Review: could Cymbalta cause Rapid heart beat (Heart Rate Increased)?
Summary: Rapid heart beat 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 Nexium, and have Depression.
We study 45,770 people who have side effects while taking Cymbalta from FDA and social media. Among them, 508 have Rapid heart beat. Find out below who they are, when they have Rapid heart beat 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)
Rapid heart beat
Rapid heart beat has been reported by people with high blood pressure, osteoporosis, depression, multiple sclerosis, asthma. (latest reports from 39,708 Rapid heart beat patients)
On Mar, 28, 2015: 45,770 people reported to have side effects when taking Cymbalta. Among them, 508 people (1.11%) have Rapid Heart Beat.
Time on Cymbalta when people have Rapid heart beat * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Rapid heart beat||45.10%||32.68%||7.19%||5.88%||6.54%||0.00%||2.61% |
Age of people who have Rapid heart beat when taking Cymbalta * :
|Rapid heart beat||0.19%||0.00%||1.31%||5.43%||12.55%||22.28%||31.65%||26.59% |
Severity of Rapid heart beat when taking Cymbalta ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Rapid heart beat||6.67%||60.00%||33.33%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Rapid heart beat ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Rapid heart beat||16.67%||16.67%||66.67% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Depression (168 people, 33.07%)
- Fibromyalgia (72 people, 14.17%)
- Pain (55 people, 10.83%)
- Anxiety (30 people, 5.91%)
- Neuropathy peripheral (24 people, 4.72%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Nexium (66 people, 12.99%)
- Xanax (65 people, 12.80%)
- Neurontin (59 people, 11.61%)
- Aspirin (56 people, 11.02%)
- Ambien (53 people, 10.43%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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