Author Topic: Don't take Cymbalta  (Read 6608 times)


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Don't take Cymbalta
« on: June 23, 2017, 09:58:54 pm »
Just wanted to share, I was put on 40 mg of this drug/ My trigeminal neuralgia got much worse and now I am trying to get off it. Horrible withdrawals from what I have heard from others who also were trying to get off it.
Lesson learned. I am done with these drugs.


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Re: Don't take Cymbalta
« Reply #1 on: October 20, 2017, 07:59:54 pm »
This is a good suggestion and I wish more doctors were aware of how hard it is to get off of Cymbalta before they go prescribing it. They think they're being responsible, not prescribing opioids, and they prescribe Cymbalta "because it's not addictive" however if you can't quit without massive and lasting withdrawal, how is that not considered addictive??

In fact, withdrawal from Cymbalta is so bad that: