Cymbalta for children

Common Questions and Answers about Cymbalta for children


Thank you all for your replies. I'm trying to put this all in perspective. It seems as if all anti depressants have some associated side an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>effectsan> on both ends... while iniitally taking it an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan> the build up to see if it will work.... an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan> then on the other end when trying to go an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>ofan>f it. I guess it is a very individual thing as others have said. an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan> weighing the pros an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan> cons. It is a very difficult decision indeed. Is an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>cymbaltaan> any worse than others at "weaning an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>ofan>f"?
Hang in there, but do talk to them about a plan for coming an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>ofan>f an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>ofan> <sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>cymb<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>lt<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span></sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n> - splitting the dosage won't me. Your body will adjust to the dosage over time - it has to be a constant gradual decline in medication dosage - but it still is really painful. If you start to have hallucinations or suicidal thoughts, be sure to let your pdoc know right away or go directly to the ER. I had bad suicidal thoughts when I was coming an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>ofan>f an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>ofan> an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>cymbaltaan>. Be careful - an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>cymbaltaan> is horrible.
d also want it out an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>ofan> my system before I took other drugs -- that's another reason it's an odd drug for an eleven year old. <sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>cymb<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>lt<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span></sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n> is also pretty serious stuff for anyone, let alone someone that young, an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan> acts quite differently than Luvox as it also targets norepinephrine, which can make it very stimulating for some. I wouldn't see this doc again, an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan> I'd find a psychiatrist who knows how to treat children. also look into an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>cymbaltaan>'s liver toxicity.
I just moved an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan> my new dr. dosen't want me to be on the clonzepam, says it's too addictive, he told me to take 1 0.5mg pill for 7 days, the make the switch starting on day 8. This starts tomorrow. I didn't think I had anything to worry about, but w/ all the stuff about bezo with drawl that I've read on here, now I'm really scared. I have 2 children an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan> have to be up an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan> functional 24-7. Is this going to be fine or should I do somethung, an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan> if so what?
Yo answer your question about an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>cymbaltaan>, it was a wonder drug for me for pain once it was added to my normal medicine regimen. Thanks for listening. any advice would be greatly appreciated. God bless you an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan> keep you safe always.
Valerian root is safe to take with these other drugs. <sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>cymb<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>lt<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span></sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n> really isn't for everyone. If you're not getting pain relief in 2 weeks, insist on something else. avoid the narcotics, because they will just make things worse in the long run. If your dx is depression, please please please stay on top an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>ofan> the pain. Be as proactive as possible with diet an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan> exercise. Message me anytime.
I took <sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>cymb<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>lt<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span></sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n> for 4 yrs an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan> finally just got an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>ofan>f an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>ofan> it. While <sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>cymb<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>lt<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span></sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n> did help manage both my depression an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan> muscle pain, the side an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>effectsan> were what i hated about it. I never had digestion problems from it, but my stomach hurt constantly an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan> my appetite disappeared. Eating became a chore an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan> if i got distracted with school/work responsibilities, i would forget to eat, sometimes for 2 days. I also developed hyperhydrosis an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan> always had a chemical/metalic taste in my mouth.
also ask you doctor an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan> pharmacist for a proper tapering schedule for <sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>cymb<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>lt<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span></sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n>. Maybe for withdrawal reasons you can break the capsules an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan> take some twice a day an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan> slowly taper an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>ofan>f. at that point I really don't know. My advices for now is that you should talk to your doctor an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan> pharmacist to tell them your intention an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>ofan> quitting this drug. Being referred to a psychiatrist sounds like a possible option to maybe try other medications for withdrawal purposes.
I also have Fibromyalgia / CFS, along with Severe Derpression, anxiety disorder, Chronic Pain. My Psychiatrist put me on an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>cymbaltaan> a month ago for the pain &amp; depression. But he has me taking the an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>cymbaltaan> &amp; 1 Effexor each morning &amp; 2 Effexor late afternoon. I am not sure how much it is helping yet, I am not crying as much. I can no longer work because an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>ofan> my health. I have learned that you do need some kind an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>ofan> support group, &amp; it is okay to ask for help.
