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My doctor prescribed cymbalta (duloxetine). Does that add pounds?

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Dr. Brad Bobrin
Psychiatry
7 doctors agree

In brief: It could

Antidepressants can have varying effects on weight.
That being said, Cymbalta (duloxetine) is not one of the "weight gainers" where the probability is that the person is going to gain weight. All in all Cymbalta (duloxetine) should be weight neutral or not cause a change in weight or at most vary by +- 5-10 pounds.

In brief: It could

Antidepressants can have varying effects on weight.
That being said, Cymbalta (duloxetine) is not one of the "weight gainers" where the probability is that the person is going to gain weight. All in all Cymbalta (duloxetine) should be weight neutral or not cause a change in weight or at most vary by +- 5-10 pounds.
Dr. Brad Bobrin
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Dr. Douglas Bey
Psychiatry
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Possible

Weight gain can occur in my experience this is an infrequent complaint by pts taking cymbalta (duloxetine).

In brief: Possible

Weight gain can occur in my experience this is an infrequent complaint by pts taking cymbalta (duloxetine).
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