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Condition: Depression
11/8/2013 2:46:54 PM

Reviewer: cs, 45-54 Male on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
My experience with sertraline is very positive, I was taking Prozac before which turned me into a robot. Not so with sertraline, it took about 3 weeks to start making a difference(150mg a day)but the result is profound. I noticed when lowering the dose it causes dizziness and chaotic thought patters and when I have any alcohol at all I have no memory whatsoever from during having a drink. And I ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Depression
11/3/2013 7:06:07 PM

Reviewer: WANTED OLD SELF, 55-64 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I started taking this, drug again about two weeks ago. "Backup six years ago and I was taking this drug and I was having all kinds odd side effects: insomnia, having thoughts of suicide, panic attacks(which I have without this drug but are more severe with this drug)", anxiety, restless legs,arms and top of my back. I have an appt w/DR in 10 days, but if nothing changes in next couple d ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Depression
10/28/2013 10:59:51 AM

Reviewer: 75 or over Male on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Caregiver)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:

Condition: Depression
10/26/2013 9:59:37 AM

Reviewer: ralph, 65-74 Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
it seems to have worked some.before my want to was there but i just didn't feel like doing the every days tasks,but now i have a little more drive to get things done

Condition: Depression
10/12/2013 8:59:53 AM

Reviewer: 55-64 Male (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I have taken this medication for at least (10) years. It has worked well for me.

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