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5/28/2015 7:32:34 AM

Reviewer: anorexicdepressedborderline, 25-34 Female 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:
I have been on Latuda for two+ years and it has been the best antipsychotic drug I've ever taken. I've been on zyprexa, Seroquel, navane, and had bad side effects or zombiness (flat emotions, apathetic) with them. weight gain ugh! after I got off navane and started latuda I lost 30lbs in 6 months!!! I was taking it at night, but i'm on other medications that I have to take in the morni ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Other
5/24/2015 10:10:10 PM

Reviewer: noLatudaforme, 55-64 Female (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I was prescribed this medicine for depression. My depression lifted and I felt great, but within 6 weeks I having movement disorders. I went off Latuda, but my symptoms continued to worsen. My disorders ( Parkinsonians ) that I couldn't stop moving even in my sleep. I was shaking, jerking, and spasming 24/7. I went into the hospital while the experts tried to find medicine to help me. I am get ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Other
4/30/2015 9:26:04 PM

Reviewer: April55, 55-64 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
I have depressive anxiety disorder and ADD. I've battled this for years with different antidepressants. The only one that has worked so far is Vibryd, which I have been on for about 2 years. Lately, however, I have been having extreme angry outbursts and have lost any joy at doing the things I always loved to do, and am loosing concentration more and more. This is the first add on drug I have ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Other
3/31/2015 1:45:48 PM

Reviewer: Jo, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I suffer from depression, mood disorder, anxiety. I use Latuda with wellbutrin and trazodone. Latuda has stabilized my mood and given me a clear head, more energy. I think it is helping me live a normal life. Still have a bit of anxiety which I take care of with mindful meditation.

Condition: Other
1/24/2015 4:46:08 PM

Reviewer: 25-34 Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 2

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
Paranoia from other medications was becoming overwhelming. Xanax was no longer effective i have to say latiuda took all of the paranoid thinking away. However dulling my mental focus and negate the positive effects of my other psyk meds. Stoped taking my does of 20mg daily for 3 months and i feel fine now at 3 weeks without the thinking has stayed the same and no parinod thinking . Weight gain of ... Show Full Comment

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