What should I do if I missed a dose of Cymbalta?

What should I do if I missed a dose of Cymbalta?

Swallow CYMBALTA whole. Do not chew or crush. Do not open the capsule and sprinkle its contents on food or mix with liquids. All of these might affect the enteric coating. CYMBALTA can be given without regard to meals. If a dose of CYMBALTA is missed, take the missed dose as soon as it is remembered.

How many mg of Cymbalta should a 7 year old take?

Safety of doses above 120 mg once daily has not been adequately evaluated [see Clinical Studies ( 14.2 )]. Children and Adolescents (7 to 17 years of age) — Initiate CYMBALTA at a dose of 30 mg once daily for 2 weeks before considering an increase to 60 mg. The recommended dose range is 30 to 60 mg once daily.

How often should I take Cymbalta for GAD?

Recommended Dosage in Geriatric Patients In geriatric patients with GAD, initiate CYMBALTA at a dosage of 30 mg once daily for 2 weeks before considering an increase to the target dose of 60 mg/day. Thereafter, patients may benefit from doses above 60 mg once daily.

When to stop Cymbalta to treat serotonin syndrome?

• Serotonin Syndrome and MAOIs: Do not use MAOIs intended to treat psychiatric disorders with CYMBALTA or within 5 days of stopping treatment with CYMBALTA. Do not use CYMBALTA within 14 days of stopping an MAOI intended to treat psychiatric disorders.

Recommended Dosage in Geriatric Patients In geriatric patients with GAD, initiate CYMBALTA at a dosage of 30 mg once daily for 2 weeks before considering an increase to the target dose of 60 mg/day. Thereafter, patients may benefit from doses above 60 mg once daily.

Swallow CYMBALTA whole. Do not chew or crush. Do not open the capsule and sprinkle its contents on food or mix with liquids. All of these might affect the enteric coating. CYMBALTA can be given without regard to meals. If a dose of CYMBALTA is missed, take the missed dose as soon as it is remembered.

How often can you take Cymbalta for depression?

Do not take two doses of CYMBALTA at the same time. 2.1 Dosage for Treatment of Major Depressive Disorder Administer CYMBALTA at a total dose of 40 mg/day (given as 20 mg twice daily) to 60 mg/day (given either once daily or as 30 mg twice daily).

What kind of pain can Cymbalta be used for?

CYMBALTA®is a serotonin and norepinephrine reuptake inhibitor (SNRI) indicated for: • Major Depressive Disorder (MDD) (1) • Generalized Anxiety Disorder (GAD) (1) • Diabetic Peripheral Neuropathic Pain (DPNP) (1) • Fibromyalgia (FM) (1) • Chronic Musculoskeletal Pain (1)