Review: could Cymbalta cause Skin Burning Sensation?


Skin burning sensation is found among people who take Cymbalta, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Niaspan, and have Depression . We study 56,230 people who have side effects while taking Cymbalta from FDA and social media. Among them, 78 have Skin burning sensation. Find out below who they are, when they have Skin burning sensation and more.

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Cymbalta has active ingredients of duloxetine hydrochloride. It is often used in depression. (latest outcomes from Cymbalta 58,912 users)

Skin Burning Sensation

Skin burning sensation has been reported by people with rashes, bronchitis, gait disturbance, cognitive disorder, drowsiness (latest reports from 7,441 Skin burning sensation patients).

On Aug, 25, 2016

56,230 people reported to have side effects when taking Cymbalta.
Among them, 78 people (0.14%) have Skin Burning Sensation

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Cymbalta cause Skin burning sensation?

Time on Cymbalta when people have Skin Burning Sensation *:

  • < 1 month: 26.67 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 53.33 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 6.67 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 6.67 %
  • 10+ years: 6.67 %

Gender of people who have Skin Burning Sensation when taking Cymbalta *:

  • female: 79.49 %
  • male: 20.51 %

Age of people who have Skin Burning Sensation when taking Cymbalta *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 8.33 %
  • 40-49: 28.33 %
  • 50-59: 36.67 %
  • 60+: 26.67 %

Severity if Skin Burning Sensation when taking Cymbalta **:

  • least: 0.0 %
  • moderate: 50 %
  • severe: 50 %
  • most severe: 0.0 %

How people recovered from Skin Burning Sensation **:

  • while on drug: 50 %
  • after off the drug: 0.0 %
  • not yet: 50 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Depression (20 people)
  • Fibromyalgia (16 people)
  • Anxiety (15 people)
  • Pain (12 people)
  • Blood Cholesterol Increased (11 people)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Niaspan (18 people)
  • Lisinopril (13 people)
  • Fish Oil (11 people)
  • Synthroid (9 people)
  • Aspirin (9 people)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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