Experts in Prescription Drug Withdrawal
Cymbalta Withdrawal and Tapering Help
Cymbalta (Duloxetine) is a SNRI (Serotonin-Norepinephrine Reuptake Inhibitor) created by Eli Lilly in 1986 and after approval by the FDA in 2008 Cymbalta was prescribed for major depression, generalized anxiety, fibromyalgia and neuropathic pain. Duloxetine did not receive US approval for urinary incontinence due to the concerns over liver toxicity and suicidal events. The FDA experts concluded that Cymbalta could potentially cause hepatoxicity (liver damage) and QTc Interval Prolongation (interruption of the heart’s electrical cycle) but followup studies indicated no heart related concerns. 10-20% of patients state nausea, insomnia, dizziness and fatigue as the primary side effects, but dry mouth, sexual dysfunction and headaches were also commonly reported. The severity of withdrawal symptoms from Cymbalta was bad enough to warrant its own diagnosis ‘Cymbalta Discontinuation Syndrome’ and an FDA advisory committee report states, “Much anecdotal evidence has accumulated documenting the injury, distress and life management impacts caused by discontinuation of Cymbalta. The effects of discontinuation can be severe and extend for weeks or even months.” The prescribing information for Cymbalta states, “A gradual reduction in the dose rather than abrupt cessation is recommended whenever possible. If intolerable symptoms occur following a decrease in the dose or upon discontinuation of treatment, then resuming the previously prescribed dose may be considered. Subsequently, the physician may continue decreasing the dose but at a more gradual rate.” However, even a gradual reduction can cause symptoms that interfere with life and many find they need relief from the symptoms. Our team of experts utilizes slow titration schedules combined with all-natural Nutraceuticals to ease Cymbalta Withdrawal Symptoms. This is a low-cost program with proven results.
Our non-profit company has assisted people in 73 countries to regain their freedom. We can help you.
If you'd like our assistance to taper Cymbalta please send our nonprofit a confidential inquiry, telephone tollfree 866.605.2333 or get started on our program today.
How Point of Return can Help You
The Point of Return Program is an in-home tapering program that allows you to gradually lessen the amount of Cymbalta while also implementing the use of all-natural, calming nutraceuticals to ease symptoms. Cymbalta is dangerous to abruptly or rapidly stop and our program is a proven, viable, low-cost option to continue living your life while tapering.
We are prescription drug experts that specialize in Antidepressant withdrawals.
How Our Cymbalta Withdrawal Program Works:
- Our non-profit team guides you every step of the way through your Cymbalta taper.
- The Point of Return program includes nutraceuticals to minimize your symptoms.
- Our team instructs on the elimination of specific items that may interact to make your process more comfortable.
- Instead of adding in other medications in an attempt to reduce withdrawal, we take an all-natural, non-drugging approach to addiction.
- Begin our program and start the process of escaping Cymbalta addiction.
Included in Your Cymbalta Withdrawal Program
*nutraceuticals are used throughout the taper
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Cymbalta Withdrawal Symptoms May Include:
aggression, anxiety, balance issues , blurred vision, brain zaps, concentration impairment, constipation, crying spells, depersonalization, diarrhea, dizziness. electric shock sensations, fatigue, flatulence, flu-like symptoms, hallucinations, hostility, highly emotional, indigestion, irritability, impaired speech, insomnia, jumpy nerves, lack of coordination, lethargy, migraine headaches / increased headaches, nausea, nervousness, over-reacting to situations, paranoia, repetitive thoughts or songs, sensory & sleep disturbances, severe internal restlessness (akathisia), stomach cramps, tremors, tinnitus (ear ringing or buzzing), tingling sensations, troubling thoughts, visual hallucinations / illusions, vivid dreams, speech or visual changes, worsened depression
Cymbalta Side Effects May Include:
Other names for Cymbalta are: (Duloxetine, Ariclaim, Yentreve, Xeristar)
allergy, daytime drowsiness, dizziness, drugged feeling, headache, indigestion, nausea, difficulty with coordination, memory loss, tolerance, dependency, changes in behavior and thinking, more outgoing, strange behavior, agitation, worsening of depression, suicidal thoughts, abdominal pain, abnormal dreams, abnormal vision, amnesia, anxiety, arthritis, back pain, bronchitis, burning sensation, chest pain, confusion, constipation, coughing, daytime sleeping, decreased mental alertness, depression, diarrhea, difficulty breathing, difficulty concentrating, difficulty swallowing, diminished sensitivity to touch, dizziness on standing, double vision, dry mouth, emotional instability, exaggerated feeling of well-being, eye irritation, falling, fatigue, fever, flu-like symptoms, gas, general discomfort, hallucination, hiccup, high blood pressure, high blood sugar, increased sweating, infection, insomnia, itching, joint pain, lack of bladder control, lack of coordination, lethargy, light-headedness, loss of appetite, menstrual disorder, migraine, muscle pain, nasal inflammation, nervousness, numbness, paleness, prickling or tingling sensation, rapid heartbeat, rash, ringing in the ears, sinus inflammation, sleep disorder, speech difficulties, swelling due to fluid retention, taste abnormalities, throat inflammation, throbbing heartbeat, tremor, unconsciousness, upper respiratory infection, urinary tract infection, vertigo, vomiting, weakness, abnormal tears or tearing, abscess, acne, aggravation of allergies, aggravation of high blood pressure, aggression, allergic reaction, altered production of saliva, anemia, belching, blisters, blood clot in lung, boils, breast pain, breast problems, breast tumors, bruising, chill with high temperature followed by heat and perspiration, decreased sex drive, delusion, difficulty urinating, excessive urine production, eye pain, facial swelling due to fluid retention, fainting, false perceptions, feeling intoxicated, feeling strange, flushing, frequent urination, glaucoma, gout, heart attack, hemorrhoids, herpes infection, high cholesterol, hives, hot flashes, impotence, inability to urinate, increased appetite, increased tolerance to the drug, intestinal blockage, irregular heartbeat, joint degeneration, kidney failure, kidney pain, laryngitis, leg cramps, loss of reality, low blood pressure, mental deterioration, muscle spasms in arms and legs, muscle weakness, nosebleed, pain, painful urination, panic attacks, paralysis, pneumonia, poor circulation, rectal bleeding, rigidity, sciatica (lower back pain), sensation of seeing flashes of lights or sparks, sensitivity to light, sleepwalking, speech difficulties, swelling of the eye, thinking abnormalities, thirst, tooth decay, uncontrolled leg movements, urge to go to the bathroom, varicose veins, weight loss, and yawning
People We've Helped
"I am now 2 1/2 years without drugs. Without all your support it would be impossible to get off those drugs."
-Luis D., (Honduras) Cymbalta