Review: could Cymbalta cause Dyspnea (Breathing difficulty)?
Summary: Dyspnea 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 Aspirin, and have Depression.
We study 45,770 people who have side effects while taking Cymbalta from FDA and social media. Among them, 1,896 have Dyspnea. Find out below who they are, when they have Dyspnea and more.
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Cymbalta has active ingredients of duloxetine hydrochloride. It is often used in depression. (latest outcomes from 49,376 Cymbalta users)
Dyspnea (difficult or laboured breathing) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, asthma, rheumatoid arthritis, pain, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. (latest reports from 165,466 Dyspnea patients)
On Mar, 9, 2015: 45,751 people reported to have side effects when taking Cymbalta. Among them, 1,896 people (4.14%) have Dyspnea.
Time on Cymbalta when people have Dyspnea * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Age of people who have Dyspnea when taking Cymbalta * :
Severity of Dyspnea when taking Cymbalta ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Dyspnea ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Depression (517 people, 27.27%)
- Pain (225 people, 11.87%)
- Anxiety (172 people, 9.07%)
- Fibromyalgia (161 people, 8.49%)
- Hypertension (133 people, 7.01%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (363 people, 19.15%)
- Ambien (333 people, 17.56%)
- Nexium (319 people, 16.82%)
- Lyrica (295 people, 15.56%)
- Zometa (284 people, 14.98%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Drugs in real world that are associated with:
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- A study of drug interactions between Lexapro, Tramadol, Lyrica for a 42-year old woman with Depression, Pain, Nerve Pain. The patient has Ocular Migraine, Nerve Pain, Shortness Of Breath, High Blood Pressure, Constipation, Chest Discomfort, Nausea
- A study of side effects of Cymbalta for a 27-year old woman with Anxiety Disorder. The patient has Involuntary Body Movements
- A study of side effects of Cymbalta for a 71-year old man with Depression.
- A study of drug interactions between Trazodone Hydrochloride, Skelaxin, Ultram, Lyrica, Cymbalta for a 54-year old woman with Sleep Disorder, Back Pain, Fibromyalgia. The patient has Hair Loss
- A study of side effects of Toprol-xl for a 71-year old woman with Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy. The patient has Inability To Walk Distance Of More That 15 Yards, Shortness Of Breath
Recent Cymbalta related drug comparison:
- Comparions of Zorvolex, Exforge, Cymbalta, Metaxalone, Opana for a 51-year old woman who has Arthritis
- Comparions of Duloxetine Hydrochloride, LOSARTAN, EQUETRO, METOPROLOL SUCCINATE, Amlodipine Besylate for a 57-year old woman who has High Blood Pressure
- Comparions of Prozac, Cymbalta for a 45-year old woman who has OCD
- Comparions of Zoloft, Cymbalta for a 44-year old woman who has Anxiety
- Comparions of Duloxetine Hydrochloride, Fluoxetine for a 39-year old woman who has Anxiety
NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients and brand name. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are NOT considered.
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