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Review: could Cymbalta cause Diarrhea?

Summary: Diarrhea 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 45,578 people who have side effects while taking Cymbalta from FDA and social media. Among them, 1,858 have Diarrhea. Find out below who they are, when they have Diarrhea 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.

Diarrhea

Diarrhea (latest reports from 1,092,310 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, pain, rheumatoid arthritis, osteoporosis, depression.

On Apr, 15, 2014: 45,578 people reported to have side effects when taking Cymbalta. Among them, 1,857 people (4.07%) have Diarrhea. They amount to 0.17% of all the 1,092,813 people who have Diarrhea on eHealthMe.

Trend of Diarrhea in Cymbalta reports

Time on Cymbalta when people have Diarrhea * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Diarrhea44.02%23.90%11.55%9.76%8.57%1.79%0.40%

Age of people who have Diarrhea when taking Cymbalta * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Diarrhea0.00%0.00%0.49%5.48%9.81%20.78%33.17%30.26%

Severity of Diarrhea when taking Cymbalta ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Diarrhea0.00%40.91%47.73%11.36%

How people recovered from Diarrhea ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Diarrhea9.09%4.55%86.36%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Depression (547 people, 29.46%)
  2. Pain (205 people, 11.04%)
  3. Fibromyalgia (194 people, 10.45%)
  4. Anxiety (175 people, 9.42%)
  5. Hypertension (131 people, 7.05%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Zometa (300 people, 16.16%)
  2. Aspirin (266 people, 14.32%)
  3. Nexium (263 people, 14.16%)
  4. Neurontin (249 people, 13.41%)
  5. Ambien (239 people, 12.87%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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