Cymbalta Side Effects

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  1. link Teal
    Cymbalta brain shivers, ringing in your ears, ringing in the ears, molars, neurologist
    I am a 49 year old female I took Cymbalta for 3 days and on the 4th morning I woke up with severe blurred vision and roaring in my ears that was April 26,2008. My ears are still ringing. I clenched my teeth so hard in my sleep I traumatized one of my - 67% more...
    Teal- over a year ago - 15 Replies - in Cymbalta
  2. link Pattiechurch
    Has anyone heard anymore info on this awful ringing in the ears from the Cymbalta ever going away? It has been almost 3 years now and it has NOT gotten better and doctors are like--nothing we can do-just have to learn to ignor it.
    Pattiechurch- over a year ago
  3. link Pattiechurch
    I have the same noise in my ears-left one is the worst! I know it's the Cymbalta but how can I prove it? Pattie Church
    Pattiechurch- over a year ago
  4. link Susanlynn
    I have the tss, tss in my left ear all the time now. I've been taking Cymbalta for a little over 2 years. About 3 months ago I went totally deaf in my left ear (sudden hearing loss). I've had an MRI, MRA, blood tests for lyme disease, and the ENT can - 66% more...
    Susanlynn- over a year ago
  5. link Steve757
    I had a very scary response to my trial run of Cymabalta (the way they market it, it's gods gift to earth). I had the sound in my ears. It wasn't ringing. It was a "tss, tss..) type of sound. Now getting off my Lexapro could have caused those we - 39% more...
    Steve757- over a year ago
  6. link Geenza
    I'm switching from Cymbalta to Welbutrin and the shift has bn extremely difficult. The 'brain zaps' I would encounter if I missed a day when taking the pill are a constant as I enter into my 2nd week of being off Cymbalta (I went off gradually...ever - 59% more...
    Geenza- over a year ago
  7. link Paully99
    My ears too are ringing after taking Cymbalta for 14 days and then stopping the pills 30 days ago...its not right that you take a medication to get better from a problem only to get another permanent problem as well as still having the original probl - 48% more...
    Paully99- over a year ago
  8. link Djbishop
    Oh my goodness. I find it really hard to believe that the sever ringing and the hearing loss in my ears is not a side effect from taking Cymbalta..... There are so many people complaining of the same symptoms.... It has become a serious issue for me - 48% more...
    Djbishop- over a year ago
  9. link Akoski
    Interesting..,I'm realizing now my ear problems started not long after starting Cymbalta 1-1/2 years ago. I am a 28 y/o female and I've had problems with hearing loss so in loud public places I have a terrible time hearing the person right next to me - 72% more...
    Akoski- over a year ago
  10. link Cgrace
    Cymbalta brain zaps, piles of money, eli lily, irritability, depression
    While on Cymbalta I've had brain zaps the week before menstruation. They become more intense and more frequent as I get closer to the first day of menstruation. I've also had brain zaps when my dose of Cymbalta in increased. Also after a dose increas - 76% more...
    Cgrace- over a year ago - 2 Replies - in Cymbalta
  11. link Kdcollin
    Same brain shock symptoms the week before my period. Just added 100mg of Wellbutrin to the mix for my non-existant sex drive and now I'm getting brain shocks everyday. Started taking fish oil, not sure if it helps. Was also prescribed neurontin/gabap - 50% more...
    Kdcollin- over a year ago
  12. link Djbishop
    Cynbalta and side effects....
    I am 50 y/o female , suffering from Neuropathy. Now that Im taking Cymbalta, I suffer from severe ringing in the ears, hearing loss, and forgetfulness. I also grit my teeth severely and I am loosing my hair.... I have read so many post of other peopl - 49% more...
    Djbishop- over a year ago - in Cymbalta
  13. link Wizard46
    Cymbalta gold bond, back of my neck
    I have been taking cymbalta for 2 years now and approximately a year ago started experiencing extreme itching on my arms and occasionally other areas of my body. I have scratched half the skin off my arms and the back of my neck. Gold bond creme seem - 30% more...
