Aussieangel - Good luck with the new dose, let us know how that goes.
ddd - thanks for your comment, you've described how I was feeling. I think I need a lower dose for sure. Heck, I take a tylenol and get sleepy :)
Update: I did stop last Sunday and by Monday morning I was feeling back to my old self. (which I was actually pleased about
I have noticed a bad headache and jitters this morning, but maybe that's just my body still getting rid of it? Anyway, I have an appt. with my pdoc to check into a different dose, or perhaps another medication. Looking back over the 3 days I was on the Cymbalta, I realized just how out of it I really was. I don't remember any of the conversations I had all weekend! It's a scary feeling to be that "out of it".
Glad I found you guys as I venture into this new diagnosis :)
30 year old wifey and mom to 3 little girls, 2 dogs, and 2 ratties and working full-time outside of the home...and always ready for a nap.
Suffered with symptoms for 12 years, dx Crohn's-Colitis 11/2007. Taking Asacol,
Omeprazol, Rowasa, Bentyl. Flaring off and on. Taking RF Plus, Similase, Cortine, Pregnenalone, Dehydrone5, Vit B/Folic Acid injections. Using Levsin and Charcoal Caps when needed. http://www.facebook.com/people/Melissa_Huffines/743171473