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    Condition: Major Depressive Disorder
    5/29/2016 5:44:37 PM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    I encourage everyone to read ALL the reviews before making a judgement on the effectiveness of Fetzima. I have been on dozens of meds for my depression since I was 13 and this one has been the least intrusive in my life. Am I a normal happy person now? NO! But I can finally see myself getting there AND I am no longer suicidal, angry, hoarding, hospitalized, crying, stuck in my house or feeling the ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Major Depressive Disorder
    5/15/2016 9:24:32 AM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 2

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    I was put on Fetzima after 25 years of other depression meds. I began with the starter pack and within a couple weeks was on 120 mg. for MDD. It seemed to be working good for a few weeks. Then I realized something was just all wrong. I was having suicidal thoughts every day....and cried at least ten times every day. I had evil thoughts in my head and thought everyone was against me. I stopped ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Major Depressive Disorder
    3/22/2016 1:20:55 PM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 3

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 3

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 2

    Comment:
    I have had side effects of extreme lethargy and, oddly, itching all over that feels like it starts from the insde. On the upside, I can really feel an improvement in mood and general well being. This is very new, after years of taking antidepressants.

    Condition: Major Depressive Disorder
    3/7/2016 3:42:06 PM

    Reviewer: Woeful Patient , 13-18 on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 1

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 1

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    My time with this drug was a nightmare, I had hot flashes almost everytime I went anywhere or stepped into a different room, I haven't taken it for a week and I'm STILL getting them. They're getting worse aswell the flashes are so bad they get painful and very itchy, the pain comes from not scratching and it feels like being thrown into a pit of needles. So a word from the wise STAY AW ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Major Depressive Disorder
    1/23/2016 7:26:35 PM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 1

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    I tried Fetzima when my prior anti-depressant stopped working, and the results were horrible. My depression symptoms increased drastically; I was much worse off than previously. I don't remember how long I was on the Fetzima, but I believe it was only for a few weeks. I know doctors say you're supposed to give it time to work, but I wasn't willing to take that risk.

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