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Condition: Bipolar Depression
9/24/2009 6:08:21 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
No manic episodes. After taking Lamictal for 18 months I know it's helped and hasn't caused the weight gain I had when I took Geodon. Initially, Lamictal caused terrible insomnia when I took it at night. If I took it in the morning, I vomited. My doctor then precribed trazodone, to be taken at night with the Lamictal, which helps with sleep. I've even been reducing the trazodone and ca ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Bipolar Depression
9/16/2009 5:01:22 AM

Reviewer: claudia, 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:
became very sick dizzy vomiting passout and crying none stop and very angery

Condition: Bipolar Depression
9/11/2009 2:53:48 PM

Reviewer: 45-54 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
Been on 200 mg for 3 weeks and the only side effect has been vivid dreams. I did find if I take the 2nd dose early evening the dreams are not as bad. Over all this is working for me, other than I don't seem to talk as much. ( :

Condition: Bipolar Depression
8/30/2009 1:58:09 PM

Reviewer: 35-44 Female (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

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Condition: Bipolar Depression
8/26/2009 2:50:39 PM

Reviewer: 19-24 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
been on this drug for 7 weeks..no difference in how i feel..not to happy about the constant explosive diahrea.

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