Review: Sleep issues in Cymbalta
(By eHealthMe on Dec, 3, 2013)
Severity ratings: 2.7/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
This is a review of Sleep issues (Insomnia) by studying 42,827 people who take Cymbalta. We analyze: the time on Cymbalta when people have Sleep issues, age of these people, the severity of Sleep issues, 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, pain, dysthymia. Commonly reported side effects of Cymbalta include nausea aggravated, nausea, dizziness, fatigue, dizziness aggravated.
Sleep issues (sleep problems) has been reported by people with depression, quit smoking, insomnia, high blood pressure, pain.
On Nov, 27, 2013: 42,740 people reported to have side effects when taking Cymbalta. Among them, 2,293 people (5.36%) have Sleep Issues.
Time on Cymbalta when people have Sleep issues * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Sleep issues||36.17%||29.37%||7.42%||10.05%||13.29%||2.63%||1.08% |
Age of people who have Sleep issues when taking Cymbalta * :
|Sleep issues||0.04%||0.04%||1.46%||8.50%||11.90%||23.32%||30.97%||23.76% |
Severity of Sleep issues when taking Cymbalta ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Sleep issues||3.64%||38.18%||43.64%||14.55% |
How people recovered from Sleep issues ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Sleep issues||4.00%||20.00%||76.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Depression (937 people, 40.86%)
- Anxiety (286 people, 12.47%)
- Fibromyalgia (284 people, 12.39%)
- Pain (270 people, 11.77%)
- Sleep disorder (158 people, 6.89%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Ambien (333 people, 14.52%)
- Xanax (319 people, 13.91%)
- Lexapro (282 people, 12.30%)
- Neurontin (279 people, 12.17%)
- Lyrica (271 people, 11.82%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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