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Review: could Cymbalta cause Jerky body movements?

Summary: Jerky body movements could be caused by Cymbalta, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take Celebrex, and have Gastrooesophageal reflux disease.

We study 45,418 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 (latest outcomes from 48,967 users) has active ingredients of duloxetine hydrochloride. It is often used in depression.

Jerky body movements

Jerky body movements (latest reports from 4,043 patients) has been reported by people with depression, parkinson's disease, gastrooesophageal reflux disease, convulsion, high blood pressure.

On Apr, 8, 2014: 45,541 people reported to have side effects when taking Cymbalta. Among them, 10 people (0.02%) have Jerky Body Movements. They amount to 0.25% of all the 4,026 people who have Jerky Body Movements on eHealthMe.

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

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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