    Wizard46- over a year ago - in Cymbalta
  14. link Reneebeached
    is cymbalta really
    an over the counter med it says it is on this website
    Reneebeached- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Cymbalta
  15. link Sande
    good stuff
    Sande- over a year ago
  16. link Fkaiser
    Cymbalta diarhhea, neurologist, colon, depression, journey
    I have been on Cymbalta, successfully, for at least 5 years. Dosages have been increased and/or decreased as necessary. A year and half ago, I was diagnosed with MS, which needless to say, comes with its own trunk full of meds. My neurologist doubled - 65% more...
    Fkaiser- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Cymbalta
  17. link Fancinanni
    Interaction with Methadone
    Is there any type of side effects when taking cymbalta with methadone
    Fancinanni- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Cymbalta
  18. link Disablednurse
    There are many possible side effects for each. Are you taking both or just thinking about it? Research them both before taking!! Website i use is www.fda/medwatch.gov. Good luck and feel better soon. Hang in there.
    Disablednurse- over a year ago
  19. link Sassy6
    Cymbalta lack of appetite, nerve pain, bad vision, blurriness, slight improvement
    i started taking cymbalta 4 weeks ago....30mg to start then up to 60mg the second week on... i have noticed lack of appetite, bowel changes of both constipation then next diarrhea then back to constipation, nausea but the most bothersome and scary is - 66% more...
    Sassy6- over a year ago - in Cymbalta
  20. link Stumpy
    Cymbalta intense anxiety, chills, neurontin, teeth, neuropathic pain
    I got it for neuropathic pain due to CIDP. Was on it for 8 days while also taking Neurontin (1800 mg/day). Side effects started on 3rd day: couldn't stop yawning; 4th: yawning and teeth chattering; 5th, yawning, teeth chattering, nose running uncontr - 68% more...
    Stumpy- over a year ago - in Cymbalta
  21. link Beachgirlljp
    Cymbalta outpatient treatment program, anxiety attack, memory problems, hospital doctor, clinical depression
    I have been on Cymbalta for close to 2 years for the last several months I have been forgetting more and more.. more frequently! My doctor increased my dosage from 90mg to 120mg. Now, I have had a nervous breakdown/anxiety attack was admitted to the - 62% more...
    Beachgirlljp- over a year ago - 4 Replies - in Cymbalta
  22. link Imfordogs
    I have been on Cymbalta for about a year and a half for Fibromyalgia and have not had any problems that I know of. Not sure how much pain it is helping as I still have alot but my mood is much better. I don't get nervous or anxious and upset as I did - 48% more...
    Imfordogs- over a year ago
  23. link Luke1962
    Cymbalta constant diarrhea, grinding my teeth, laugh cry, high blood pressure, cold turkey
    Hi all, I am a 47 male and was prescribed this drug for depression at 60 mg per day, and here goes: Couldn't laugh, cry, no emotion at all Numbness in my fingers, and was getting worse No sexual desire, if I could get it up, nothing would come out Pr - 79% more...
    Luke1962- over a year ago - in Cymbalta
  24. link Bethricas
    Cymbalta effecting your menstrual cycle
    I am on the birth control pill and take it religiously everyday, but just started taking cymbalta and am 1 day late. and my period has always come on Tuesdays or Wednesday mornings at the latest for the 10 years i have been on the pill. could cymbalt - 7% more...
    Bethricas- over a year ago - in Cymbalta
  25. link Elsan
    Cymbalta callouses, psoriasis, nails, elbows, dry spots
    No question, Cymbalta caused me to have psoriasis of my nails and on my feet. My nails started looking funny and ridged a few weeks after taking the Cymbalta, and I could not get the callouses off my feet to save my life, and they were so itchy and f - 54% more...
    Elsan- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Cymbalta
  26. link Schelle39
    Did you not have bad withdrawal from stopping? I can't seem to get off because of the nasty side effects. Michelle
    Schelle39- over a year ago
  27. link Bonnilu
    Cymbalta left ear, chronic pain, nails
    I was given Cymbalta to help me deal with chronic pain. For the last 7 years I have tried one thing then another.....this was a drug I actually asked for...I thought I knew the side effects. Well my nails look like I filed groves into them after 2 we - 63% more...
    Bonnilu- over a year ago - in Cymbalta