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 45,786 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 49,390 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 165,512 Dyspnea patients)
On Apr, 9, 2015: 45,770 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 Trazodone Hydrochloride, Cymbalta, Ibuprofen, Gabapentin for a 53-year old woman with Sleep - Natural Short Sleeper, Back Pain, Chronic Nerve Pain. The patient has Chronic Pain
- A study of drug interactions between Simvastatin, Tramadol, Cymbalta for a 64-year old woman with High Blood Cholesterol, Pain - Bones, Depression. The patient has Periodic Limb Movements In Sleep, Fatigue - Chronic, Pain - Joints, Atrial Fibrillation
- A study of side effects of Cymbalta for a 50-year old man with Anxiety Disorder. The patient has Nerve Injury
- A study of side effects of Imipenem And Cilastatin for a 54-year old woman with Nocardiosis - Pulmonary. The patient has Shortness Of Breath
- A study of drug interactions between Premarin, Fish Oil, Vitamin D, Cymbalta for a 65-year old woman with Menopause, Bone And Joint Pain, Vitamin D Abnormal, Depression. The patient has Feeling Hot And Cold, Numbness And Tingling, Leg Pain, Headache, Ringing In The Ears, Loss Of Coordination, Dizziness
Recent Cymbalta related drug comparison:
- Comparions of Cymbalta, Wellbutrin Xl for a 37-year old woman who has Depression
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- Comparions of Topiramate, Gabapentin, Qvar 40, Cymbalta, Digoxin for a 59-year old woman who has Irregular Heartbeat
- Comparions of Lexapro, Cymbalta for a 66-year old woman who has Depression
- Comparions of Zorvolex, Exforge, Cymbalta, Metaxalone, Opana for a 51-year old woman who has Arthritis
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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