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 Depression . We study 84,701 people who have side effects while taking Cymbalta from FDA. Among them, 6,030 have Headache. Find out below who they are, when they have Headache and more.
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Cymbalta has active ingredients of duloxetine hydrochloride. It is often used in depression. (latest outcomes from Cymbalta 92,197 users)
Headache (pain in head) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, depression, pain (latest reports from 306,239 Headache patients).
On Jan, 18, 2017
84,701 people reported to have side effects when taking Cymbalta.
Among them, 6,030 people (7.12%) have Headache
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Cymbalta when people have Headache *:
- < 1 month: 37.5 %
- 1 - 6 months: 24.55 %
- 6 - 12 months: 10.51 %
- 1 - 2 years: 11.32 %
- 2 - 5 years: 12.23 %
- 5 - 10 years: 2.9 %
- 10+ years: 1.0 %
Gender of people who have Headache when taking Cymbalta *:
- female: 81.36 %
- male: 18.64 %
Age of people who have Headache when taking Cymbalta *:
- 0-1: 0.05 %
- 2-9: 0.07 %
- 10-19: 1.52 %
- 20-29: 5.21 %
- 30-39: 13.24 %
- 40-49: 23.77 %
- 50-59: 29.24 %
- 60+: 26.88 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Depression (1,750 people, 29.02%)
- Pain (746 people, 12.37%)
- Fibromyalgia (611 people, 10.13%)
- Stress And Anxiety (473 people, 7.84%)
- Multiple Sclerosis (366 people, 6.07%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Lyrica (480 people, 7.96%)
- Xanax (418 people, 6.93%)
- Neurontin (413 people, 6.85%)
- Ambien (384 people, 6.37%)
- Nexium (383 people, 6.35%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Nausea (2,239 people, 37.13%)
- Dizziness (1,893 people, 31.39%)
- Fatigue (1,538 people, 25.51%)
- Drug Withdrawal Syndrome (1,178 people, 19.54%)
- Insomnia (1,095 people, 18.16%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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