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A 20-year-old male asked:

I will be seeing a psychiatrist shortly. was just wondering how long until cymbalta (duloxetine) leaves my body? thanks.

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Dr. Lynne Weixel
Clinical Psychology 36 years experience
Half-life ~12 hrs: It should be out of your system by three days. Discuss this w/ the psychiatrist when you talk. Also, work together on any other Rx's you might start ahead of starting it to decide how you'll deal w/ the end-game. You are wise to consider this sort of thing Best!

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Last updated May 29, 2016

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