Cymbalta vs Viibryd

Cymbalta
(Rx)
Viibryd
(Rx)
Cymbalta is a nervous system medication and an antidepressant medication.
Viibryd is an antidepressant medication.
Satisfaction Score
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3.4
Moderately Satisfied
Satisfaction Score
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2.8
Moderately Satisfied
Helpfulness
for Depression
3.1
Concern level
1.8
Helpfulness
for Depression
2.8
Concern level
3.0
Approval Date
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August 3, 2004
January 21, 2011
Number of discussions around the web Number of discussions + -
193,728 Discussions
12,580 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
Viibryd is prescribed for Depression and is mostly mentioned together with this indication.
Side Effects and Concerns
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Cym
Withdrawal Symptoms
10
Weight Gain
6
Nausea
4
Dizziness
3
Head Zaps
2
Sexual Dysfunction
1
Drowsiness
1
Suicidal behavior
1
Seizures
1
Suicidal Thoughts
1
Vii
Weight Gain
10
Insomnia
7
Withdrawal Symptoms
7
Nausea
7
Sexual Dysfunction
6
Diarrhea
6
Tiredness
6
Headaches
4
Dizziness
4
Nightmares
4
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Cymbalta
Cym
Viibryd
Vii
Withdrawal Symptoms
Cym
Vii
10
7
Weight Gain
Cym
Vii
6
10
Nausea
Cym
Vii
4
7
Dizziness
Cym
Vii
3
4
Head Zaps
Cym
Vii
2
0
Sexual Dysfunction
Cym
Vii
1
6
Drowsiness
Cym
Vii
1
0
Suicidal behavior
Cym
Vii
1
0
Seizures
Cym
Vii
1
0
Suicidal Thoughts
Cym
Vii
1
0
Weight Gain
Vii
Cym
10
6
Insomnia
Vii
Cym
7
0
Withdrawal Symptoms
Vii
Cym
7
10
Nausea
Vii
Cym
7
4
Sexual Dysfunction
Vii
Cym
6
1
Diarrhea
Vii
Cym
6
0
Tiredness
Vii
Cym
6
0
Headaches
Vii
Cym
4
0
Dizziness
Vii
Cym
4
3
Nightmares
Vii
Cym
4
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.
C Category C
Before taking Viibryd 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 Viibryd and alcohol.
Method of use
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Pill
Pill
Dosages
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Capsule: 20 mg, 30 mg, 60 mg
Tablet: 10 mg (7)-20 mg (7)-40 mg (16), 10 mg (7)- 20 mg (23), 10 mg, 20 mg, 40 mg
Food Instructions
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No Food Instructions
No Food Instructions
Ingredients
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Duloxetine Hcl
Vilazodone hydrochloride
Drug Interactions
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Interaction between Cymbalta and Viibryd: Interaction not known, but may still exist. Always consult your doctor before taking these medications together. Do not stop taking the medications without a physician's advice.
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