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User Reviews & Ratings - Cymbalta Oral


Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of Cymbalta Oral.

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4397 Total User Reviews

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Condition: Major Depressive Disorder
10/20/2014 3:04:42 PM

Reviewer: Elise, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 10 years or more (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
this drug helped my depression at the expense of my emotional capacity. no empathy, poor judgement and heavy drinking. Physical impact included high blood pressure, heavy weight gain leading to high cholesterol, and the inability to empty my bladder leading to chronic UIT's. I did a gradual taper under my psychiatrist's guidance and went through a devastating withdrawal from which i still ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Major Depressive Disorder
10/8/2014 2:19:28 AM

Reviewer: MK, 65-74 Female on Treatment for 5 to less than 10 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I have been taking Cymbalta for approximately 7 years and found it was the only drug that stopped me from having to have regular ECT's. I have to take 90 mg. a day but it works and I have no measurable side effects.

Condition: Major Depressive Disorder
10/2/2014 12:53:20 AM

Reviewer: sandra, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 10 years or more (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I been on Cymbalta 10 years it been great for me I have tried to get off my husband like me on it we get along better

Condition: Major Depressive Disorder
9/30/2014 12:29:51 PM

Reviewer: all good, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
have been taking for 3 years. started with 30mg. for 2 weeks then up the dose to 60mg. it was to much,went to 30mg. twice a day for 6 mo. then back to 60mg. 1x day. then my rx plan went to a generic 3 mos. later i was crazy depressed. so some fighting with them i am finnaly getting name brand again and everything is great. remember some generics are good,but somethings you dont play with, the depr ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Major Depressive Disorder
8/31/2014 12:02:10 PM

Reviewer: chalice, 25-34 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I have been on this med for 2 years, ive gained 140 lbs with no change to my diet regime. Also unexplainably my teeth started to break off and literally fall out. Im 33. Constant heart pvc which has sent me into panic attacks. Ive tried coming off of this several times and had BAD BAD withdrawals such as headaches nausea and it felt like my brain was being electrocuted. I have now contacted an att ... Show Full Comment

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