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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of Geodon IM.

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Condition: Other
7/20/2010 5:07:14 PM

Reviewer: Angela, 25-34 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Caregiver)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
One time IM use for acute anxiety/inability to cope following a witnessed selfinflicked gunshot wound to the head of spouse.

Condition: Other
12/13/2008 11:59:54 PM

Reviewer: Anna, 45-54 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Caregiver)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
My son (23 years old today)has been on it for 4 days taking 60 mg. in AM and 60 mg. PM. He just got off of Rispidole(it wasn't working for him and made him very hungry). and he started geodon and does nothing but sleep. The insurance company would not cover 3 pills a day (we were going to do 40 AM and 80 PM which would be 3 pills a day but we had no choice but to give him 60 and 60 which is o ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Other
10/13/2008 9:21:44 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
This was given to my 78 year old mother who had heart and breathing problems for many years documented in her medical history. Use of this drug I believe killed my mother. She was given only one injection to "calm" her at an emergency room.

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