Review: could Cymbalta cause Leg swelling (Foot, leg, and ankle swelling)?
Summary: Leg swelling is found among people who take Cymbalta, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Vitamin d, and have Depression.
We study 45,770 people who have side effects while taking Cymbalta from FDA and social media. Among them, 18 have Leg swelling. Find out below who they are, when they have Leg swelling and more.
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Cymbalta has active ingredients of duloxetine hydrochloride. It is often used in depression. (latest outcomes from 49,367 Cymbalta users)
Leg swelling has been reported by people with high blood pressure, depression, high blood cholesterol, gastroesophageal reflux disease, hypothyroidism. (latest reports from 1,440 Leg swelling patients)
On Feb, 27, 2015: 45,751 people reported to have side effects when taking Cymbalta. Among them, 18 people (0.04%) have Leg Swelling.
Time on Cymbalta when people have Leg swelling * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Leg swelling||11.76%||29.41%||11.76%||11.76%||23.53%||11.76%||0.00% |
Age of people who have Leg swelling when taking Cymbalta * :
|Leg swelling||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||5.56%||22.22%||16.67%||38.89%||16.67% |
Severity of Leg swelling when taking Cymbalta ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Leg swelling||0.00%||33.33%||50.00%||16.67% |
How people recovered from Leg swelling ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Leg swelling||0.00%||14.29%||85.71% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Depression (9 people, 50.00%)
- Pain (2 people, 11.11%)
- Rheumatoid arthritis (2 people, 11.11%)
- Vitamin d deficiency (2 people, 11.11%)
- Fluid retention (2 people, 11.11%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Vitamin d (5 people, 27.78%)
- Prednisone (3 people, 16.67%)
- Lipitor (2 people, 11.11%)
- Topamax (2 people, 11.11%)
- Bumex (2 people, 11.11%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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