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    Condition: Depression
    6/15/2014 9:38:16 AM

    Reviewer: Sassy1948, 65-74 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    They should put this in WATER. It saved my life. I took it when I went thru Memopause for 7 years. Now I take it because I went thru a tramatic Health scare and my surgeons said your going to start Prozac as I had been on it before. Depression and Anxiety from Coma, Cancer and surgeries...All that was in 2012 and I am on 40mg a day and I feel alive. No more bad dreams, no more depression or anxi ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Depression
    4/26/2014 1:11:03 AM

    Reviewer: Constance 2267, 25-34 Female 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 can't say enough about how much this drug has helped me with depression. I spent years in and out of deep depression. I was finally diagnosed with depression and PTSD and started Prozac at 20 mg then went up to 40. I Knew it was helping but I didn't fully realize how much until I forgot to take it tir about 5 days. Then I started to feel the hopeless feeling I get with depression and I h ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Depression
    10/3/2013 12:11:04 PM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    I have just started taking this drug and I seem to like it so far but I also take tramadol for back pain can I take the 2 medicines together or will it be harmful for me

    Condition: Depression
    10/7/2010 7:12:03 PM

    Reviewer: Prairie Mom, 13-18 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Caregiver)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 1

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    My 14 yr old daughter was on daily Prozac and then switched to weekly--I thought remembering to take it would improve, and that was easier, I only had to tell her once a week. But after about four weeks, it was like she was taking nothing; she became depressed, suicidal and cut on her arms. It took another couple of weeks to figure out it was the weekly Prozac causing this change. I got her swi ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Depression
    6/7/2009 2:58:52 PM

    Reviewer: 45-54 Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 3

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    I ended up losing my husband. My libido was nonexistant. No sex drive at all.

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