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Cymbalta

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Other Names: Duloxetine

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Other Names: Effexor   Effexor XR
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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... Read more on Wikipedia
Venlafaxine (brand name: Effexor or Efexor) is an antidepressant of the serotonin-norepinephrine reuptake inhibitor (SNRI) class. First introduced by Wyeth in 1993, now marketed by Pfizer, it is licensed for the treatment of major depressive ... Read more on Wikipedia
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By Jackie
June 28, 2014
Jackie wrote
Cymbalta - Treatment for Crohn's Disease
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By softail
June 19, 2014
softail wrote
just learning up on some info.for my best friend thanks for being there ; )
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By jenny
June 9, 2014
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dont miss any days taking this tablet!!!! I ran out it was horrendous :(
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March 27, 2014
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March 21, 2014
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well I am a lady and i find it hard, now to reach orgasm... its is frustrating and a lengthy process. I am on Lyrica 300 per day!
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March 18, 2014
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February 19, 2014
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February 14, 2014
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January 31, 2014
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September 11, 2013
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for us. I switched from venlafaxine to cymbalta directly...
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... 12 yrs & Ins. Co. wants me to change to venlafaxine...
...pain like Cymbalta does? I have been taking Cymbalta about? ... 12 yrs & Ins. Co. wants me to change to venlafaxine because it is less ...beginning I have never had a problem with Cymbalta. I tr...
Now I take venlafaxine which works also and isn't...
...but when I was on Cymbalta, it helped me I immensely. I had to stop it bc of insurance. Now I take venlafaxine which works also and isn't as expensive. I ta...
me Cymbalta was effective as am anti-depressant but after...
...me Cymbalta was effective as am anti-depressant ...up' so I was switched to venlafaxine xl which was also effective but without the sedation. In my experience cymbalta also gave ungodly constipa...
didnt work for me, infact it was a nightmare but...
...to come of cymbalta,it is an easy drug to take not many side effects, but didnt work ...cymbalta has less side effects.venlafaxine didnt work for me, infact it was a nightmare but if it worked...
Cymbalta worked as a magnificent AD for me (with...
...higher risk for Bipolar patients. Cymbalta worked as a magnificent AD for me (with risperidone), but it ...the wall. Amitriptyline and venlafaxine however did nothing for me. Still, I w...
diagnosed you with? http://www.drugs.com/cons/venlafaxine...
...diagnosed you with? http://www.drugs.com/cons/venlafaxine.html Also, I have been on Cymbalta for several years. I take one every evening for neuropathic pain and it treats my depression...
TO VENLAFAXINE??      ...
...CYMBALTA TO VENLAFAXINE??       I'm due to swith from cymalta to venlafaxine. Has anyone...
sleep on Cymbalta and they made me feel drugged....
Hi, I switched from cymbalta to Venlafaxine. I couldn't sleep on Cymbalta and they made me feel drugged. By far the best med I have taken. I live in the UK and our taxes...
worse than before I went onto Cymbalta( I had to come off...
...else experienced increasing anxiety 2-3 weeks after increasing their dosage of Cymbalta. I was on ...before I went onto Cymbalta( I had to come off venlafaxine due to high blood pressure} and I...
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