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common side effects of Cymbalta?

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I was put on Cymbalta 60 milligrams 3 weeks ago. Yesterday I had to switch from Cymbalta to Wellbutrin because the Cymbalta was causing me to have blurred vision and constant runny nose. I was wondering if these are common side effects of Cymbalta?

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replied September 18th, 2016
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Thank you for asking at Ehealth forum!

I read your question and i understand your concern. I believe thsi blurred vision and runny nose is a separate entity and may be allergic rhinitis. If doubled vision is due to dizziness than that can explain by cymbalta. However i would not suggest shift of medications as it takes one week for cymbalta to start working and discontinuing it makes it ground zero one has to begin from beginning.

I hope it helps. Stay in touch with your healthcare provider for further guidance as our answers are just for education and counselling purposes and cannot be an alternative to actual visit to a doctor.
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