Who have Dysphagia with Cymbalta - from FDA reports

Dysphagia 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 Zometa, and have Pain. This study is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 105,030 people who have side effects when taking Cymbalta from FDA, and is updated regularly.

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On Nov, 13, 2018

105,030 people reported to have side effects when taking Cymbalta.
Among them, 1,143 people (1.09%) have Dysphagia

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Cymbalta cause Dysphagia?

Time on Cymbalta when people have Dysphagia *:

  • < 1 month: 46.9 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 28.32 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 5.31 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 7.96 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 8.85 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 2.65 %

Gender of people who have Dysphagia when taking Cymbalta *:

  • female: 77.01 %
  • male: 22.99 %

Age of people who have Dysphagia when taking Cymbalta *:

  • 0-1: 0.71 %
  • 2-9: 0.6 %
  • 10-19: 0.48 %
  • 20-29: 1.9 %
  • 30-39: 8.45 %
  • 40-49: 16.43 %
  • 50-59: 35.36 %
  • 60+: 36.07 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  1. Pain: 171 people, 14.96%
  2. Multiple Sclerosis (a nervous system disease that affects your brain and spinal cord. it damages the myelin sheath): 64 people, 5.60%
  3. Metastases To Bone (cancer spreads to bone): 51 people, 4.46%
  4. Multiple Myeloma (cancer of the plasma cells): 47 people, 4.11%
  5. High Blood Pressure: 42 people, 3.67%

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Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  1. Zometa: 205 people, 17.94%
  2. Aredia: 189 people, 16.54%
  3. Neurontin: 165 people, 14.44%
  4. Protonix: 149 people, 13.04%
  5. Ambien: 147 people, 12.86%

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Top other side effects for these people *:

  1. Pain: 338 people, 29.57%
  2. Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit): 311 people, 27.21%
  3. Fatigue (feeling of tiredness): 262 people, 22.92%
  4. Joint Pain: 234 people, 20.47%
  5. Diarrhea: 231 people, 20.21%

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* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

FDA reports used in this study

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