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Cymbalta Withdrawal and Tapering Help

Early clinical trials found that nearly 54% of patients on Cymbalta experienced serious withdrawal symptoms.  No recommendation for proper withdrawal rates was provided. Our NonProfit has been helping people withdraw safely for over 14 Years.  Contact the Prescription Drug Experts for help.

Cymbalta (Duloxetine) is a SNRI (Serotonin-Norepinephrine Reuptake Inhibitor) created by Eli Lilly in 1986 and after approval by the FDA in 2008 Cymbalta was prescribed for major depression, generalized anxiety, fibromyalgia and neuropathic pain.  The severity of withdrawal symptoms from Cymbalta was bad enough to warrant its own diagnosis ‘Cymbalta Discontinuation Syndrome’ and an FDA advisory committee report states, “Much anecdotal evidence has accumulated documenting the injury, distress and life management impacts caused by discontinuation of Cymbalta. The effects of discontinuation can be severe and extend for weeks or even months.”   Contact Us if you need help to taper off Cymbalta or have questions.

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Real Results for Cymbalta Dependency

The Point of Return Program is an in-home tapering program that allows you to gradually lessen the amount of Cymbalta while also implementing the use of all-natural, calming nutraceuticals to help ease symptoms. We eliminate Interaction items to help make Cymbalta withdrawal more comfortable. Our physician recommended schedules allow your doctor to taper you off Cymbalta correctly.  The success of our program over the past 14 years is due to our unmatched service and unique mentoring approach. Cymbalta is dangerous to abruptly or rapidly stop and our program is a proven, viable, low-cost option to continue living your life while tapering. Read program FAQ page.

We are prescription drug experts that specialize in Antidepressant withdrawals.

We've helped people in 76 counties and in all 50 states of the United States

PROVEN RESULTS

This is a low cost program with proven results. So don't suffer...

Testimonials

I can't give you guys enough praise for starting this program & for putting in all your effort to save people who need help so desperately. more...

Lois (North Carolina) Cymbalta

I just want to say hello to all the staff at POINT OF RETURN. I am doing fine. I am now 2 1/2 years without drugs. Without all your support it would be impossible to get off those drugs. more...

Luis (Honduras) Cymbalta

I am proud to say I have been completely med free. It works. The program continues to work. And, if I have a bad moment, the POR team is an email or phone call away. more...

Pamela (California) Cymbalta

Key Components of Our In-Home Program

  • Skilled Experts in Prescription Drugs guiding you throughout the process.
  • Professional, kind mentoring
  • Assessment at the onset to determine taper rates, potential interactions, etc.
  • *Nutraceuticals specially formulated to ease symptoms, these are utilized throughout the whole process
  • Unlike herbs and many vitamins, our nutraceuticals will not interact with any medications
  • Information, advice and direction
  • 24/7 discussion board with encouraging members and knowledgeable mentors
  • Email and phone access at no charge
  • Recommendations for addressing symptoms such as gut problems, headaches, pain, etc.
  • Experienced team of committed experts with over 14 years experience
  • Every person at Point of Return has a personal story with these drugs. You are not alone in the process

       Call toll-free 866-605-2333 to Learn More or send us an Email .

