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    Condition: Depression
    4/12/2009 6:26:14 PM

    Reviewer: sal, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 1

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 3

    Comment:
    Iam delighted to say it works for me but one of side effect makes me wonder if it is worth it sometime. I experience extreme nausa. Even when I take it as I go to sleep I sometime wake up wanting to vomit. I would love to find something that works well for the depression and not the nausia. I do not remember having this with the name brand Effexor but unfortunately our insurance will not cove the ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Depression
    3/11/2009 10:22:01 PM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 1

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 3

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    I took Effexor XR for 5 yrs and it worked great. Then started the generic venlafaxine ER. For weeks I was nauseated, sleepy, dizzy, and having headaches, this is the ONLY medication I take. So I can not tell you if it has helped my depression because I have been too sick to tell, because I am either having horrible headaches, vomiting, or I am asleep, not happy that is for sure. Called my dr today ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Depression
    3/11/2009 8:04:04 AM

    Reviewer: 25-34 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 3

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 1

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    This drug does work for treating depression. However, if you miss one dose, you WILL get withdrawal effects. If I miss a dose, I notice dizziness, muscle spasms, and mood swings. I wish my doctor would have tried a more mild medication instead of this stuff.

    Condition: Depression
    2/17/2009 12:28:33 AM

    Reviewer: momyhoggy, 65-74 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 2

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 1

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    dizziness

    Condition: Depression
    2/8/2009 11:40:03 PM

    Reviewer: rocklinjeff, 55-64 Male (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 3

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 4

    Comment:
    Just a warning. I accidently have been taking more than double the prescribed dose for the past week. I wondered why my vision was blurry to the point of not being able to read. I was having headaches, etc. My Dr. had changed my prescription from 1 150mg and 1 75mg a day to 3 75 mg per day. His instructions were unclear so I kept taking the 150mg as well. I've learned a valuable lesson t ... Show Full Comment

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