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A 31-year-old member asked:

What are the side effects after a cymbalta (duloxetine) overdose?

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Dr. Marc Zimmermann
Psychiatry 22 years experience
Various: It is possible to overdose on cymbalta (duloxetine). The effects will vary depending on several factors, such as how much Cymbalta (duloxetine) was taken and whether it was taken with any other medicines. Some symptoms of an overdose can include seizures, drowsiness, and vomiting.

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A 37-year-old member asked:

What are the side effects of an accidental or intentional cymbalta (duloxetine) overdose?

1 doctor answer5 doctors weighed in
Dr. Marc Zimmermann
Psychiatry 22 years experience
Depends: Seizures, drowsiness, vomiting.
A 36-year-old member asked:

How can I lessen side effects of cymbalta (duloxetine)?

2 doctor answers4 doctors weighed in
Dr. Susan Uhrich
Psychiatry 36 years experience
That depends on: What side effects you are having. In some cases, it may be better to treat the side effects and in other cases, it may be better to change the medications. Can you be more specific?
A 44-year-old member asked:

What are some of the commone side effects of cymbalta (duloxetine)?

2 doctor answers6 doctors weighed in
Dr. Richard Malen
Psychiatry 51 years experience
Cymbalta (duloxetine) side effect: Cymbalta (duloxetine) is a dual action drug affecting both serotonin and norepinepherine. Side effects arise but are milder than earlier drugs. They may include weight gain, agitation, sexual dysfunction, mild blood pressure elevation among others.
A 31-year-old member asked:

Any side effects from cymbalta (duloxetine)?

3 doctor answers9 doctors weighed in
Dr. Mark Reynolds
Psychiatry 33 years experience
Duloxetine: The most frequent side effects with Cymbalta (duloxetine) include nausea (so take with food), headache, dry mouth, sleepiness, sweating and initially a decrease in appetite. Some people can have insomnia or vivid dreams. In general side effects are mild and go away within a few days.
A 41-year-old member asked:

What are some of the common side effects of cymbalta (duloxetine)?

1 doctor answer1 doctor weighed in
Dr. Bennett Machanic
Neurology 52 years experience
See below: Most common by far is nausea, as about 40% initially experience it. Vomiting can also be seen. And loss of appetite with weight loss may ensue. Have not seen drowsiness and only very rare dizziness. Said to have some liver issues, but have not seen that.

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Last updated May 18, 2018

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