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Multivitamin (Definition)

Multivitamin is a vitamin which is a kind of nutritional agent ...Read more


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What might be wrong if my pee, poop and feet all smell sour? I take a daily B12 vitamin and multivitamin plus lamicatal and cymbalta (duloxetine)

What might be wrong if my pee, poop and feet all smell sour? I take a daily B12 vitamin and multivitamin plus lamicatal and cymbalta (duloxetine)

B vitamins stink!: B bitamins in particular, will make your urine smell. If you are taking both B12 and a multiple vitamin you are probably getting a pretty good dose and therefore are exuding the excess from your system. The bugs will stay away from you, but other than that, probably not of significant concern. ...Read more

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Can I take Cymbalta (duloxetine) with gabapentin?

Can I take Cymbalta (duloxetine) with gabapentin?

Interaction checker: "Using gabapentin together with DULoxetine may increase side effects such as dizziness, drowsiness, and difficulty concentrating. Some people may also experience some impairment in thinking and judgment." See: http://www. Drugs. Com/interactions-check. Php? Drug_list=1147-0, 949-2273 ...Read more

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Can you take cymbalta (duloxetine) on the hCG diet?

Can you take cymbalta (duloxetine) on the hCG diet?

Yes, but: The diet has been tested and even dr. Oz withdrew his support for it. The diet is extreme and unhealthy and may cause nutritional deficiencies that can even cause depression. I do not endorse this diet and the fda, webmd, and the british medical system do not support it either. ...Read more

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Is it safe to take Cymbalta (duloxetine) while pregnant?

Is it safe to take Cymbalta (duloxetine) while pregnant?

Cymbalta (duloxetine) and preg: You should always consult with your obstetrician about the safety of any medications to be taken during pregnancy. ...Read more

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Can I take cymbalta (duloxetine) and gabapentin together?

Cymbalta/gabapentin: I think both could be taken together-both are indicated for neuropathic pain and both are not habit forming. ...Read more

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Is it safe to take 5mg of flexeril with 30mg of cymbalta (duloxetine)?

Is it safe to take 5mg of flexeril with 30mg of cymbalta (duloxetine)?

You can do it!: They are safe used together. Would not take both at the same time, though! ...Read more

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Took Nucynta (tapentadol) ER yesterday at 4, can I take cymbalta today?

Took Nucynta (tapentadol) ER yesterday at 4, can I take cymbalta today?

No interaction: There no interaction between Nucynta (tapentadol) ER and Cymbalta sometime for chronic pain conditions they are prescribed together. ...Read more

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How long does it usually take for Duloxetine (Cymbalta) 60mg to leave the brain?

How long does it usually take for Duloxetine (Cymbalta) 60mg to leave the brain?

75 hours roughly: Half life of drug is about 15 hours. Need 5 half lives to clear 95% from your system. HOWEVER, this is NOT a medicine you should just stop. It MUST be weaned SLOWLY. If thinking of stopping, please discuss with your doctor. Dr. R ...Read more

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I take cymbalta (duloxetine) for depression at nite what can I take in the day time?

I take cymbalta (duloxetine) for depression at nite what can I take in the day time?

The same: Cymbalta (duloxetine) can work for depression day or night. It affects people differently, though. It can make some people drowsy, and others, it can make them more stimulated. I assume you are taking it at night so it can help you sleep. Be assured that it is also working during the day for your depression. If you are having trouble feeling sad during the day, make sure to see your doctor again. ...Read more

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I took flexeril earlier this evening. Is it safe for me to take cymbalta (duloxetine) now?

I took flexeril earlier this evening. Is it safe for me to take cymbalta (duloxetine) now?

Yes: There are no reported drug interactions between these medications. The Flexeril could make you drowsy and sometime the Cymbalta (duloxetine) makes people drowsy. I would avoid driving or operating machinery in case you are one of those people that it makes drowsy. ...Read more

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Is 300mg of wellbutrin XL daily and 40 mg of cymbalta (duloxetine) daily safe to take together?

Is 300mg of wellbutrin XL daily and 40 mg of cymbalta (duloxetine) daily safe to take together?

Interaction: Although these 2 can be used together safely, caution is needed with the doses. Wellbutrin can inhibit the metabolism of cymbalta, (duloxetine) causing its level to rise in your system. Seizures are possible if doses are too high also. Please discuss your concerns with your prescribing psychiatrist. ...Read more

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Is it safe to take plavix and cymbalta (duloxetine)? I heard that is not a good drug combination

Is it safe to take plavix and cymbalta (duloxetine)? I heard that is not a good drug combination

With caution: There is a caution about combining the two agents as both can increase the risk of bleeding, by different mechanisms. This however would be true of any serotonergic antidepressant. You should discuss any concerns you have the prescribing physicians. ...Read more

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I have fibro & take cymbalta (duloxetine) but have come down with resp. Infec and sinuses...pls help?

I have fibro & take cymbalta (duloxetine) but have come down with resp. Infec and sinuses...pls help?

Cymbalta (duloxetine) effects: Side effects of Cymbalta (duloxetine) can be- nasopharyngitis and upper respiratory tract infection.
Please see Physician for Diagnosis and Treatment of sinus and respiratory tract infection.
Follow with Psychiatrist for:
• Diagnosis of Anxiety, Depression or Fibromyalgia;
• Severity of symptoms
• Medications, their benefits, side effects, dose
• Decreasing Cymbalta (duloxetine) dose
• Therapy for stresses in life ...Read more

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My son 18 years old his in Effexor (venlafaxine) XL not doing well can he take Cymbalta its ok for his age?

My son 18 years old his in Effexor (venlafaxine) XL not doing well can he take Cymbalta its ok for his age?

