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Are generic versions of duloxetine as safe as the brand name drug?

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Dr. Alan Ali
Psychiatry

In brief: Cymbalta (duloxetine)

Yes.

In brief: Cymbalta (duloxetine)

Yes.
Dr. Alan Ali
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Dr. Donald Hazlett
Psychiatry

In brief: Yes

Generic medications have to be approved by the fda and are essentially the same as branded medication.
Some differences in the coloring, medication carriers and how actual meds are presented may cause side effects including allergic reactions or alter clinical responses to some degree. The active ingrediant may vary by as much as 10% above or below branded ingrediant, effective, different but safe.

In brief: Yes

Generic medications have to be approved by the fda and are essentially the same as branded medication.
Some differences in the coloring, medication carriers and how actual meds are presented may cause side effects including allergic reactions or alter clinical responses to some degree. The active ingrediant may vary by as much as 10% above or below branded ingrediant, effective, different but safe.
Dr. Donald Hazlett
Dr. Donald Hazlett
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Dr. Kevin Considine
Family Medicine

In brief: Yes

Yes generic versions of duloxetine should be safe along with any other generics although i'm not sure that a generic of duloxetine is available yet?

In brief: Yes

Yes generic versions of duloxetine should be safe along with any other generics although i'm not sure that a generic of duloxetine is available yet?
Dr. Kevin Considine
Dr. Kevin Considine
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