Warning: Studies have shown that children and teenagers who take antidepressants (‘mood elevators’) such as duloxetine are more likely to think about harming or killing themselves or to plan or try to do so than children who do not take antidepressants. Children should not normally take duloxetine.If your child’s doctor has prescribed duloxetine for your child, you should watch his or her behavior very carefully, especially at the beginning of treatment and any time his or her dose is increased or decreased. For more information, use the link below.
Duloxetine is used to treat depression.Duloxetine is also used to treat pain and tingling caused by diabetic neuropathy (damage to nerves that can develop in people who have diabetes).
For more information on Cymbalta (Duloxetine), click here.