Review: could Cymbalta cause Sleepiness?
We study 45,572 people who have side effects while taking Cymbalta from FDA and social media. Among them, 1,855 have Sleepiness. Find out below who they are, when they have Sleepiness and more.
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Cymbalta (latest outcomes from 49,154 users) has active ingredients of duloxetine hydrochloride. It is often used in depression.
Sleepiness (excess sleeping) (latest reports from 494,450 patients) has been reported by people with depression, pain, high blood pressure, multiple sclerosis, stress and anxiety.
On Aug, 13, 2014: 45,551 people reported to have side effects when taking Cymbalta. Among them, 1,855 people (4.07%) have Sleepiness. They amount to 0.38% of all the 494,472 people who have Sleepiness on eHealthMe.
Time on Cymbalta when people have Sleepiness * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Age of people who have Sleepiness when taking Cymbalta * :
Severity of Sleepiness when taking Cymbalta ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Sleepiness ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Depression (655 people, 35.31%)
- Pain (312 people, 16.82%)
- Fibromyalgia (195 people, 10.51%)
- Anxiety (165 people, 8.89%)
- Hypertension (118 people, 6.36%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Lyrica (296 people, 15.96%)
- Klonopin (224 people, 12.08%)
- Aspirin (215 people, 11.59%)
- Synthroid (182 people, 9.81%)
- Seroquel (173 people, 9.33%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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