Review: could Cymbalta cause White blood cell count decreased?
Summary: White blood cell count decreased is found among people who take Cymbalta, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Neurontin, and have Depression.
We study 45,751 people who have side effects while taking Cymbalta from FDA and social media. Among them, 166 have White blood cell count decreased. Find out below who they are, when they have White blood cell count decreased and more.
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Cymbalta has active ingredients of duloxetine hydrochloride. It is often used in depression. (latest outcomes from 49,362 Cymbalta users)
White blood cell count decreased
White blood cell count decreased has been reported by people with hepatitis c, schizophrenia, multiple myeloma, multiple sclerosis, rheumatoid arthritis. (latest reports from 35,331 White blood cell count decreased patients)
On Feb, 28, 2015: 45,751 people reported to have side effects when taking Cymbalta. Among them, 166 people (0.36%) have White Blood Cell Count Decreased.
Time on Cymbalta when people have White blood cell count decreased * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|White blood cell count decreased||71.79%||23.08%||5.13%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Age of people who have White blood cell count decreased when taking Cymbalta * :
|White blood cell count decreased||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||4.07%||6.98%||27.33%||36.05%||25.58% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Depression (66 people, 39.76%)
- Multiple sclerosis (23 people, 13.86%)
- Insomnia (20 people, 12.05%)
- Hepatitis c (19 people, 11.45%)
- Pain (17 people, 10.24%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Neurontin (24 people, 14.46%)
- Synthroid (23 people, 13.86%)
- Seroquel (18 people, 10.84%)
- Lyrica (18 people, 10.84%)
- Ribavirin (18 people, 10.84%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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