304 patient evaluations for Duloxetine

Aztek350
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Aztek350
Sex: F
Data Quality: 2 stars
Depression: 2
Mania: 0
Emotional: 1
Anxiety: 0
Compulsion: 1
External Stress: Low
59 F
Function: High
Distress: Low
I am: g
I have:
Dysthymia

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Jan 22, 2012 (Started Jul 01, 2010)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Dysthymia (Chronic depressed mood): Moderate
  • Side Effects: Mild
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 30 mg Daily
Cost: $25-49 monthly

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Ladywolf319
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Ladywolf319
Data Quality: 1 star
  • Sex: F
  • Age: 31
Condition: CRPS II 29 additional condition(s)
Quality of Life:
  • Mental: Moderate
  • Physical: Severe
I am: vb
I have:
CRPS II

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Jan 20, 2012 (Started Dec 09, 2010)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Fibromyalgia: None
  • Perceived effectiveness for Depressed mood: None
  • Perceived effectiveness for Generalized Anxiety Disorder: Moderate
  • Perceived effectiveness for Major Depressive Disorder: Slight
  • Perceived effectiveness for Pain in upper back: None
  • Perceived effectiveness for Pain in lower abdomen: None
  • Side Effects: Mild
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 30 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

Dec 27, 2011 (Started Dec 09, 2010)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Fibromyalgia: Can’t tell
  • Perceived effectiveness for Depressed mood: None
  • Perceived effectiveness for Generalized Anxiety Disorder: Can’t tell
  • Perceived effectiveness for Major Depressive Disorder: None
  • Perceived effectiveness for Pain in upper back: Can’t tell
  • Perceived effectiveness for Pain in lower abdomen: None
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 120 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

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cher9912
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cher9912
Sex: F
Data Quality: 1 star
Pain: Some
Fatigue: Most
Sleep: Most
Stiffness: Most
function: Some
external_stress: Some
Stickman: most
Description:F69y
FM:10y Dx
CFS:10y Dx
I am: b
I have:
ME/CFS

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Jan 4, 2012 (Started Sep 25, 2004)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Depressed mood: Moderate
  • Perceived effectiveness for Fibromyalgia: Can’t tell
  • Side Effects: Mild
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 120 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Cymbalta combined with Celebrex and gabapentin seem to keep my pain in a tolerable 3-4 on a 10 point scale. As I get older I am feeling more pain and I see physical medicine Dr. tomorrow.. will discuss options as to what is available if I {wear out} current medications. I've been on current meds for over 5 years and efficacy is decreasing. I pay $50.every three months since I turned 65.
Cost: < $25 monthly

Sep 23, 2010 (Started Sep 25, 2004)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Depressed mood: Major
  • Side Effects: Moderate
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 120 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

Jul 21, 2010 (Started Sep 25, 2004)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Depressed mood: Major
  • Side Effects: Mild
  • Adherence: Usually
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 120 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: I take my full daily dose in the morning, I find that cymbalta in combination with fluoxetine has helped me deal with chronic depression and helps somewhat with brain fog of fibromyalgia & chronic fatigue. I still stress over some things, family & finances mostly and stressors can override my medications at times. I think cymbalta does help reduce some nerve pain and that is a definite impact. I have been diagnosed with neuropathy and radiculopathy and I think cymbalta helps with some of the symptoms from this.
Cost: < $25 monthly

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fms61
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fms61
Sex: F
Data Quality: 1 star
Pain: Most
Fatigue: Most
Sleep: Some
Stiffness: All
function: Some
external_stress: Some
Stickman: most
Description:F53y
FM:18y Dx
I am: b
I have:
Fibromyalgia

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Jan 4, 2012 (Started Dec 22, 2011)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Fibromyalgia: Can’t tell
  • Side Effects: Mild
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 60 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: seems to be causing a rash
Cost: < $25 monthly

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isilzha
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isilzha
Sex: F
Data Quality: 1 star
Pain: Most
Fatigue: Some
Sleep: All
Stiffness: Some
function: None
external_stress: Most
Stickman: most
Description:F41y
FM:11y Dx
I am: n
I have:
Fibromyalgia

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Jan 1, 2012 (Started Nov 02, 2011)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Major Depressive Disorder: Moderate
  • Perceived effectiveness for Dysthymia (Chronic depressed mood): Slight
  • Perceived effectiveness for Fibromyalgia: Major
  • Side Effects: Mild
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 60 mg Daily
Cost: $200+ monthly

  • 0 helpful marks
plushfoxroxy
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plushfoxroxy
Sex: F
Data Quality: 1 star
Pain: Most
Fatigue: Most
Sleep: Most
Stiffness: All
function: Little
external_stress: Most
Stickman: all
Description:F57y
FM:6y Dx
I am: vb
I have:
Fibromyalgia

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Dec 31, 2011 (Started Feb 13, 2011)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Fibromyalgia: Can’t tell
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 120 mg Daily
Cost: $25-49 monthly

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ProfGumbySan
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ProfGumbySan
Sex: M
Data Quality: 2 stars
On
Mouth/throat: mild
Arms: mild
Chest: mild
Legs: mild
I am: g
I have:
Parkinson's

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Dec 21, 2011 (Started Jun 01, 2009)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Bipolar II Disorder: Major
  • Side Effects: Severe
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 90 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: Sedation

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Pill2020
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I have:
Fibromyalgia

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Dec 19, 2011 (Started Oct 19, 2011)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Generalized Anxiety Disorder: None
  • Perceived effectiveness for Fibromyalgia: None
  • Perceived effectiveness for Major Depressive Disorder: None
  • Side Effects: Mild
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 30 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

Nov 15, 2011 (Started Oct 19, 2011)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Generalized Anxiety Disorder: None
  • Perceived effectiveness for Fibromyalgia: Slight
  • Perceived effectiveness for Major Depressive Disorder: None
  • Side Effects: Moderate
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 30 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 1 helpful mark
bubbles2669
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bubbles2669
Sex: F
Data Quality: 1 star
Pain: All
Fatigue: All
Sleep: All
Stiffness: All
function: None
external_stress: Little
Stickman: all
Description:F46y
FM:5y Dx
I am: b
I have:
Fibromyalgia

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Dec 13, 2011 (Started Dec 15, 2010)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Fibromyalgia: None
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 60 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

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lisacapeheart
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lisacapeheart
Sex: F
Data Quality: 1 star
Pain: Most
Fatigue: All
Sleep: All
Stiffness: All
function: None
external_stress: Most
Stickman: all
Description:F47y
FM:9y Dx
CFS:?y
I am: b
I have:
Fibromyalgia

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Dec 10, 2011 (Started Nov 15, 2006)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Fibromyalgia: Can’t tell
  • Side Effects: Severe
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Advice & Tips: This medication seemed to have a bad reaction to another medication (methadone) that I was taking. My heart seemed to be skipping beats and my pressure and heart rate increased so it was stopped immediately.

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