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    Condition: Additional Medications to Treat Depression
    7/13/2008 3:03:32 AM

    Reviewer: beachdreamer, 45-54 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 4

    Comment:
    At first I didnt understand why i was so dizzy upon standing. A few times I fell down. I am more careful now !!

    Condition: Additional Medications to Treat Depression
    7/6/2008 5:03:56 PM

    Reviewer: 35-44 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 2

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 2

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 2

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    Condition: Additional Medications to Treat Depression
    6/6/2008 4:17:53 PM

    Reviewer: skids, 25-34 Male on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 3

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    This is my second review for this medication. I have a love hate relationship with Zyprexa. I love what it does for my OCD making it very manageable along with improving my depression. Zoloft stopped doing the job by itself and this was added. That being said, I hate the 40 pound weight gain (now 100 pounds overweight), high cholesterol (never a problem before), and high blood sugar (never a prob ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Additional Medications to Treat Depression
    3/28/2008 7:07:53 PM

    Reviewer: Anonymous, 35-44 Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 4

    Comment:
    When I was very depressed, I couldn't sleep at night because my mind kept going and I would hear voices. This helped me sleep and helped the voices go away. The only thing, I gained weight, but, to me it was worth it.

    Condition: Additional Medications to Treat Depression
    3/19/2008 2:20:52 AM

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    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    This worked well for me, after trying many other anti-depressants. It did cause constant weight gain and I slept great while taking it. I weaned myself off it after a year of use (because of weight gain) and went thru the worst depression I've ever had.

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