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Condition: Major Depressive Disorder
3/12/2012 11:05:52 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I have been pleased with the effectiveness of this med but, believe me, do not miss a dose! Withdrawal symptons kick in by mid-afternoon and they can be brutal -- electrical shock-like feelings in my head, anger, etc. This worries me about ever going off it for good.

Condition: Major Depressive Disorder
3/8/2012 4:33:28 PM

Reviewer: sbmanuel, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I started at 10 mg and worked my way to 20 mg and seem to be fine there. There is also a 40 mg dosage. Do not miss a dosage though or bad dreams, sweats, tremors result.

Condition: Major Depressive Disorder
3/8/2012 8:11:36 AM

Reviewer: alic123, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I started taking this medication about 3 months ago. I have been on so many that with not much sucess, but i was hopful I have been scared to death I am disabled and was taking 40 mg but the place I get my med from let me run out they were having a hard time finding it. I started having the manic feelings horrible dream shakes diarrea sweat very fast thoughts didn't no what to do called my cli ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Major Depressive Disorder
3/7/2012 11:34:53 AM

Reviewer: daily walker, 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:
'Have hx of drug sensitivity. One 10mg dose symptoms not unexpected: mild headache, nausea, explosive diarrhea, abd. pain. What was unexpected was later dev. of head pain & pressure, anxiety, suicide thoughts, confusion, eyes light sensitive . . with just the one 10mg. dose. Poison for me unfortunately. Not unlike adverse reaction to low dose of Prozac several yrs ago. Think I'm unu ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Major Depressive Disorder
3/5/2012 7:38:44 PM

Reviewer: Hizzle, 13-18 Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Caregiver)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
My son began taking this medication 4 months ago. The first 2 months was extremely hard. He had to titrate off of Cymbalta and then it took almost the full 2 months before seeing improvement. This medication has been a blessing. He is more alert at school and engages more with the family. Although improved, he still has low motivation but that could also be him being a teen. Overall, I'm ... Show Full Comment

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