I am not sure whether or not the affect it has on norephineprine would counteract the negative an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>effectsan> an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>ofan> opiate withdrawl, or help? a doctors feedback would be helpful. Bottom line is that I have gotten a prescription for <sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>cymb<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>lt<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span></sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n> an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan> don't no if I should take it or not? Will it help? Please help me with everything I need to know about an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>cymbaltaan>. Even in theory, would it help alliviate the symptoms an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>ofan> opiate withdrawl?
My 16 yr old son was just diagnosed with severe depression (all this time we thought it was aDHD)....the pyschiatrist started him on <sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>cymb<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>lt<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span></sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n> an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan> 1/2 an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>ofan> a 2 mg abilify......I am very scared about what I am reading about these two drugs......especially about coming an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>ofan>f an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>ofan> them :-( style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan> so far I have only read that abilify is only approved for teens with bipolar or schitzophrania. So far the dr has not answered my questions regarding the use an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>ofan> these two meds. I am very concerned!
I have an incredibly supportive husban style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan> an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan> family, but I am tired an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>ofan> missing out. I take 120mg an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>ofan> <sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>cymb<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>lt<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span></sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n> as my Neurologist likes the drug for FMS an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan> I take 2 mg an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>ofan> Klonapin for anxiety, although I am beginning to think it isn't enough. Brief history an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>ofan> my life *ha*: I've been happily married for 23 years. Husban style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan> was on active duty for 21 years. When he retired we moved back to Texas to be near family an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan> at this same time my oldest son left for the Naval academy in annapolis, MD.
Please try to remember how bad it is right now an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan> stay far away from all drugs in the future. You are doing not just for yourself, but for your <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>child</span>ren as well. You have too much at stake. It is just not worth it. Good luck to you an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan> my best wishes.
I take 2000mg Gabapentin for Neuropathic pain Relief qid(8000mg daily) an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan> 60mg an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>ofan> an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>cymbaltaan> daily. I have a broken spine due to my service related injury incurred while serving in the Canadian Forces Regular Forces(army). I take care an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>ofan> three young children while my wife is at work. I am in a level ten pain 24/7. The Gabapentin gives me a couple hours an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>ofan> level 8 pain in the afternoon. any suggestions?
  My husban style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan> an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan> I wanted to have a third child but I was so terrified I would suffer from PPD once again, but my ob reassured me that I could begin treatment as soon as I delivered.  So i proceeded to wean an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>ofan>f an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>ofan> 60mg <sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>cymb<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>lt<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span></sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n> an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan> try for our third.  We were successful in getting pregnant, but just a month or two into it, I had a depressive episode.
I stumbled over here yesterday an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan> everybody seemed to be friends an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan> one big family, an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan> NICE, so I thought, heck it won't hurt to try, will it? I have suffered from depression for years. I think I have taken nearly every antidepressant ever made. I am currently on an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>cymbaltaan>. I also have anxiety/panic attacks. I take ativan as needed for that. as if that wasn't enough, I also have migraines. I take Topamax 2x daily to prevent them an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan> Relpax as needed when I have one.
I went to Physiotherapy for a full year. It was a doctor at the Operational Stress Injury Clinic who prescribed me the 2000mg qid. 8000mg/day is not a high dose for nerve pain. I am 260lbs. I already take B complex an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan> Vitamin D. What has helped was an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>havingan> my daily dose increased to 12,000mg which I now take in ten divided doses with cayenne pepper capsules to help increase absorption. I also take Naproxen twice daily which increases the absorption by 15%.
I have an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan> still do struggle with depression. I'm currently on <sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>cymb<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>lt<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span></sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n> for me depression, anxiety, an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan> sleep issues, but I'm just frustrated. For the past 10 - 12 yrs I've associated everything in my life to using... (sigh) I'm I'm extremely over sensitive right now. Lol but I guess that's part an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>ofan> the experience an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>ofan> healing. I just feel that I need more advice... but I'm not really sure what I need advised on... if that makes any sense?
I just got switched from Darvocet an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan> Soma compound with Codeine because an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>ofan> the severe stomach pain they were causing to a 30mg dose an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>ofan> time released Morphine for the pain, a muscle relaxer called Zanaflex, a medicine for nerve pain called Lyrica an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan> ambien because even with all this medication I still can't sleep.
