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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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