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Condition: Bipolar I Disorder with Most Recent Episode Mixed
3/15/2009 2:33:39 AM

Reviewer: Recovery, 35-44 Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I have been BiPolar for ten years and hace a cocaine addiction. I have tried depakote, Invega and Geodone. I am having the best results with Geodon till date. No manic episodes and little depression and have been able to stay clean.

Condition: Bipolar I Disorder with Most Recent Episode Mixed
3/6/2009 10:32:23 AM

Reviewer: amydorothy, 25-34 Female on Treatment for 5 to less than 10 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I have been on Geodon for 6 years. It was hard to deal with at first because it makes you really sleepy if you do not eat with it. I still get tired and take naps since I take it twice a day (and most people take it after supper). But overall it has stopped my panic attacks. I havent had one since I started it after my daughter was born. I think it is a great med for bi-polar patients mainly ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Bipolar I Disorder with Most Recent Episode Mixed
11/4/2008 10:44:33 AM

Reviewer: muggzie399, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
It helps with my over all mental state.

Condition: Bipolar I Disorder with Most Recent Episode Mixed
8/21/2008 11:21:14 PM

Reviewer: Ladpinky, 35-44 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
Taking 40 mg of Geodon once a day for three years for Bipolar Disorder with no side effects. Previously took Neurontin and it caused weight gain.

Condition: Bipolar I Disorder with Most Recent Episode Mixed
8/4/2008 10:31:50 AM

Reviewer: book, 45-54 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 2

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

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