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 107,187 people who have side effects when taking Cymbalta from FDA, and is updated regularly.

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On Jan, 17, 2019

107,187 people reported to have side effects when taking Cymbalta.
Among them, 1,157 people (1.08%) have Dysphagia


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Cymbalta cause Dysphagia?

Time on Cymbalta when people have Dysphagia *:

  • < 1 month: 46.96 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 27.83 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 6.09 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 6.96 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 7.83 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 1.74 %
  • 10+ years: 2.61 %

Gender of people who have Dysphagia when taking Cymbalta *:

  • female: 77.1 %
  • male: 22.9 %

Age of people who have Dysphagia when taking Cymbalta *:

  • 0-1: 0.7 %
  • 2-9: 0.59 %
  • 10-19: 0.47 %
  • 20-29: 1.88 %
  • 30-39: 8.33 %
  • 40-49: 16.31 %
  • 50-59: 35.56 %
  • 60+: 36.15 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  1. Pain: 171 people, 14.78%
  2. Multiple Sclerosis (a nervous system disease that affects your brain and spinal cord. it damages the myelin sheath): 65 people, 5.62%
  3. Metastases To Bone (cancer spreads to bone): 51 people, 4.41%
  4. Multiple Myeloma (cancer of the plasma cells): 47 people, 4.06%
  5. High Blood Pressure: 42 people, 3.63%
  6. Sleep Disorder: 40 people, 3.46%
  7. Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (a condition in which stomach contents leak backward from the stomach into the oesophagus): 40 people, 3.46%
  8. Rheumatoid Arthritis (a chronic progressive disease causing inflammation in the joints): 33 people, 2.85%
  9. Bipolar Disorder (mood disorder): 33 people, 2.85%
  10. Muscle Spasms (muscle contraction): 32 people, 2.77%

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  1. Zometa: 205 people, 17.72%
  2. Aredia: 189 people, 16.34%
  3. Neurontin: 165 people, 14.26%
  4. Protonix: 150 people, 12.96%
  5. Ambien: 147 people, 12.71%
  6. Xanax: 145 people, 12.53%
  7. Lyrica: 143 people, 12.36%
  8. Prevacid: 140 people, 12.10%
  9. Nexium: 123 people, 10.63%
  10. Synthroid: 120 people, 10.37%

Top other side effects for these people *:

  1. Pain: 345 people, 29.82%
  2. Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit): 316 people, 27.31%
  3. Fatigue (feeling of tiredness): 270 people, 23.34%
  4. Joint Pain: 239 people, 20.66%
  5. Diarrhea: 233 people, 20.14%
  6. Dizziness: 233 people, 20.14%
  7. Breathing Difficulty: 232 people, 20.05%
  8. Nausea And Vomiting: 219 people, 18.93%
  9. Insomnia (sleeplessness): 209 people, 18.06%
  10. Chest Pain: 207 people, 17.89%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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