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Condition: Depression
2/20/2009 9:11:37 PM

Reviewer: jf 43, 35-44 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
i feel better exceptfor the loss of sex drive

Condition: Depression
2/10/2009 10:48:44 PM

Reviewer: hingis, Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I have BPD and severe mood disorder, not to mention depression, suicidal ideation and PMDD. After I tried Zoloft for more than 2 month, I still had unbearable nausea. Shrink stopped me on Zoloft and put me on this. I felt great in the first week without the uncontrollable crazy mood and nauseous feeling...just a bit of insomnia and huge lost interest in sex. OK with hubby as he doesn't want me ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Depression
1/7/2008 7:52:37 PM

Reviewer: 13-18 Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
It caused me to have SSRI discontinuation syndrome

Condition: Depression
11/12/2007 12:55:29 PM

Reviewer: 25-34 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
Insomnia in the first month, huge loss in sex drive.

Condition: Depression
10/25/2007 2:50:14 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I was on 90 mg. Paxil/day for 10 yrs. for MDD. It was effective, but only at that mega-dose. I tried to transition to Cymbalta which proved effective only at like mega-dosage so I reverted to Paxil. A year ago I transitioned to Lexapro at 10 mg./day with great success. The sexual side effects are GREATLY reduced. My suicidal depression has not reared its head. The weltanschauung that makes me w ... Show Full Comment

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