Review: could Cymbalta cause Sleep (Drowsiness)?
Summary: Sleep 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 Lyrica, and have Depression.
We study 45,770 people who have side effects while taking Cymbalta from FDA and social media. Among them, 1,857 have Sleep. Find out below who they are, when they have Sleep 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)
Sleep has been reported by people with depression, pain, high blood pressure, multiple sclerosis, stress and anxiety. (latest reports from 69,922 Sleep patients)
On Mar, 6, 2015: 45,751 people reported to have side effects when taking Cymbalta. Among them, 1,857 people (4.06%) have Sleep.
Time on Cymbalta when people have Sleep * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Age of people who have Sleep when taking Cymbalta * :
Severity of Sleep when taking Cymbalta ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Sleep ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Depression (656 people, 35.33%)
- Pain (312 people, 16.80%)
- Fibromyalgia (195 people, 10.50%)
- Anxiety (165 people, 8.89%)
- Hypertension (119 people, 6.41%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Lyrica (296 people, 15.94%)
- Klonopin (224 people, 12.06%)
- Aspirin (215 people, 11.58%)
- Synthroid (182 people, 9.80%)
- Seroquel (173 people, 9.32%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Drugs in real world that are associated with:
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- A study of side effects of Cymbalta for a 40-year old woman with Depression. The patient has Breast Enlargement
- A study of side effects of Cymbalta for a 38-year old woman with Anxiety Disorder. The patient has Mouth Injury
- A study of side effects of Lithium Carbonate for a 67-year old woman with Bipolar Disorder. The patient has Hypothyroidism (abnormally low activity of the thyroid gland, resulting in retardation of growth and mental development), Dry Mouth, Weight Gain, Sleepiness - During The Day (excess sleeping during day time)
- A study of side effects of Duloxetine Hydrochloride for a 36-year old woman with Depression. The patient has Vulvovaginal Dryness
- A study of drug interactions between Losartan Potassium; Hydrochlorothiazide, Synthroid, Cymbalta, Glumetza for a 60-year old woman with High Blood Pressure, Thyroid Cancer - Papillary Carcinoma, Pain - Back, Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus. The patient has Insomnia, Hip Pain, Back Pain
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