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Condition: Major Depressive Disorder
4/19/2014 4:58:59 PM

Reviewer: c.l.h., 65-74 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: 1

Comment:
It helped me stay alert. I started it after 18 months working for the right drugs and the right dosage. I was happier than I had ever been for years But one day after a VERY stressful incident I started to shake all over I was taken to the hospital given valium to stop the shaking. this continued until early morning. Now we are getting me off the viibryd as quickly as possible. my sym ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Major Depressive Disorder
4/19/2014 4:49:58 AM

Reviewer: 45-54 Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I have been on Viibrid now for six weeks, and I feel better than I have in a very long time. The one thing that my doctor told me was to ALWAYS take it on a full stomach for the first 4 weeks and it would help with some of the side effects. I have taken it a few times without eating and every time i did I was running to the bathroom all day the next day, and would have some dizzy spells along with ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Major Depressive Disorder
4/10/2014 2:16:48 PM

Reviewer: SilverSandy, 75 or over Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
Started Viibryd March 7, 2014 and 10mg eased my MDD immediately. As I titrated upwards not so much. At 40mg I realize I need to lower dosage back to either 20mg or 10mg due to various side effects such as dizzyness, shaking, tremor of head and hands, muscle cramps and some more crying. At 40mg this drug may be too powerful for my system. I do think it works great at lower dosages. At five we ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Major Depressive Disorder
4/9/2014 8:53:50 PM

Reviewer: MICHAELMELL, 55-64 Male on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I WAS ON PROZAC FOR OVER 20 YRS BUT I WAS IN A CLINICAL TRIAL FOR VIBRYD AND IT WAS GREAT. I HAVE CONTINUED WITH THIS FOR THE LAST 1 AND ONE HALF YEARS AND ONLY TAKE 20 MG DAILY IN MORN. THE BEST!

Condition: Major Depressive Disorder
3/31/2014 1:49:25 PM

Reviewer: 65-74 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Diarea,panic attacks, erictile dysfunction

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