Cymbalta and Sleepiness - from FDA reports
Sleepiness 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 High blood pressure. This review analyzes which people have Sleepiness with Cymbalta. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 90,467 people who have side effects when taking Cymbalta from FDA, and is updated regularly.
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On Jul, 19, 2017
90,467 people reported to have side effects when taking Cymbalta.
Among them, 3,472 people (3.84%) have Sleepiness
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Cymbalta when people have Sleepiness *:
- < 1 month: 57.77 %
- 1 - 6 months: 23.99 %
- 6 - 12 months: 4.22 %
- 1 - 2 years: 7.94 %
- 2 - 5 years: 4.56 %
- 5 - 10 years: 1.52 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Sleepiness when taking Cymbalta *:
- female: 73.74 %
- male: 26.26 %
Age of people who have Sleepiness when taking Cymbalta *:
- 0-1: 0.08 %
- 2-9: 0.24 %
- 10-19: 1.53 %
- 20-29: 3.72 %
- 30-39: 10.03 %
- 40-49: 22.13 %
- 50-59: 24.17 %
- 60+: 38.11 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- High Blood Pressure (155 people, 4.46%)
- Back Pain (136 people, 3.92%)
- Narcolepsy (124 people, 3.57%)
- Insomnia (122 people, 3.51%)
- Neuropathy Peripheral (120 people, 3.46%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Lyrica (559 people, 16.10%)
- Klonopin (258 people, 7.43%)
- Synthroid (246 people, 7.09%)
- Neurontin (225 people, 6.48%)
- Xanax (215 people, 6.19%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Fatigue (1,058 people, 30.47%)
- Dizziness (672 people, 19.35%)
- Nausea (657 people, 18.92%)
- Feeling Abnormal (501 people, 14.43%)
- Headache (487 people, 14.03%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Do you have Sleepiness when taking Cymbalta?
Cymbalta has active ingredients of duloxetine hydrochloride. It is often used in depression. (latest outcomes from Cymbalta 98,300 users)
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