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Condition: Major Depressive Disorder
12/24/2013 4:16:05 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I am going through a very rough time in my life and realized the need for an antidepressant. I have taken Zoloft years ago so knew what to expect. Viibyrd surprised me though, it started working for me within a few hours of taking my first pill. I think it must be the effects on the 5HTP that makes the difference. Almost immediately I stopped crying and haven't since taking it. I only have th ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Major Depressive Disorder
12/23/2013 7:55:16 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I was on Zoloft for years but it stopped working. Tried other drugs but they had bad side effects or didn't work. Doctor gave me starter pack of Viibryd and by 2nd week I could tell mood was improved. Side effects didn't seem to bad at first and I got a prescription for the 40 mg dose. Then started having problems:incontinence at night (had to wear a diaper to bed!), extreme pain in legs, ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Major Depressive Disorder
12/22/2013 4:25:51 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
Two days into the starter pack I could feel a sense of relief. Found that I needed to take it in the morning as it was disrupting my sleep, which continued each time I increased the dosage. The disruption would last about 2-3 nights, then back on track. I maxed out at 20 mg as I found 40 mg to pull me down and aske the Dr. to lower the dose to 20 mg. Am still leveling out, but am able to be mo ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Major Depressive Disorder
12/21/2013 7:38:38 PM

Reviewer: rosie, 65-74 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
this medication has caused me to be very very tired to the point where i have very low motivation

Condition: Major Depressive Disorder
12/12/2013 12:18:24 PM

Reviewer: SJS329, 45-54 Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I was on Celexa for depression, weened off due to thinking I was cured. I was drug free / med free over a year and again became depressed. My Dr. chose to give me the starter pack of Viibryd and felt so much better within 3 days. I have been cutting my pills into 10mgs and didn't feel the need to increase the dosage. With the holidays approaching I have been depressed. I went to my Dr. and he ... Show Full Comment

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