Cymbalta and Restless leg syndrome - from FDA reports


Summary

Restless leg syndrome is found among people who take Cymbalta, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Neurontin, and have Pain. This review analyzes which people have Restless leg syndrome with Cymbalta. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 95,293 people who have side effects when taking Cymbalta from FDA , and is updated regularly.

What to expect?

If you take Cymbalta and have Restless leg syndrome, find out what symptoms you could have in 1 year or longer.

You are not alone!

Join a support group for people who take Cymbalta and have Restless leg syndrome

Personalized health information

On eHealthMe you can find out what patients like me (same gender, age) reported their drugs and conditions on FDA since 1977. Our tools are simple to use, anonymous and free. Start now >>>

On Oct, 20, 2017

95,293 people reported to have side effects when taking Cymbalta.
Among them, 556 people (0.58%) have Restless leg syndrome


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Cymbalta cause Restless leg syndrome?

Time on Cymbalta when people have Restless leg syndrome *:

  • < 1 month: 29.63 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 16.05 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 8.64 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 16.05 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 23.46 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 4.94 %
  • 10+ years: 1.23 %

Gender of people who have Restless leg syndrome when taking Cymbalta *:

  • female: 79.69 %
  • male: 20.31 %

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

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 1.7 %
  • 20-29: 3.4 %
  • 30-39: 12.18 %
  • 40-49: 17.56 %
  • 50-59: 30.31 %
  • 60+: 34.84 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Pain (84 people, 15.11%)
  • Sleep Disorder (42 people, 7.55%)
  • Muscle Spasms (41 people, 7.37%)
  • Narcolepsy (35 people, 6.29%)
  • High Blood Pressure (29 people, 5.22%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Neurontin (100 people, 17.99%)
  • Ambien (96 people, 17.27%)
  • Lexapro (85 people, 15.29%)
  • Prilosec (69 people, 12.41%)
  • Zometa (67 people, 12.05%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Insomnia (169 people, 30.40%)
  • Fatigue (150 people, 26.98%)
  • Pain (144 people, 25.90%)
  • Nausea (142 people, 25.54%)
  • Dizziness (125 people, 22.48%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

How to use the study: print a copy of the study and bring it to your health teams to ensure drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood.

Subscribe to the study: get notified of updates to the study.

Do you have Restless leg syndrome when taking Cymbalta?

Expand the study to include all drugs with the same ingredients

Restless leg syndrome and drugs with ingredients of duloxetine hydrochloride.

Expand the study to include reports from both FDA and eHealthMe

Restless leg syndrome and Cymbalta from FDA and eHealthMe reports

Cymbalta

Cymbalta has active ingredients of duloxetine hydrochloride. It is often used in depression. (latest outcomes from Cymbalta 103,212 users)

Restless leg syndrome

Restless leg syndrome (a powerful urge to move your legs) has been reported by people with restless leg syndrome, depression, osteoporosis, multiple sclerosis, pain (latest reports from 27,461 Restless leg syndrome patients).

Browse all side effects of Cymbalta

a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y z

Drugs that are associated with Restless leg syndrome

Restless leg syndrome

Could your condition cause Restless leg syndrome

Restless leg syndrome

Related studies

What would happen?

Forecast new side effects and undetected conditions when you take Cymbalta and have Restless leg syndrome.

Questions to the study

More questions >

User reviews to the study

More reviews >