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Cymbalta
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Effexor XR
Other name: Duloxetine Duloxetine
Other name: Effexor Effexor
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3.0
Moderately Satisfied
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2.8
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4.1
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2.5
Concern level
3.4
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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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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 ...
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was having problems with Cymbalta, mostly that zombie fe...
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" ...should be okay. I was having problems with Cymbalta, mostly that zombie feeling and went to my psychiatrist and asked him about it. He said that not every type of drug is for everyone so finding... "

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effexor xr and it kept giving me suicide thoughts,,,but...
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" i took effexor xr and it kept giving me suicide thoughts,,,but I am on cymbalta, and it's... "

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r me. Cymbalta did absolutely nothing. Effexor XR he...
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" div itemprop=\"commentText\" class='post entry-content Effexor XR and Cymbalta acted very differently for me. Cymbalta did absolutely nothing.... "

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to cymbalta after being on effexor xr 75 x 3/day. It was...
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" ...off effexor cold turkey.  I switched to cymbalta after being on effexor xr 75 x 3/day.  It was pretty easy.  The cymbalta didn't seem to do anything for me so I tapered off of it.  Now... "

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any problems that I could tell. Switched from Effexor XR...
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" Didn't have any problems that I could tell. Switched from Effexor XR to Cymbalta because of side effects from ...Effexor. Still waiting for the Cymbalta to get into my system ...doctor to reduce my dosage... "

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avoided. When I switched from Effexor XR to Serzone, it was...
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" ...completely avoided. When I switched from Effexor XR to Serzone, it was tough. Some years later, I switched from Effexor XR to Cymbalta without any negative effects. It's possible that you'll... "

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Cymbalta with no noticeable side effects. Now of course, I'm...
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" ...George, I switched directly from Effexor XR to Cymbalta with no noticeable side effects. Now of course, I'm stuck on Cymbalta, but the Effexor XR had started causing my blood pressure to be very... "

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fexor XR specifically. It was very effective in combating my...
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" ...SNRI such as Effexor or Cymbalta was effective for me. I took Effexor XR specifically. It was very effective in combating my depression, ...adjust to my surroundings better. Effexor XR was a... "

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fexor XR specifically. It was very effective in combating my...
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