Cymbalta and Headache - from FDA reports
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 Pain. This review analyzes which people have Headache with Cymbalta. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 95,293 people who have side effects when taking Cymbalta from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Sep, 17, 2017
95,293 people reported to have side effects when taking Cymbalta.
Among them, 8,542 people (8.96%) have Headache
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Cymbalta when people have Headache *:
- < 1 month: 34.0 %
- 1 - 6 months: 22.51 %
- 6 - 12 months: 11.41 %
- 1 - 2 years: 12.8 %
- 2 - 5 years: 13.26 %
- 5 - 10 years: 4.7 %
- 10+ years: 1.31 %
Gender of people who have Headache when taking Cymbalta *:
- female: 80.34 %
- male: 19.66 %
Age of people who have Headache when taking Cymbalta *:
- 0-1: 0.04 %
- 2-9: 0.06 %
- 10-19: 1.41 %
- 20-29: 5.26 %
- 30-39: 13.36 %
- 40-49: 23.65 %
- 50-59: 29.49 %
- 60+: 26.71 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Pain (1,293 people, 15.14%)
- Multiple Sclerosis (408 people, 4.78%)
- Rheumatoid Arthritis (315 people, 3.69%)
- High Blood Pressure (308 people, 3.61%)
- Back Pain (230 people, 2.69%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Lyrica (593 people, 6.94%)
- Xanax (479 people, 5.61%)
- Neurontin (451 people, 5.28%)
- Synthroid (427 people, 5.00%)
- Ambien (421 people, 4.93%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Nausea (4,003 people, 46.86%)
- Dizziness (3,837 people, 44.92%)
- Fatigue (3,449 people, 40.38%)
- Drug Withdrawal Syndrome (3,155 people, 36.94%)
- Paraesthesia (2,901 people, 33.96%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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