Duloxetine
What is it? Overview Usage Side Effects and Warnings
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What is Duloxetine?

(doo LOX e teen)

• This medicine is used to treat depression.

• This medicine is used to relieve painful nerve diseases and diabetic nerve disorders.

• This medicine is used to relieve chronic pain conditions.

• This medicine is used to treat anxiety.

What are the precautions when taking this medicine?

• If you have been taking this medicine for several weeks, talk with healthcare provider before stopping. You may want to gradually withdraw this medicine.

• If you have bleeding problems, talk with healthcare provider.

• If you have diabetes, talk with healthcare provider.

• If you have high blood pressure, talk with healthcare provider.

• If you have kidney disease, talk with healthcare provider.

• If you have liver disease, talk with healthcare provider.

• If you have seizures, talk with healthcare provider.

• Check medicines with healthcare provider. This medicine may not mix well with other medicines.

• Talk with healthcare provider before using aspirin, aspirin-containing products, other pain medicines, blood thinners,...

 
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