexium (172 people, 27.56%)
  3. Lexapro (151 people, 24.20%)
  4. Ambien (136 people, 21.79%)
  5. Celebrex (136 people, 21.79%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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  • From this study (2 weeks ago):

  • 1st 3 symptoms due to a tooth extraction on 10/22/12 by an over-zealous dentist. After much effort the tooth finally came out and he exclaimed, "Most dentists would have sent a patient with a tooth like that to an oral surgeon, but I seem to have very good luck in getting them out." Little did I know that he had broken my maxillary bone and a week later I almost died from multiple bacterial infections in my sinus cavity. The bacteria damaged all 3 branches of my Trigeminal nerve and 3 surgeries later I have seen no improvement. Now have double vision in right eye and trigeminal pain 24/7. Gabapentin was a life saver, but only decreases pain and never eliminates it. Severe coughing started soon after starting gabapentin and cough is very wet, as if I have bronchitis. Chest x-Ray 4/7/14 shows normal and my doctor is perplexed. Neurologist has me taking Dextromorphan Hydrobromide, but seems to be ineffective. Help!

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  • From this study (2 years ago):

  • Orthostatic cough and runny nose -- meaning they only appeared when I was upright, and were most likely related to my underlying condition, which is POTS or postural orthostatic tachycardia syndrome. The cough started the evening of my first day and was so severe that I discontinued the med.

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