Most an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>ofan> the B vitamins have been recognized as coenzymes, an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan> they all appear to be essential in facilitating the metabolic processes that are essential for life. These vitamins are essential for the breakdown an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>ofan> carbohydrates into glucose, which provides us energy, the breakdown an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>ofan> fats an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan> proteins, which aids the normal functioning an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>ofan> the nervous system, muscle tone in the stomach an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan> intestinal tract, an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan> healthy skin, hair, an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan> eyes.
I don't know if it would help you but if your Dr would consider an antidepressant, an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>cymbaltaan> turned the corner for me. I had stopped <sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>cymb<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>lt<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span></sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n>/ambien/MS Contin/Perc's all @ once an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan> thought I was gonna die. Got to day 4-5 an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan> RLS an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan> depression were all I couldn't han style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan>le. Got back on my an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>cymbaltaan> an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan> it has made a world an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>ofan>mdifference in the sleep sept. Just a thought. an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan> really try exercise an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan> steamy shower/bath just before an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan> keep stimulation to a minimum.
this is the first time reading all this i am 38 have heart trouble diabetic nueropothy an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan> l4 l5 discs are deteriorating rapidly also 7 surgeries on back i am currently on 40 mg oxycotin 2 timesdaily nuerontin 600mg a day <sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>cymb<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>lt<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span></sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n> 30mg 2 a day an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan> a fentanyl pain patch 60 mg a day an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan> i cant get approved for disability i cant function with all these meds im losin my house cause i cant work cant get unemployment an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan> am ready to kill myself cause i cant care for my 2 kids my mom takes care an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>ofan> them
potential misuse, abuse, an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan> overdose), tumor necrosis factor (TNF) blockers (cancers in young adults an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan> children), an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>cymbaltaan> (urinary retention), an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan> Heparin (anaphylactic-type reactions).
This site The first 3-5 days are the worst but being on an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>cymbaltaan> may help as it is for pain an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan> depression. Look at the top right corner an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>ofan> the page for Health pages an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan> look at the amino acids an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan> thomas recipe. It will ease withdrawal symptoms.
I use to just sit in bed all day an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan> do nothing maybe do work for about 10 mins but most an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>ofan> the time I didn't do anything for weeks. Now I am better although I don't know if I will ever be able to have a job which I have to work more than an hour on a day. It's still very painful to sit in a chair for a good +10 mins plus.
Lord knows I've been given lots an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>ofan> them including Wellbutin/Provigil/<sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>cymb<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>lt<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span></sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n>/Lithium. I don't have aDHD or 5 kids for that matter !! I do know that Provigil is not Schedule II because it has a lesser chance an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>ofan> misuse. More isn't better like in so many things it is. Tried that too.
Others have mentioned lyrica working for their parathesias, an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan> just recently someone mentioned <sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>cymb<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>lt<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span></sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n> as it's for pain an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan> depression. I hope others chime in for you too. Feel free to bump this thread up, or re-post addtl. questions, etc. When are you going to the Dr? Soon? Have you looked at our health pages? There is one in there writting by a pain doc. an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan> so many others I think you will enjoy.
I haven't reached that light yet, but I know many an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>ofan> you have. For this amazing women an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan> her beautiful <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>child</span>ren please share your experiences an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan>, or words an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>ofan> encouragment.
Don't get me wrong, I still have bad days an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan> want to give up but it always goes away by the next day an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan> I'm good again. I now take <sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>cymb<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>lt<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span></sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n> for depression, Suboxone for the relief an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>ofan> the craving for opiates an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan> together they work wonders. Suboxone does have an opiate in it which is why it take the craving away an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan> at the same time, you do not feel the drug. I hope things get better for you. I will be thinking about you. Keep me informed.
a few years ago she stare with severe nausea stomach aches an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan> headaches. For about 1 year she had every test known to man with no relief. Then she started getting severe body pains . Then she started feeling week along with everything. Everyday we would try to get her to school an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan> she ended up in nurses an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>ofan>fice. She was unable to go to school. Finally one day she was so bad we took her pulse an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan> it was sky high an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan> blood pressure all over the place.
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