Compare Cymbalta vs. Norpramin
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|Improves mood and relieves certain kinds of pain. Cymbalta (Duloxetine) is good for treating depression and anxiety, and may help with chronic pain. More likely than other antidepressants to cause problems if you drink or have high blood pressure.||Coming soon.|
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|How it works|
|Cymbalta (Duloxetine) is a serotonin and norepinephrine reuptake inhibitor (SNRI) antidepressant. It increases serotonin and norepinephrine activity in the brain, which regulates mood.||Coming soon.|
|Type of medication|
› Serotonin-norepinephrine reuptake inhibitor (SNRI)Prescription only
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|How well it works for depression|
The free Iodine Start program helps people track how well they are improving, and find the right antidepressant faster.
After 4 weeks using Start and Cymbalta (Duloxetine), here’s how much better people feel.
|The free Iodine Start program (personal reports and coaching) is currently only for antidepressants. For now, you can read our pharmacist info about this medication.Learn more about Norpramin (Desipramine) ›|
|Risk factors for serious side effects|
CFDA pregnancy category (Weigh risks vs. benefits)
Research studies with animals found harmful effects on unborn babies. It hasn’t been properly studied in humans. The benefits might outweigh the risks even if you’re pregnant. Talk with your doctor.See the FDA package insert
NFDA pregnancy category (Unknown)
The FDA hasn’t classified this medicine’s effects on unborn babies. Talk with your doctor about this medicine if you’re pregnant or planning on it.See the FDA package insert
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