Side Effects May Include

allergy, daytime drowsiness, dizziness, drugged feeling, headache, indigestion, nausea, difficulty with coordination, memory loss, tolerance, dependency, changes in behavior and thinking, more outgoing, strange behavior, agitation, worsening of depression, suicidal thoughts, abdominal pain, abnormal dreams, abnormal vision, amnesia, anxiety, arthritis, back pain, bronchitis, burning sensation, chest pain, confusion, constipation, coughing, daytime sleeping, decreased mental alertness, depression, diarrhea, difficulty breathing, difficulty concentrating, difficulty swallowing, diminished sensitivity to touch, dizziness on standing, double vision, dry mouth, emotional instability, exaggerated feeling of well-being, eye irritation, falling, fatigue, fever, flu-like symptoms, gas, general discomfort, hallucination, hiccup, high blood pressure, high blood sugar, increased sweating, infection, insomnia, itching, joint pain, lack of bladder control, lack of coordination, lethargy, light-headedness, loss of appetite, menstrual disorder, migraine, muscle pain, nasal inflammation, nervousness, numbness, paleness, prickling or tingling sensation, rapid heartbeat, rash, ringing in the ears, sinus inflammation, sleep disorder, speech difficulties, swelling due to fluid retention, taste abnormalities, throat inflammation, throbbing heartbeat, tremor, unconsciousness, upper respiratory infection, urinary tract infection, vertigo, vomiting, weakness, abnormal tears or tearing, abscess, acne, aggravation of allergies, aggravation of high blood pressure, aggression, allergic reaction, altered production of saliva, anemia, belching, blisters, blood clot in lung, boils, breast pain, breast problems, breast tumors, bruising, chill with high temperature followed by heat and perspiration, decreased sex drive, delusion, difficulty urinating, excessive urine production, eye pain, facial swelling due to fluid retention, fainting, false perceptions, feeling intoxicated, feeling strange, flushing, frequent urination, glaucoma, gout, heart attack, hemorrhoids, herpes infection, high cholesterol, hives, hot flashes, impotence, inability to urinate, increased appetite, increased tolerance to the drug, intestinal blockage, irregular heartbeat, joint degeneration, kidney failure, kidney pain, laryngitis, leg cramps, loss of reality, low blood pressure, mental deterioration, muscle spasms in arms and legs, muscle weakness, nosebleed, pain, painful urination, panic attacks, paralysis, pneumonia, poor circulation, rectal bleeding, rigidity, sciatica (lower back pain), sensation of seeing flashes of lights or sparks, sensitivity to light, sleepwalking, speech difficulties, swelling of the eye, thinking abnormalities, thirst, tooth decay, uncontrolled leg movements, urge to go to the bathroom, varicose veins, weight loss, and yawning

Withdrawal Symptoms May Include

aggression, anxiety, balance issues , blurred vision, brain zaps, concentration impairment, constipation, crying spells, depersonalization, diarrhea, dizziness. electric shock sensations, fatigue, flatulence, flu-like symptoms, hallucinations, hostility, highly emotional, indigestion, irritability, impaired speech, insomnia, jumpy nerves, lack of coordination, lethargy, migraine headaches / increased headaches, nausea, nervousness, over-reacting to situations, paranoia, repetitive thoughts or songs, sensory & sleep disturbances, severe internal restlessness (akathisia), stomach cramps, tremors, tinnitus (ear ringing or buzzing), tingling sensations, troubling thoughts, visual hallucinations / illusions, vivid dreams, speech or visual changes, worsened depression 

Other names for Cymbalta Include:

Duloxetine, Ariclaim, Yentreve, Xeristra

Break Free Today

At Point of Return, a 501(c)3 nonprofit, we have spent the last 14 years helping people wean off Cymbalta correctly. With customized taper rates and all natural nutraceuticals, our program allows you to control your symptoms and properly come off Cymbalta, once and for all, from the comfort of your home. Read program FAQs.

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" I’ve been off the medication for a little over a year and I will be forever grateful for the support and knowledge the Point of Return staff gave me.  Contacting Point of Return was the best decision I made in my adult life." - Glenn B. (Minnesota) Cymbalta more...

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Cymbalta history and info

Duloxetine did not receive US approval for urinary incontinence due to the concerns over liver toxicity and suicidal events. The FDA experts concluded that Cymbalta could potentially cause hepatoxicity (liver damage) and QTc Interval Prolongation (interruption of the heart’s electrical cycle) but followup studies indicated no heart related concerns.  

10-20% of patients state nausea, insomnia, dizziness and fatigue as the primary side effects, but dry mouth, sexual dysfunction and headaches were also commonly reported.

The prescribing information for Cymbalta states, “A gradual reduction in the dose rather than abrupt cessation is recommended whenever possible. If intolerable symptoms occur following a decrease in the dose or upon discontinuation of treatment, then resuming the previously prescribed dose may be considered. Subsequently, the physician may continue decreasing the dose but at a more gradual rate.” 

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DISCLAIMER:

*While great care has been taken in organizing and presenting the material throughout this website, please note that it is provided for informational purposes only and should not be taken as Medical Advice.

*Because prescription medications can cause severe withdrawal reactions, do not stop taking any medication without first consulting your physician. The decision to taper any medication should be discussed with your doctor and done with their consent and support. More...