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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

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.

Trend of Jerky body movements in Cymbalta reports

Time on Cymbalta when people have Jerky body movements * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Jerky body movements100.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%

Age of people who have Jerky body movements when taking Cymbalta * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Jerky body movements0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%14.29%28.57%14.29%42.86%

Severity of Jerky body movements when taking Cymbalta ** :

n/a

How people recovered from Jerky body movements ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Gastrooesophageal reflux disease (4 people, 40.00%)
  2. Depression (2 people, 20.00%)
  3. Blood cholesterol (1 people, 10.00%)
  4. Diarrhoea (1 people, 10.00%)
  5. Ill-defined disorder (1 people, 10.00%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Metoclopramide (5 people, 50.00%)
  2. Celebrex (5 people, 50.00%)
  3. Aspirin (5 people, 50.00%)
  4. Lyrica (5 people, 50.00%)
  5. Nexium (4 people, 40.00%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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Comments from related studies:

  • From this study (2 weeks ago):

  • Did not have any tremors until after I started taking cymbalta.

    Reply

  • From this study (3 weeks ago):

  • I have over 300 limb movements at night. Mild sleep apnea too. I don't use a c-pap. Ive been on antidepressants for 30 years. I was diagnosed with Lyme disease but the medicine didn't cause a Herx so I stopped treatment. I now have A fib

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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.

    Reply

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