Could Cymbalta cause Palpitations - from FDA reports


Summary

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 89,246 people who have side effects while taking Cymbalta from FDA. Among them, 1,270 have Palpitations. Find out below who they are, when they have Palpitations and more.

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Cymbalta

Cymbalta has active ingredients of duloxetine hydrochloride. It is often used in depression. (latest outcomes from Cymbalta 92,078 users)

Palpitations

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 75,246 Palpitations patients).

On Nov, 17, 2016

89,246 people reported to have side effects when taking Cymbalta.
Among them, 1,270 people (1.42%) have Palpitations


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Cymbalta cause Palpitations?

Time on Cymbalta when people have Palpitations *:

  • < 1 month: 44.67 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 22.19 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 7.2 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 11.82 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 9.8 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 3.75 %
  • 10+ years: 0.58 %

Gender of people who have Palpitations when taking Cymbalta *:

  • female: 83.89 %
  • male: 16.11 %

Age of people who have Palpitations when taking Cymbalta *:

  • 0-1: 0.2 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.9 %
  • 20-29: 5.83 %
  • 30-39: 15.28 %
  • 40-49: 25.93 %
  • 50-59: 26.23 %
  • 60+: 25.63 %

Severity of Palpitations **:

  • least: 9.38 %
  • moderate: 68.75 %
  • severe: 18.75 %
  • most severe: 3.12 %

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Xanax (124 people, 9.76%)
  • Lyrica (106 people, 8.35%)
  • Neurontin (103 people, 8.11%)
  • Ambien (93 people, 7.32%)
  • Synthroid (83 people, 6.54%)

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Potential co-existing symptoms

  • Nausea (379 people, 29.84%)
  • Dizziness (376 people, 29.61%)
  • Stress And Anxiety (332 people, 26.14%)
  • Fatigue (291 people, 22.91%)
  • Headache (283 people, 22.28%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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