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Cymbalta 30 MG

Generic: Duloxetine Tablets 30MG

Manufacturer: Cipla

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Cymbalta (Duloxetine Tablets 30mg)

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Dosage Cymbalta (Duloxetine Tablets) medicine is used to treat a number of problems like depression and anxiety.
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  • What is Cymbalta and how it works?

Cymbalta contains Duloxetine as active content that belong selective serotonin and norepinephrine reuptake inhibitors (SSNRIs) pharmacological class. The drug is indicated to handle disorders associated with depression along with general anxiety disorders. It is believed that to manage depression and anxiety disorders, duloxetine show its healing effects by affecting the balance of certain brain chemicals that take cares the communication between nerves in the brain. FDA recognized the use of Cymbalta as the treatment for depression disorder, anxiety disorder, as well as diabetic peripheral neuropathic pain initially. In 2008, drug got approval for managing fibromyalgia pains in adult patients.

  • What is the medication information related to Cymbalta as an anti depressant agent?

Duloxetine is prescribed to manage depression and anxiety. Additionally, duloxetine has also shown its effectiveness to help relieve nerve pain in special population of patients with diabetes or existing pain due to certain medical conditions including arthritis, chronic back pain, or fibromyalgia.

  • What are the normal dosages of Cymbalta?

Normally recommended dose of Cymbalta is 60 mg to be taken once daily. The exact dose which will be good to manage your symptoms will depend on patients’ symptoms and other critical. It comes in effect within 1 to 4 weeks for depression whereas in case of anxiety it just takes one week to show ease in diabetes-related nerve pain and fibromyalgia.

  • What are the precautions for reducing risks from Cymbalta medication?

This medication is not safe for you if you:

  • -have allergies to any drug constituents including duloxetine or to any other anti- depressant of the same class,
  • -liver is not working normally,
  • -suffering from reduced kidney function,
  • -having uncontrolled glaucoma,
  • -are receiving fluvoxamine and other medications of same pharmacological class,
  • -are receiving MAO inhibitors or have taken a MAO inhibitor within 2 weeks of starting duloxetine
  • -are having quinolone medications,
  • -are using thioridazine, and
  • -are pregnant, or breast feeding a baby.

 Does Cymbalta interact with other medicines and treatments?

  • MAO inhibitors (such as tranylcypromine, phenelzine)
  • acetylsalicylic acid (ASA)
  • alcohol
  • bupropion
  • carbamazepine
  • certain antiarrhythmic medications
  • cimetidine
  • dabigatran
  • delavirdine
  • dextromethorphan
  • epinephrine
  • fentanyl
  • ketoconazole
  • linezolid
  • lithium
  • lopinavir
  • lorazepam
  • meperidine
  • metoprolol
  • nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs; including ibuprofen)
  • olanzapine
  • phenobarbital
  • phenothiazines (such as chlorpromazine,fluphenazine)
  • primidone
  • pseudoephedrine
  • quinidine
  • quinolone antibiotics including ciprofloxacin, norfloxacin
  • rifampin
  • risperidone
  • ritonavir
  • SNRIs like venlafaxine
  • SSRIs for example fluoxetine, fluvoxamine
  • St. John's wort
  • tamoxifen
  • tapentadol
  • terbinafine
  • tipranavir
  • tramadol
  • tricyclic antidepressants (such as imipramine, amitriptyline, nortriptyline, desipramine)
  • triptanslike sumatriptan, rizatriptan
  • tryptophan
  • warfarin
  • Does the treatment with Cymbalta cause any adverse effect on health?

Duloxetine might cause side effects such as:

  • nausea
  • vomiting
  • constipation
  • diarrhea
  • heartburn
  • stomach pain
  • decreased appetite
  • dry mouth
  • increased urination
  • difficulty urinating
  • sweating or night sweats
  • dizziness
  • headache
  • tiredness
  • weakness
  • drowsiness
  • muscle pain or cramps
  • changes in sexual desire or ability
  • abnormal trembling of a part of the body

A few less frequent unwanted effects might also occur:

  • abnormal bruising or bleeding
  • stomach pain particularly in upper right part
  • swelling of the abdomen
  • itching
  • yellowing of the skin or eyes
  • dark colored urine
  • loss of appetite
  • extreme tiredness
  • confusion
  • flu-like symptoms
  • irregular heartbeat
  • severe muscle stiffness
  • blurred vision
  • fever
  • blisters or peeling skin
  • rash
Cymbalta (Duloxetine Tablets) medicine is used to treat a number of problems like depression and anxiety.
Cymbalta (Duloxetine Tablets)
Cymbalta (Duloxetine Tablets)
Cymbalta (Duloxetine Tablets)