Depression Community
Skipping around on Cymbalta
About This Community:

This patient support community is for discussions relating to depression, counseling, sleep problems, and nutrition.

Font Size:
A
A
A
Background:
Blank
Blank
Blank
Blank Blank

Skipping around on Cymbalta

On may 8 08 my dr put me on 30 mg of cymbalta...........i have not been taking it every day,because it causes dierehha,so i will take it for like 3 days and then skip it a night i think since i have been on it i have taken maybe 7 pills since the 8th of may,,i havent takenit the past two nights,,,,,i have tried it before and it always gives me diearehha once i was on it for 2 months,, my question is will i have any kind of withdrawal if i dont take it any more,,,,,it makes me sick and im making myself more nervous worrying about how i have been taking it and if i will be alright stopping it totally.called dr.but he didnt call me back
Related Discussions
Avatar_m_tn
If your not happy with the Cymbalta then you should change meds.

Yes, if you just abruptly stop taking it you may get withdrawl (withdrawal) symptoms. Just tell your doc that you have had plenty of time on Cymbalta to make a wise assumption that it is not and will never be the right med for you.

Cymbalta doesn't work for me either. I told my P-doc that I wanted to try something different and that I had the right to do so. Don't let any doctor talk you into staying on any medication that is not working for you. There are a ton of different options. Explore them.
Blank
Post a Comment
To
Recent Activity
6942344_tn?1410169826
Blank
Pat1956100, and Amandag78 commented on msdelight's status
6 hrs ago
2020005_tn?1404435525
Blank
KTowne commented on MyMelBgirl's status
14 hrs ago
1236893_tn?1408490528
Blank
The prevalence of obesity.
19 hrs ago by gymdandee
MedHelp Health Answers
Blank
Mood Tracker
Track your mood over time
Start Tracking Now
Top Mood Disorders Answerers
1110049_tn?1409405744
Blank
4Maddie44
Dorset, United Kingdom
585414_tn?1288944902
Blank
ILADVOCATE
NY
480448_tn?1403547723
Blank
nursegirl6572
PA
1551327_tn?1408668686
Blank
Bubulous
Tompkinsville, KY
Avatar_f_tn
Blank
remar
st. louis, MO
Avatar_f_tn
Blank
sara12345
Depression Community Resources
RSS Expert Activity
242532_tn?1269553979
Blank
The 3 Essentials to Ending Emotiona...
Sep 18 by Roger Gould, M.D.Blank
242532_tn?1269553979
Blank
Control Emotional Eating with this ...
Sep 04 by Roger Gould, M.D.Blank
242532_tn?1269553979
Blank
Emotional Eating Control: How to St...
Aug 28 by Roger Gould, M.D.Blank
Top Mood Disorders Answerers
1110049_tn?1409405744
Blank
4Maddie44
Dorset, United Kingdom
585414_tn?1288944902
Blank
ILADVOCATE
NY
480448_tn?1403547723
Blank
nursegirl6572
PA
1551327_tn?1408668686
Blank
Bubulous
Tompkinsville, KY
Avatar_f_tn
Blank
remar
st. louis, MO
Avatar_f_tn
Blank
sara12345