Could Cymbalta cause Palpitations - from FDA reports
Palpitations is found among people who take Cymbalta, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Xanax, and have Depression . We study 84,701 people who have side effects while taking Cymbalta from FDA. Among them, 1,245 have Palpitations. Find out below who they are, when they have Palpitations and more.
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Cymbalta has active ingredients of duloxetine hydrochloride. It is often used in depression. (latest outcomes from Cymbalta 92,153 users)
Palpitations (feelings or sensations that your heart is pounding or racing) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, depression, osteoporosis, multiple sclerosis, high blood cholesterol (latest reports from 75,297 Palpitations patients).
On Dec, 22, 2016
84,701 people reported to have side effects when taking Cymbalta.
Among them, 1,245 people (1.47%) have Palpitations
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Cymbalta when people have Palpitations *:
- < 1 month: 49.52 %
- 1 - 6 months: 21.54 %
- 6 - 12 months: 6.11 %
- 1 - 2 years: 10.29 %
- 2 - 5 years: 9.32 %
- 5 - 10 years: 2.89 %
- 10+ years: 0.32 %
Gender of people who have Palpitations when taking Cymbalta *:
- female: 83.97 %
- male: 16.03 %
Age of people who have Palpitations when taking Cymbalta *:
- 0-1: 0.21 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.93 %
- 20-29: 5.89 %
- 30-39: 14.88 %
- 40-49: 25.62 %
- 50-59: 26.55 %
- 60+: 25.93 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Depression (364 people, 29.24%)
- Fibromyalgia (134 people, 10.76%)
- Stress And Anxiety (119 people, 9.56%)
- Pain (105 people, 8.43%)
- High Blood Pressure (56 people, 4.50%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Xanax (121 people, 9.72%)
- Lyrica (103 people, 8.27%)
- Neurontin (102 people, 8.19%)
- Ambien (92 people, 7.39%)
- Synthroid (81 people, 6.51%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Nausea (379 people, 30.44%)
- Dizziness (376 people, 30.20%)
- Stress And Anxiety (331 people, 26.59%)
- Fatigue (289 people, 23.21%)
- Headache (282 people, 22.65%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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