A nurse is gathering health history information from a patient. The patient says he takes duloxetine but does not know why. The nurse should educate the patient about this drug knowing it is used to treat:


•Duloxetine is a serotonin-norepinephrine reuptake inhibitor (SNRI) and is approved for the treatment of depression, generalized anxiety disorder, neuropathy, and fibromyalgia.

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