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Condition: Major Depressive Disorder
12/28/2014 8:45:53 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
Viibryd has worked well for me. The first two or three weeks of side affects were not fun, but when dealing with a serious illness such as Major Depressive Disorder, one cannot expect to feel better after being on it for only one or two weeks. I started to feel slightly better around the third week and am continuing to feel better as I start my second month. I have learned to ignore ratings by ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Major Depressive Disorder
12/25/2014 9:16:35 PM

Reviewer: GB, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
I have tried over the years many anti-depressants. Viibryd seemed promising at first. I am in the fourth month of treatment and haven chosen to wean myself off. I could not tolerate the 40 dose, the 20 dose has not been very effective on depression. I can no longer fit into my pants because of belly bloating and continual weight gain. I also have heat flashes, some so bad I turn red. I think Doct ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Major Depressive Disorder
12/3/2014 11:50:25 AM

Reviewer: Depressed , 45-54 Male on Treatment for 5 to less than 10 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
Worked for about 2 years then i crashed hard, couldn't get out of bed.

Condition: Major Depressive Disorder
11/2/2014 3:51:57 PM

Reviewer: Happy?, 35-44 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
I was suffering from depression where I cried daily at the drop of a hat. I feared losing my job, my home- My depression was debilitating. My doctor started my at half a 10mg pill daily and then went to 10mgs per day after two weeks. And there I stayed. I felt better almost instantly. The crying stopped the very day I started taking it. The hopelessness, anxiety and anger stopped within days. I ha ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Major Depressive Disorder
10/26/2014 3:21:53 PM

Reviewer: medmama, 35-44 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
When i first started taking this medicine I felt great, abnormally great. I was on a high, it wasn't the mid-range normal i was looking for but a vast improvement from the 24-7 cry fest. That went away after a couple weeks. I couldn't take the medication at night because it made it where i couldn't sleep so i take it in the morning and it serves the purpose of a cup of coffee. I really ... Show Full Comment

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