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Condition: Depression
5/11/2014 7:57:49 AM

Reviewer: 75 or over Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:

Condition: Depression
5/10/2014 10:31:53 AM

Reviewer: Angie04, 25-34 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
I have been taking Lexapro 10 mg the last 3 weeks, but don't feel many results. When will it start to work?

Condition: Depression
5/6/2014 5:57:26 PM

Reviewer: 19-24 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
19yo female, took Lexapro for 2 weeks, the entire second week I was in a constant state of being suicidal... it made me 100x more depressed than I already was, and it was bad in the first place. The second week was one of the worst of my life. I was a lifeless zombie. Take this medication very seriously.

Condition: Depression
4/30/2014 2:43:40 PM

Reviewer: 45-54 Female on Treatment for 5 to less than 10 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:

Condition: Depression
4/30/2014 1:06:22 AM

Reviewer: anthdew, 25-34 Male on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
I took Lexapro 20mg/day for OCD, GAD, Anxiety, and mild depression. I have tried most anti-depressants out there and this is defiantly one of the better ones. I have found that benzos like Xanax work better and you don't want to take this medication with any benzo because it will come with severe side effects but if you want to try an antidepressants I would suggest trying this one first.

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