A study for a 44 year old man who takes Cymbalta - from FDA reports


4,169 males aged 44 (±5) who take the same drug are studied. This is a personalized study for a 44 year old male patient who has Blood In The Urine. The study is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA.

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On Jan, 10, 2019

4,169 males aged 44 (±5) who take Cymbalta are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Cymbalta for a 44-year old man.

Information of the patient in this study:

  • Age: 44
  • Gender: male
  • Conditions: Blood In The Urine
  • Drugs taken:
    • Cymbalta (duloxetine hydrochloride)

eHealthMe real world results:

Most common side effects over time

< 1 month:
  1. Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)
  2. Dizziness
  3. Drug withdrawal syndrome (interfere with normal social, occupational, or other functioning. are not due to another medical condition, drug use, or discontinuation)
  4. Insomnia (sleeplessness)
  5. Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)
  6. Drug ineffective
  7. Nausea and vomiting
  8. Vision blurred
  9. Rashes (redness)
  10. Weakness
1 - 6 months:
  1. Dizziness
  2. Suicidal ideation
  3. Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)
  4. Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)
  5. Insomnia (sleeplessness)
  6. Headache (pain in head)
  7. Drug withdrawal syndrome (interfere with normal social, occupational, or other functioning. are not due to another medical condition, drug use, or discontinuation)
  8. Feeling abnormal
  9. Alanine aminotransferase increased
  10. Aspartate aminotransferase increased
6 - 12 months:
  1. Memory loss
  2. Tremor (trembling or shaking movements in one or more parts of your body)
  3. Dizziness
  4. Urinary retention (the inability to completely or partially empty the bladder)
  5. Drug withdrawal syndrome (interfere with normal social, occupational, or other functioning. are not due to another medical condition, drug use, or discontinuation)
  6. Confusional state
  7. Fainting (loss of consciousness and postural tone)
  8. Sinus tachycardia (a heart rhythm with elevated rate of impulses originating from the sinoatrial node)
  9. Paraesthesia (sensation of tingling, tickling, prickling, pricking, or burning of a person's skin with no apparent long-term physical effect)
  10. Headache (pain in head)
1 - 2 years:
  1. Drug withdrawal syndrome (interfere with normal social, occupational, or other functioning. are not due to another medical condition, drug use, or discontinuation)
  2. Headache (pain in head)
  3. Feeling abnormal
  4. Dizziness
  5. Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)
  6. Heart palpitations (feelings or sensations that your heart is pounding or racing)
  7. Insomnia (sleeplessness)
  8. Disturbance in attention
  9. Aggression
  10. Hyperhidrosis (abnormally increased sweating)
2 - 5 years:
  1. Drug withdrawal syndrome (interfere with normal social, occupational, or other functioning. are not due to another medical condition, drug use, or discontinuation)
  2. Paraesthesia (sensation of tingling, tickling, prickling, pricking, or burning of a person's skin with no apparent long-term physical effect)
  3. Hyperhidrosis (abnormally increased sweating)
  4. Pain
  5. Dizziness
  6. Suicidal ideation
  7. Headache (pain in head)
  8. Tremor (trembling or shaking movements in one or more parts of your body)
  9. Insomnia (sleeplessness)
  10. Anger
5 - 10 years:
  1. Drug withdrawal syndrome (interfere with normal social, occupational, or other functioning. are not due to another medical condition, drug use, or discontinuation)
  2. Paraesthesia (sensation of tingling, tickling, prickling, pricking, or burning of a person's skin with no apparent long-term physical effect)
  3. Gait disturbance
  4. Erection problems
  5. Spinal fracture (fracture in one of vertebrae)
  6. Muscle atrophy (a decrease in the mass of the muscle)
  7. Fall
  8. Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)
  9. Thrombosis (formation of a blood clot inside a blood vessel)
  10. Diabetes
10+ years:
  1. Irritability
  2. High blood pressure
  3. Paraesthesia (sensation of tingling, tickling, prickling, pricking, or burning of a person's skin with no apparent long-term physical effect)
  4. Social avoidant behavior
  5. Suicidal ideation
  6. Eating disorder
  7. Agitation (state of anxiety or nervous excitement)
  8. Weakness
  9. Insomnia (sleeplessness)
  10. Blood creatinine increased
not specified:
  1. Pain
  2. Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)
  3. Drug ineffective
  4. Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)
  5. Headache (pain in head)
  6. Dizziness
  7. Insomnia (sleeplessness)
  8. Feeling abnormal
  9. Suicidal ideation
  10. Drowsiness

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  1. Pain : 434 people, 10.41%
  2. High Blood Pressure : 205 people, 4.92%
  3. Multiple Sclerosis (a nervous system disease that affects your brain and spinal cord. it damages the myelin sheath): 198 people, 4.75%
  4. Insomnia (sleeplessness): 167 people, 4.01%
  5. Bipolar Disorder (mood disorder): 150 people, 3.60%
  6. Back Pain : 143 people, 3.43%
  7. Neuralgia (pain in one or more nerves): 124 people, 2.97%
  8. Major Depression (a mood state that goes well beyond temporarily feeling sad or blue. it is a serious medical illness that affects one's thoughts, feelings): 117 people, 2.81%
  9. Sleep Disorder : 115 people, 2.76%
  10. Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (a condition in which stomach contents leak backward from the stomach into the oesophagus): 112 people, 2.69%

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  1. Lyrica (365 people, 8.76%)
  2. Seroquel (293 people, 7.03%)
  3. Abilify (219 people, 5.25%)
  4. Neurontin (218 people, 5.23%)
  5. Ambien (190 people, 4.56%)
  6. Xanax (181 people, 4.34%)
  7. Klonopin (158 people, 3.79%)
  8. Humira (149 people, 3.57%)
  9. Oxycontin (144 people, 3.45%)
  10. Gabapentin (137 people, 3.29%)

* Some reports may have incomplete information.

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