Review: could Cymbalta cause Drug Toxicity?


Drug toxicity is found among people who take Cymbalta, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Lyrica, and have Depression . We study 56,230 people who have side effects while taking Cymbalta from FDA and social media. Among them, 156 have Drug toxicity. Find out below who they are, when they have Drug toxicity and more.

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Cymbalta has active ingredients of duloxetine hydrochloride. It is often used in depression. (latest outcomes from Cymbalta 58,912 users)

Drug Toxicity

Drug toxicity has been reported by people with drug ineffective, tinnitus, agitation, itching, drowsiness (latest reports from 20,254 Drug toxicity patients).

On Aug, 27, 2016

56,230 people reported to have side effects when taking Cymbalta.
Among them, 156 people (0.28%) have Drug Toxicity

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Cymbalta cause Drug toxicity?

Time on Cymbalta when people have Drug Toxicity *:

  • < 1 month: 28.57 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 45.71 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 11.43 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 8.57 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 5.71 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Drug Toxicity when taking Cymbalta *:

  • female: 71.79 %
  • male: 28.21 %

Age of people who have Drug Toxicity when taking Cymbalta *:

  • 0-1: 0.83 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.83 %
  • 20-29: 12.4 %
  • 30-39: 9.09 %
  • 40-49: 28.1 %
  • 50-59: 25.62 %
  • 60+: 23.14 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Depression (33 people)
  • Pain (27 people)
  • Anxiety (18 people)
  • Fibromyalgia (14 people)
  • Multiple Sclerosis (11 people)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Lyrica (34 people)
  • Xanax (27 people)
  • Gabapentin (17 people)
  • Seroquel (13 people)
  • Duragesic-100 (12 people)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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