Could Cymbalta cause 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 Depression . We study 89,243 people who have side effects while taking Cymbalta from FDA. Among them, 3,340 have Sleepiness. Find out below who they are, when they have Sleepiness and more.
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Cymbalta has active ingredients of duloxetine hydrochloride. It is often used in depression. (latest outcomes from Cymbalta 92,078 users)
Sleepiness (excess sleeping) has been reported by people with depression, pain, high blood pressure, multiple sclerosis, stress and anxiety (latest reports from 114,690 Sleepiness patients).
On Nov, 16, 2016
89,243 people reported to have side effects when taking Cymbalta.
Among them, 3,340 people (3.74%) have Sleepiness
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Cymbalta when people have Sleepiness *:
- < 1 month: 50.92 %
- 1 - 6 months: 23.09 %
- 6 - 12 months: 5.96 %
- 1 - 2 years: 8.87 %
- 2 - 5 years: 7.19 %
- 5 - 10 years: 3.67 %
- 10+ years: 0.31 %
Gender of people who have Sleepiness when taking Cymbalta *:
- female: 73.56 %
- male: 26.44 %
Age of people who have Sleepiness when taking Cymbalta *:
- 0-1: 0.08 %
- 2-9: 0.24 %
- 10-19: 1.52 %
- 20-29: 4.27 %
- 30-39: 10.26 %
- 40-49: 22.32 %
- 50-59: 24.19 %
- 60+: 37.13 %
Severity of Sleepiness **:
- least: 2.74 %
- moderate: 45.21 %
- severe: 41.1 %
- most severe: 10.96 %
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Lyrica (514 people, 15.39%)
- Klonopin (254 people, 7.60%)
- Synthroid (241 people, 7.22%)
- Neurontin (221 people, 6.62%)
- Xanax (204 people, 6.11%)
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* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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