Review: could Cymbalta cause Libido increased?
Summary: Libido increased is found among people who take Cymbalta, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Lyrica, and have Depression.
We study 45,706 people who have side effects while taking Cymbalta from FDA and social media. Among them, 30 have Libido increased. Find out below who they are, when they have Libido increased and more.
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Cymbalta has active ingredients of duloxetine hydrochloride. It is often used in depression. (latest outcomes from 49,319 Cymbalta users)
Libido increased (increased sexual urge to have sex) has been reported by people with parkinson's disease, depression, restless leg syndrome, stress and anxiety, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder. (latest reports from 1,234 Libido increased patients)
On Dec, 30, 2014: 45,678 people reported to have side effects when taking Cymbalta. Among them, 30 people (0.07%) have Libido Increased.
Time on Cymbalta when people have Libido increased * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Libido increased||62.50%||25.00%||0.00%||12.50%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Age of people who have Libido increased when taking Cymbalta * :
|Libido increased||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||4.35%||4.35%||30.43%||21.74%||39.13% |
Severity of Libido increased when taking Cymbalta ** :
How people recovered from Libido increased ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Depression (8 people, 26.67%)
- Restless legs syndrome (4 people, 13.33%)
- Anxiety (4 people, 13.33%)
- Pain (3 people, 10.00%)
- Fibromyalgia (3 people, 10.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Lyrica (5 people, 16.67%)
- Ambien (4 people, 13.33%)
- Ambien cr (4 people, 13.33%)
- Mirapex (4 people, 13.33%)
- Lexapro (3 people, 10.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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