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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.

Condition: Bipolar Depression
7/24/2009 10:03:15 PM

Reviewer: on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
WARNING: THIS MEDICINE CAUSES SEVERE INSOMNIA! I started this medicine 4 years ago and have suffered insomnia ever since. I was prescribed to take it at night. 3 years ago the insomnia became worse- lasting up to 4-5 days at a time. I NEVER SHUT DOWN - not even the following day. I tried everything on the market: behavioral modification (dark room, etc), all the drugs listed on this website for ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Bipolar Depression
7/19/2009 10:11:45 AM

Reviewer: opus, 55-64 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:
taking for approx 18months. feel calmer less stressed. feel it has caused me some short term memory loss and added to my forgetfulness, I need 'notes' to remember to read my 'notes'

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