Review: could Cymbalta cause Jerky body movements (Movement - unpredictable or jerky)?
Summary: Jerky body movements is found among people who take Cymbalta, especially for people who are 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Metoclopramide, and have Gastrooesophageal reflux disease. We study 45,800 people who have side effects while taking Cymbalta from FDA and social media. Among them, 10 have Jerky body movements. Find out below who they are, when they have Jerky body movements and more.
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Cymbalta has active ingredients of duloxetine hydrochloride. It is often used in depression. (latest outcomes from 49,410 Cymbalta users)
Jerky body movements
Jerky body movements has been reported by people with depression, parkinson's disease, gastrooesophageal reflux disease, high blood pressure, convulsion. (latest reports from 898 Jerky body movements patients)
On Apr, 29, 2015: 45,786 people reported to have side effects when taking Cymbalta. Among them, 10 people (0.02%) have Jerky Body Movements.
Time on Cymbalta when people have Jerky body movements * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Jerky body movements||100.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Age of people who have Jerky body movements when taking Cymbalta * :
|Jerky body movements||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||14.29%||28.57%||14.29%||42.86% |
Severity of Jerky body movements when taking Cymbalta ** :
How people recovered from Jerky body movements ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Gastrooesophageal reflux disease (4 people, 40.00%)
- Depression (2 people, 20.00%)
- Blood cholesterol (1 people, 10.00%)
- Diarrhoea (1 people, 10.00%)
- Ill-defined disorder (1 people, 10.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Metoclopramide (5 people, 50.00%)
- Celebrex (5 people, 50.00%)
- Aspirin (5 people, 50.00%)
- Lyrica (5 people, 50.00%)
- Nexium (4 people, 40.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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PANCHOELBARDO on Apr, 30, 2015:
TRY A BIPAP INSTEAD OF A CPAP. I DID. IT IS BETTER THAN A CPAP SINCE IT HAS DIFFERENT AIR PRESSURES INHALING AND EXHALING.
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