20 Aug 2012
Duloxetine is the active ingredient in Cymbalta.
A patent currently prohibits any generic Cymbalta from being manufactured and sold in the United States. However, there are places claiming to sell a "generic Cymbalta," but be advised that these medications are fake, substandard, and potentially dangerous. The earliest date that a generic version of Cymbalta could become available is in 2013, when the patent expires.
- Duloxetine Information for Consumers
- Duloxetine Information for Healthcare Professionals (includes dosage details)
- Side Effects of Duloxetine (detailed)
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I have been on duloxetine for 3/4 years and have suddenly started with vertigo/dizziness, could duloxetine be the cause I am on 60mg a day
2 answers • 16 Oct 2012
... same problem?
1 answer • 19 Apr 2014
... sertraline to this generic (duloxetine). I'd like to know if there is any Good feedback? Thank you
7 answers • 15 Dec 2014
I have had diarrhea with the generic and Cymbalta. I'm on 20mg a day and its been 3 weeks, and I go 3 times a day. I talked to the Dr. and she ...
3 answers • 15 Feb 2015
I was on Cymbalta generic (duloxetine) for 8 days and it was awful. I switched to brand name Cymbalta 2 days ago and still feel just as bad. I used ...
1 answer • 24 Mar 2015