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 45,751 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 49,362 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 165,446 Dyspnea patients)
On Feb, 5, 2015: 45,706 people reported to have side effects when taking Cymbalta. Among them, 1,895 people (4.15%) 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 (516 people, 27.23%)
- Pain (225 people, 11.87%)
- Anxiety (172 people, 9.08%)
- Fibromyalgia (161 people, 8.50%)
- Hypertension (133 people, 7.02%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (363 people, 19.16%)
- Ambien (333 people, 17.57%)
- Nexium (319 people, 16.83%)
- Lyrica (295 people, 15.57%)
- Zometa (284 people, 14.99%)
* 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:
Could your condition cause:
- A study of side effects of Crestor for a 54-year old man with High Blood Cholesterol. The patient has Shortness Of Breath
- A study of drug interactions between Benicar, Cymbalta, Wellbutrin for a 37-year old man with Blood Pressure, Depression. The patient has Ed
- A study of drug interactions between Losartan, Propylthiouracil for a 69-year old man with High Blood Pressure, Graves Disease. The patient has Vertigo, No Endurance, Shortness Of Breath, Myalgia, Peripheral Neuropathy
- A study of side effects of Paracetamol for a 85-year old man with Arthritis. The patient has Breathlessness
- A study of drug interactions between Hyzaar, Cymbalta for a 47-year old woman with High Blood Pressure, Depression. The patient has Leg Pain
Recent Cymbalta related drug comparison:
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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