The Medical Letter on Drugs and Therapeutics
Duloxetine (Cymbalta) for Fibromyalgia
July 28, 2008 (Issue: 1291)Duloxetine (Cymbalta - Lilly) is the second drug to be approved by the FDA for treatment of fibromyalgia. Pregabalin (Lyrica), which is also approved for treatment of neuropathic pain and epilepsy, was the first. Duloxetine is a selective serotonin...more
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