Who have Headache with Cymbalta?


Summary

Headache 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 Lyrica, and have Depression . We study 89,246 people who have side effects while taking Cymbalta from FDA and social media. Among them, 6,073 have Headache. Find out below who they are, when they have Headache and more.

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Cymbalta

Cymbalta has active ingredients of duloxetine hydrochloride. It is often used in depression. (latest outcomes from Cymbalta 92,078 users)

Headache

Headache (pain in head) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, depression, pain (latest reports from 305,936 Headache patients).

On Nov, 18, 2016

89,246 people reported to have side effects when taking Cymbalta.
Among them, 6,073 people (6.8%) have Headache


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Cymbalta cause Headache?

Time on Cymbalta when people have Headache *:

  • < 1 month: 36.24 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 23.83 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 11.33 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 11.66 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 12.16 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 3.52 %
  • 10+ years: 1.17 %

Gender of people who have Headache when taking Cymbalta *:

  • female: 81.33 %
  • male: 18.67 %

Age of people who have Headache when taking Cymbalta *:

  • 0-1: 0.05 %
  • 2-9: 0.05 %
  • 10-19: 1.5 %
  • 20-29: 5.56 %
  • 30-39: 13.53 %
  • 40-49: 23.67 %
  • 50-59: 29.16 %
  • 60+: 26.46 %

Severity of Headache **:

  • least: 3.03 %
  • moderate: 44.44 %
  • severe: 38.38 %
  • most severe: 14.14 %

How people recovered from Headache **:

  • while on drug: 5.13 %
  • after off the drug: 12.82 %
  • not yet: 82.05 %

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Lyrica (487 people, 8.02%)
  • Xanax (424 people, 6.98%)
  • Neurontin (420 people, 6.92%)
  • Ambien (387 people, 6.37%)
  • Nexium (386 people, 6.36%)

Forecasts by ePatient.care (We will alert you to new symptoms or undetected conditions when you take Cymbalta, learn more )

Potential co-existing symptoms

  • Nausea (2,239 people, 36.87%)
  • Dizziness (1,893 people, 31.17%)
  • Fatigue (1,540 people, 25.36%)
  • Drug Withdrawal Syndrome (1,175 people, 19.35%)
  • Insomnia (1,099 people, 18.10%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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