Review: could Cymbalta cause Dementia Alzheimer's Type?


Dementia alzheimer's type 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 Exelon, and have Depression . We study 86,607 people who have side effects while taking Cymbalta from FDA and social media. Among them, 90 have Dementia alzheimer's type. Find out below who they are, when they have Dementia alzheimer's type and more.

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Cymbalta has active ingredients of duloxetine hydrochloride. It is often used in depression. (latest outcomes from Cymbalta 92,025 users)

Dementia Alzheimer's Type

Dementia alzheimer's type (loss of mental ability with alzheimer's symptom) has been reported by people with dementia alzheimer's type, high blood pressure, osteoporosis, depression, high blood cholesterol (latest reports from 19,226 Dementia alzheimer's type patients).

On Sep, 21, 2016

86,607 people reported to have side effects when taking Cymbalta.
Among them, 90 people (0.1%) have Dementia Alzheimer's Type

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Cymbalta cause Dementia alzheimer's type?

Time on Cymbalta when people have Dementia Alzheimer's Type *:

  • < 1 month: 40 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 20 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 40 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Dementia Alzheimer's Type when taking Cymbalta *:

  • female: 76.4 %
  • male: 23.6 %

Age of people who have Dementia Alzheimer's Type when taking Cymbalta *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 1.56 %
  • 40-49: 1.56 %
  • 50-59: 7.81 %
  • 60+: 89.06 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Depression (30 people, 33.33%)
  • Osteoporosis (23 people, 25.56%)
  • Pain (11 people, 12.22%)
  • Hypertension (10 people, 11.11%)
  • Anxiety (6 people, 6.67%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Exelon (19 people, 21.11%)
  • Aricept (17 people, 18.89%)
  • Forteo (15 people, 16.67%)
  • Namenda (13 people, 14.44%)
  • Metoprolol Tartrate (11 people, 12.22%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Fall (27 people, 30.00%)
  • Anxiety (21 people, 23.33%)
  • Depression (17 people, 18.89%)
  • Gait Disturbance (16 people, 17.78%)
  • Dizziness (15 people, 16.67%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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