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Condition: Depression
10/7/2012 6:46:49 AM

Reviewer: builderboy, 55-64 Male on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
It has been working well but has to be adjusted in the fall due to the SAD that goes along with the lack of winter day light.

Condition: Depression
8/25/2012 4:47:02 PM

Reviewer: 55-64 Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
I was Taking Lexapro for 5 years and doing great, 2 months ago I was change to this egneric lexapro, and slowly I had becoming depress again. I can't find another reason?

Condition: Depression
8/7/2012 9:27:30 AM

Reviewer: mikemac, 55-64 on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
After taking Lexapro sucssesfuly for several years, I was switched to this generic to save money. With poor results. Used this generic for 2.5 months and relized I was slowly becoming depressed again. I was surprised as I have take other generics and have not noticed any difference from the original manufacture.

Condition: Depression
8/4/2012 12:13:12 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
It took around 5 weeks before the total effect kick in..and did it kick in! Helping me thru death and divorce. Thank God for my doctor for putting me on it. Was reluctant to take at first. Cleared my foggy head, confusing, lost weight, able to deal with one problem at a time, putting life in perspective. Sex drive, well, sex is overated anyway, have had somewhat of a decrease but thats due to ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Depression
7/17/2012 12:15:39 PM

Reviewer: Hotrod, 35-44 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
I have been taking this drug for about 3 weeks now and it works great for the depression but I have no sex drive at all now and am wondering if there are any alternatives.

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