Depression/anxiety: Yes that's fine for his age, let his doctor tell you how to start it and get off the effexor (venlafaxine). ...Read more

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Is it safe for a type 2 diabrtic that takes metformin 500mg, lisprinol10 mg, 60 mg of cymbalta (duloxetine) to take dexstrim max?

Is it safe for a type 2 diabrtic that takes metformin 500mg, lisprinol10 mg, 60 mg of cymbalta (duloxetine) to take dexstrim max?

Probably ok: Current formulation of Dexatrim max contains caffeine, cocoa, green tea, plus several minerals/vitamins. It's probably ok, but may raise BP in people who are sensitive to caffeine. You should definitely show it to your doc before you try it, and if you try it, monitor BP.
Weight control is so important for diabetics, and SO hard! Don't give up, and do whatever exercise you can. ...Read more

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Recently diagnosed with fibro, specialist wants me to take cymbalta, (duloxetine) is this safe for fibro? Any alternatives, I hate meds.

Recently diagnosed with fibro, specialist wants me to take cymbalta, (duloxetine) is this safe for fibro? Any alternatives, I hate meds.

Yes: Cymbalta (duloxetine) is one of 3 medications fda approved for the treatment of fibromyalgua. It is most effective in controlling the pain symptoms. Treatment also requires good sleep habits aerobic exercise and usually medication at bedtime (elavil, flexoril) to help sleep. ...Read more

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Does cymbalta really increase methadone, and Abilify (aripiprazole) increases the cymbalta? If so, is it wise to take these meds together?

Does cymbalta really increase methadone, and Abilify (aripiprazole) increases the cymbalta? If so, is it wise to take these meds together?

Wow! Discuss w/ Dr!: That's a lot of medications and each one brings increased effects of the others with a particular concern in the combo of Cymbalta (duloxetine) and buspirone for serotonin syndrome. Definitely discuss the wisdom w/ your provider but DO NOT stop any of these on your own. Do it under monitoring and consider adding a non-pharma psychotherapy strategy that might help you too. Best ...Read more

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Weaning Cymbalta (duloxetine) after 13yrs, take for 2 wks then stop while added Lexapro, Been 5 days & I feel "off" hard 2 describe, how long b4 feel good?

Weaning Cymbalta (duloxetine) after 13yrs, take for 2 wks then stop while added Lexapro, Been 5 days & I feel "off" hard 2 describe, how long b4 feel good?

Taper: Longer taper, under quide of Psychiatrist. Some changes in how you feel are normal in that situation however. Some antidepressants have a withdrawal effect similar to that of addictive drugs in my opinion. ...Read more

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If you titrated to a higher dose of Cymbalta, (duloxetine) but forgot to take it one time (a one-time 24hr gap), will the evaluation period of 6-8 wks be impacted?

If you titrated to a higher dose of Cymbalta, (duloxetine) but forgot to take it one time (a one-time 24hr gap), will the evaluation period of 6-8 wks be impacted?

Not likely, but you: Are lucky that you didn't start going through withdrawal symptoms, which usually start just before the 24 hour mark after missing your regular dose. ...Read more

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I'm switching from cymbalta (duloxetine) to Prozac so I can get off do I really have to take Prozac before I can go off it as we'll. Just using Prozac as a halfway?

I'm switching from cymbalta (duloxetine) to Prozac so I can get off do I really have to take Prozac before I can go off it as we'll. Just using Prozac as a halfway?

Check game plan.: Everyone who is being tapered from Cymbalta (duloxetine) does not have to hake prozac. However, there may be good reasons why your doctor wants to switch you to this medication. It is possible that this medications will work better for you. It is always best to talk it over with the prescribing doctor so you understand the game plan. ...Read more

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If sombody take Zoloft 50mg want switch to Cymbalta (duloxetine) can start Cymbalta (duloxetine) 30mg together for one week then well reduce 25mg Zoloft tell his off zoloft?

If sombody take Zoloft 50mg want switch to Cymbalta (duloxetine) can start Cymbalta (duloxetine) 30mg together for one week then well reduce 25mg Zoloft tell his off zoloft?

Do this under: Medical supervision. You are tapered off the zoloft and simultaneously started on low dose cymbalta (duloxetine). As the zoloft is lowered, the cymbalta (duloxetine) is increased. ...Read more

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Can pregnant women take Cymbalta (duloxetine)?

Can pregnant women take Cymbalta (duloxetine)?

It Depends: This is something you will want to discuss with your doctor. Any medication exposure during pregnancy can increase the risk of adverse events. However depression itself in a mother can create risks for an unborn child. You will need to consider the risk of taking medication vs the risk of having untreated depression to decide what to do. ...Read more

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Is it okay to take cymbalta (duloxetine) and voltaren?

Is it okay to take cymbalta (duloxetine) and voltaren?

Cymbalta (duloxetine): Risk of GI bleeding is dose-dependent & may occur if you have disease of the GI tract to begin with. Combination is safe as long as Cymbalta (duloxetine) dose is tolerated & voltaren is taken prn (as needed). ...Read more

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Is it safe 2 take cymbalta (duloxetine) & serc together?

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Is it safe 2 take cymbalta (duloxetine) & serc together?

Serc: As prescribed for treatment of vertigo, it should be safe. ...Read more

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How safe is it to take cymbalta or abilify (aripiprazole)?

How safe is it to take cymbalta or abilify (aripiprazole)?

Safe with monitoring: Both medications are very safe if prescribed by doctors familiar with their use and with appropriate monitoring. The main serious adverse effects have to do with either the fact that the medicines may take a while to have beneficial effects (and during that early period when they have not helped, they can actually make things briefly worse) and preventable long term effects that require monitoring. ...Read more

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Mvi (Definition)

MVI is a vitamin which is a kind of nutritional agent ...Read more