Review: Restless legs in Cymbalta
(By eHealthMe on Nov, 25, 2013)
Severity ratings: 2.9/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
This is a review of Restless legs (Restless Leg Syndrome) by studying 42,827 people who take Cymbalta. We analyze: the time on Cymbalta when people have Restless legs, age of these people, the severity of Restless legs, how they recovered, and common conditions and drugs used besides Cymbalta. The review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Cymbalta (latest outcomes) has active ingredients of duloxetine hydrochloride. It is used in depression, fibromyalgia, stress and anxiety, dysthymia, pain. Commonly reported side effects of Cymbalta include nausea aggravated, nausea, dizziness, fatigue, dizziness aggravated.
Restless legs (a powerful urge to move your legs) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, depression, high blood pressure, pain, stress and anxiety.
On Nov, 25, 2013: 42,740 people reported to have side effects when taking Cymbalta. Among them, 294 people (0.69%) have Restless Legs.
Time on Cymbalta when people have Restless legs * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Restless legs||22.73%||13.64%||10.61%||12.12%||33.33%||6.06%||1.52% |
Age of people who have Restless legs when taking Cymbalta * :
|Restless legs||0.00%||0.00%||0.84%||3.80%||14.77%||17.72%||32.49%||30.38% |
Severity of Restless legs when taking Cymbalta ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Restless legs||0.00%||33.33%||47.62%||19.05% |
How people recovered from Restless legs ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Restless legs||0.00%||13.33%||86.67% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Depression (99 people, 33.67%)
- Restless legs syndrome (50 people, 17.01%)
- Pain (46 people, 15.65%)
- Sleep disorder (39 people, 13.27%)
- Muscle spasms (35 people, 11.90%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Neurontin (88 people, 29.93%)
- Ambien (80 people, 27.21%)
- Lexapro (73 people, 24.83%)
- Zometa (62 people, 21.09%)
- Prilosec (59 people, 20.07%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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