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Depression is a state of low mood and aversion to activity that can affect a person's thoughts, behavior, feelings and physical well-b...
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Prozac 73,333 Zoloft 73,010 Wellbutrin 63,171
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Cymbalta
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Paxil
Other name: Duloxetine (Duloxetine)
Other name: Paroxetine (Paroxetine)
8 / 10
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7 / 10
Satisfaction
155,613
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Depression
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Pain
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Bipolar Disorder*
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Duloxetine (sold under the brand names Cymbalta, Ariclaim, Xeristar, Yentreve, Duzela) is a serotonin-norepinephrine reuptake inhibitor manufactured and marketed by Eli Lilly and Company. It is effective for major depressive...
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Paroxetine (also known by the trade names Aropax, Paxil, Seroxat, Sereupin) is an selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor antidepressant. Marketing of the drug began in 1992 by the pharmaceutical company SmithKline Beecham (pharmac...
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Top Concerns
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Addiction
1
Sexual Dysfunction
1
Diabetes
1
Suicidal
1
Arthritis
1
Suicidal Thoughts
1
Suicide
1
Dry Mouth
1
Nightmares
1
Serotonin Syndrome
1
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Withdrawal
10
Dizzy
2
Addiction
1
Nausea
1
Sexual Dysfunction
1
Numbness
1
Suicidal
1
Suicide
1
Sleepy
1
Loss Of Libido
1
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Withdrawal
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10
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Dizzy
Pax
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2
0
Addiction
Pax
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1
1
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Pax
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Pax
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1
1
Numbness
Pax
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1
0
Suicidal
Pax
Cym
1
1
Suicide
Pax
Cym
1
1
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Pax
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1
0
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About Cymbalta
Duloxetine (sold under the brand names Cymbalta, Ariclaim, Xeristar, Yentreve, Duzela) is a serotonin-norepinephrine reuptake inhibitor manufactured and marketed by Eli Lilly and Company. It is effective for major depressive...
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Paroxetine (also known by the trade names Aropax, Paxil, Seroxat, Sereupin) is an selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor antidepressant. Marketing of the drug began in 1992 by the pharmaceutical company SmithKline Beecham (pharmac...
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" ...switched from Paxil to Cymbalta. Cymbalta is very helpful in managing pain and nerve issues. It has also helped with depression. However, it doesn't help with anxiety like Paxil did. It took a... "

" I started paxil and gained 21lbs. The dr. switched me to Cymbalta and I am doing very well and have had no side effect. Its been about 7 weeks now that I have been on it. I figure until the... "

" ...bad reaction to Paxil, my ...on Cymbalta because the numbness in my legs became worse. My ...depressant trials. We thought it was post-partem. I am thankful for the Cymbalta as it helps wi... "

" ...have taken Paxil for at least 5 years. It is the best AD for ...It has taken care of my anxiety and depression. Recently I switched to Cymbalta and found it was not as effective for me. I don't... "

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" ...Paxil. It helped to control my anxiety attacks and the underlying depression symptoms. The problem though is getting off this stuff. The withdrawals are terrible. Brain zaps, foggy brain, loss ... "

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" ...moved from paxil to cymbalta. For awhile ...the dose of Paxil. This worked fine for me. Cymbalta has h... "

" ...i haven't had any problems, i went right from paxil to cymbalta without missing ...thats why switching to cymbalta... "

" ...RA and having lots of pain issues, my doctor switched my Paxil to Cymbalta. That has been about a year ago and I think it... "

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" ...great for me as well. Sweating started long before taking cymbalta was switched from paxil to cymbalta as paxil is a known ...as off paxil YEAH!!!! defin... "

" ...no luck with it. Paxil's the only thing that's worked for me, despite the \"brain fog.\" I just live with it, now... "

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