Cymbalta vs Lamictal for Bipolar Disorder

Cymbalta
Lamictal
Other name: Duloxetine Duloxetine
Other name: Lamotrigine Lamotrigine
Satisfaction Score
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3.0
Moderately Satisfied
Satisfaction Score
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2.9
Moderately Satisfied
Helpfulness
for Bipolar Disorder
3.1
Concern level
3.0
Helpfulness
for Bipolar Disorder
4.2
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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Lamotrigine, marketed in the US as Lamictal by GlaxoSmithKline, is an anticonvulsant drug used in the treatment of epilepsy and bipolar disorder. It is also used as an adjunct in treating depression, though this is considered off-label usage. Fo...
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Cym
Withdrawal Symptoms
10
Weight Gain
7
Nausea
5
Dizziness
3
Head Zaps
2
Addiction
2
Sexual Dysfunction
1
Drowsiness
1
Burning
1
Suicidal behavior
1
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Rash
7
Weight Gain
7
Insomnia
4
Withdrawal Symptoms
3
Irritability
3
Psychosis
3
Weight Loss
2
Dizziness
2
Nausea
2
Allergy
2
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1
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7
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Lam
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7
7
Insomnia
Lam
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4
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10
Irritability
Lam
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3
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Psychosis
Lam
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Weight Loss
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0
Dizziness
Lam
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2
3
Nausea
Lam
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2
5
Allergy
Lam
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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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About Lamictal
Lamotrigine, marketed in the US as Lamictal by GlaxoSmithKline, is an anticonvulsant drug used in the treatment of epilepsy and bipolar disorder. It is also used as an adjunct in treating depression, though this is considered off-label usage. Fo...
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