What is an alternative to cymbalta?

Answer Cymbalta (duloxetine) is used as an antidepressant. It is also used to treat the symptoms of the chronic pain syndrome fibromyalgia, as well as the nerve damage related to diabetes. There are a num... Read More »

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I have Fibromyalgia & my DR put me on Cymbalta for the pain . Anyone else have appetite loss with cymbalta?

I also have Fibromyalgia and am Cymbalta. And yes I did have appetite loss, which I didn't consider a bad thing.While the Cymbalta does help some for the pain, Lyrica has helped 100 times more for... Read More »

Is Lexapro or Cymbalta better?

On One Hand: Lexapro BasicsLexapro is a very effective antidepressant and is classified as a selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor, or SSRI. Lexapro is superior to Cymbalta when it comes to reliev... Read More »

Cymbalta Substitutes?

Cymbalta is used to treat depression, anxiety disorders, fibromyalgia (widespread muscle pain) and diabetic neuropathy (nerve problems). However, some people incur side effects and must find a sub... Read More »

Is Cymbalta generic?

Cymbalta is the trade, or brand, name of the drug duloxetine. As of June 2010, there is no generic equivalent available due to patent rights held by Eli Lilly, the drug's manufacturer. Cymbalta is ... Read More »