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Condition: Depression
11/2/2007 10:09:29 AM

Reviewer: 35-44 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I have tried many other anti-depressants, with this one, I can tell a big difference.

Condition: Depression
11/2/2007 9:48:28 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Is not as effective as Paxil. Switched from Paxil thinking Lexapro was safer since I want to get pregnant. I also experienced an adverse reactive and became noticably more depressed with more anxiety. Scared me enough to get off the product.

Condition: Depression
11/2/2007 9:42:06 AM

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Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:

Condition: Depression
11/1/2007 8:08:03 PM

Reviewer: Amanda, 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:
Helped with obsessive thinking but still having some anxiety on the introductory dose.

Condition: Depression
11/1/2007 4:05:42 PM

Reviewer: 2much2do!, 35-44 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
I have taken several antidepressents in my life time and I started after my last child when I knew I was in trouble with post pardom depression. I have been off them now for many years until just recently when a family crisis brought me to go back on them.I've been on Lexapro for 5 weeks now and when I first started, I was really tired, could barely work, alot of yawning, jaw clinching, NEVER ... Show Full Comment

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