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Review: could Cymbalta cause Restless leg (Restless Leg Syndrome)?

We study 45,625 people who have side effects while taking Cymbalta from FDA and social media. Among them, 321 have Restless leg. Find out below who they are, when they have Restless leg and more.

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Cymbalta

Cymbalta (latest outcomes from 49,215 users) has active ingredients of duloxetine hydrochloride. It is often used in depression.

Restless leg

Restless leg (a powerful urge to move your legs) (latest reports from 67,414 patients) has been reported by people with restless leg syndrome, osteoporosis, depression, high blood pressure, pain.

On Nov, 1, 2014: 45,625 people reported to have side effects when taking Cymbalta. Among them, 321 people (0.70%) have Restless Leg.

Trend of Restless leg in Cymbalta reports

Time on Cymbalta when people have Restless leg * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Restless leg22.67%13.33%9.33%12.00%32.00%8.00%2.67%

Age of people who have Restless leg when taking Cymbalta * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Restless leg0.00%0.00%0.78%3.92%14.51%19.22%30.20%31.37%

Severity of Restless leg when taking Cymbalta ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Restless leg0.00%31.03%48.28%20.69%

How people recovered from Restless leg ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Restless leg0.00%19.05%80.95%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Depression (107 people, 33.33%)
  2. Restless legs syndrome (50 people, 15.58%)
  3. Pain (50 people, 15.58%)
  4. Sleep disorder (40 people, 12.46%)
  5. Muscle spasms (36 people, 11.21%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Neurontin (92 people, 28.66%)
  2. Ambien (81 people, 25.23%)
  3. Lexapro (75 people, 23.36%)
  4. Zometa (62 people, 19.31%)
  5. Prilosec (59 people, 18.38%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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