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Cymbalta is often prescribed to treat conditions such as depression, neuropathic pain, fibromyalgia, and generalized anxiety disorder. The medication works by affecting the levels of certain chemicals in the brain (serotonin and norepinephrine). Cymbalta comes in capsule form and is generally taken once or twice a day. Commonly reported side effects include nausea, drowsiness, and dizziness.
What Is Cymbalta?
- Depression (also known as major depression or clinical depression)
- Peripheral diabetic neuropathy pain (nerve pain in the hands, feet, arms, or legs due to diabetes)
- Generalized anxiety disorder (GAD)