Cymbalta, the brandname form of duloxetine, is a prescription medicine used to treat depression, generalized anxiety disorder, diabetic peripheral neuropathic pain, fibromyalgia, and chronic musculoskeletal pain. Cymbalta is in a group of medications called serotonin norepinephrine reuptake inhibitors. These work by increasing the amount of serotonin and norepinephrine in the brain to promote mental balance and by stopping the movement of pain signals to the brain. This medication comes in capsule form and is taken once or twice daily, with or without food. Common side effects include nausea, dry mouth, and sleepiness. Do not.
AntiDepressant May Ease Cancer Pain
Cymbalta reduced chemotherapyinduced painful neuropathy. I’m Erin White and this is a dailyRx Minute. While chemotherapy can save lives, it can also have side effects that can last years. An existing medication may come to the rescue. A new study has shown that the antidepressant Cymbalta can help ease the pain of nerve damage caused by chemotherapy. About 1 in 3 people undergoing chemotherapy develop a nerve condition called neuropathy that can cause pain, numbness, tingling, swelling or muscle weakness. Ask your doctor about medication to reduce pain. For dailyRx TV, I’m Erin White.
Burning Numb Feet Relieved Effective Neuropathy Treatment TheVillagesNeuropathy
When you initially presented to the office, you presented with chronic neuropathy symptoms in the feet, lower extremities, numbness, tingling, and burning. We’ve been managing you here with the Davis neuropathy program. What’s been your experience here in the office, and how are you feeling today with the neuropathy Well it’s been a very good experience. I can sleep through the night, I don’t have any pain in my legs, I don’t wake up with cramps, and when I walk in the daytime I don’t feel like I’m walking on glass. The pain has just.