A 44-year-old member asked:
How does cymbalta (duloxetine) work?
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Psychiatry 37 years experience
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Psychiatry 33 years experience
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Terrible side effect: Side effects are horrrific.
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Psychiatry 34 years experience
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A 62-year-old female asked about a 66-year-old male:
What is cymbalta (duloxetine)?
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Psychiatry 27 years experience
A multi-use medicine: Duloxetine increases the amount of norepinephrine and serotonin in the tiny space between neurons for a few microseconds. More importanly for the treatment of depression, is the actual internal response by the cell binding the medication which takes 3-6 weeks or more for full effect. This medicine is further known to help reduce pain transmission up the spinal cord as well.
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