Cymbalta vs Tylenol PM

Cymbalta
(Rx)
Tylenol PM
(OTC)
Cymbalta is a nervous system medication and an antidepressant medication.
Tylenol PM is a cough & cold medication.
Satisfaction Score
?
3.4
Moderately Satisfied
Satisfaction Score
?
3.7
Moderately Satisfied
Helpfulness
for Headaches
2.0
Concern level
1.8
Helpfulness
for Headaches
3.6
Concern level
1.3
Approval Date
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August 3, 2004
Not Available
Number of discussions around the web Number of discussions + -
193,789 Discussions
52,586 Discussions
Taken For
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Condition
Number of posts
#1 for Depression
#2 for Anxiety
#3 for Fibromyalgia
#4 for Nerve Pain
#5 for Headaches
#7 for Migraines
#8 for Neuropathy
#9 for GAD
#10 for OCD
#12 for Back Pain
Cymbalta is prescribed for Depression, Anxiety and Fibromyalgia and is mostly mentioned together with these indications.
Condition
Number of posts
#1 for Insomnia
#2 for Pain
#3 for Headaches
#4 for Allergy
Tylenol PM is approved for Insomnia and Pain and is mostly mentioned together with these indications.
Side Effects and Concerns
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Cym
Withdrawal Symptoms
10
Weight Gain
7
Nausea
4
Dizziness
3
Head Zaps
2
Sexual Dysfunction
1
Drowsiness
1
Suicidal behavior
1
Seizures
1
Suicidal Thoughts
1
Tyl
Grogginess
3
Drowsiness
2
Withdrawal Symptoms
2
Nightmares
1
Liver Damage
1
Hallucinations
1
Shaking
1
Palpitations
1
Dry Mouth
1
Suicide
1
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Cym
Tylenol PM
Tyl
Withdrawal Symptoms
Cym
Tyl
10
2
Weight Gain
Cym
Tyl
7
0
Nausea
Cym
Tyl
4
0
Dizziness
Cym
Tyl
3
0
Head Zaps
Cym
Tyl
2
0
Sexual Dysfunction
Cym
Tyl
1
0
Drowsiness
Cym
Tyl
1
2
Suicidal behavior
Cym
Tyl
1
0
Seizures
Cym
Tyl
1
0
Suicidal Thoughts
Cym
Tyl
1
0
Grogginess
Tyl
Cym
3
0
Drowsiness
Tyl
Cym
2
1
Withdrawal Symptoms
Tyl
Cym
2
10
Nightmares
Tyl
Cym
1
0
Liver Damage
Tyl
Cym
1
0
Hallucinations
Tyl
Cym
1
0
Shaking
Tyl
Cym
1
0
Palpitations
Tyl
Cym
1
0
Dry Mouth
Tyl
Cym
1
0
Suicide
Tyl
Cym
1
0
Pregnancy Category (FDA) OpenClose all pregnancy categories
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a b c d x n
Category A
Adequate and well-controllted studies have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus in the first trimester of pregnancy (and there is no evidence of risk in later trimesters).
Category B
Animal reproduction studies have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.
Category C
Animal reproduction studies have shown an adverse effect on the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use of the drug in pregnant women despite potential risks.
Category D
There is positive evidence of human fetal risk based on adverse reaction data from investigational or marketing experience or studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use of the drug in pregnant women despite potential risks.
Category X
Studies in animals or humans have demonstrated fetal abnormalities and/or there is positive evidence of human fetal risk based on adverse reaction data from investigational or marketing experience, and the risks involved in use of the drug in pregnant women clearly outweigh potential benefits.
Category N
FDA has not classified the drug.
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C Category C
Before taking Cymbalta during pregnancy, consult your doctor or pharmacists to weigh the risks and benefits.
B Category B
Before taking Tylenol PM during pregnancy, consult your doctor or pharmacists to weigh the risks and benefits.
Alcohol warning
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There may be a negative interaction between Cymbalta and alcohol.
There may be a negative interaction between Tylenol PM and alcohol.
Method of use
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Pill
Pill
Dosages
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Capsule: 20 mg, 30 mg, 60 mg
Solution: 25 mg-500 mg/mL
Tablet: 25-500 mg
Food Instructions
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No Food Instructions
No Food Instructions
Ingredients
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Duloxetine Hcl
Acetaminophen/Diphenhydramine Hcl
Drug Interactions
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Interaction between Cymbalta and Tylenol PM: Moderate Interaction. Always consult your doctor before taking these medications together. Do not stop taking the medications without a physician's advice.
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