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Review: could Cymbalta cause Diarrhea?

Summary: Diarrhea 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 Zometa, and have Depression.

We study 45,706 people who have side effects while taking Cymbalta from FDA and social media. Among them, 1,862 have Diarrhea. Find out below who they are, when they have Diarrhea 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)

Diarrhea

Diarrhea has been reported by people with high blood pressure, pain, osteoporosis, rheumatoid arthritis, depression. (latest reports from 139,244 Diarrhea patients)

On Jan, 24, 2015: 45,706 people reported to have side effects when taking Cymbalta. Among them, 1,862 people (4.07%) have Diarrhea.

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
Diarrhea43.79%23.87%11.44%10.06%8.68%1.78%0.39%

Age of people who have Diarrhea when taking Cymbalta * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Diarrhea0.00%0.00%0.49%5.47%9.84%20.78%33.13%30.29%

Severity of Diarrhea when taking Cymbalta ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Diarrhea2.04%40.82%46.94%10.20%

How people recovered from Diarrhea ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Diarrhea7.69%7.69%84.62%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Depression (548 people, 29.43%)
  2. Pain (205 people, 11.01%)
  3. Fibromyalgia (196 people, 10.53%)
  4. Anxiety (176 people, 9.45%)
  5. Hypertension (131 people, 7.04%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Zometa (300 people, 16.11%)
  2. Aspirin (266 people, 14.29%)
  3. Nexium (263 people, 14.12%)
  4. Neurontin (249 people, 13.37%)
  5. Ambien (239 people, 12.84%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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