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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of Abilify Oral.

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Condition: Additional Medications to Treat Depression
4/17/2009 10:01:33 AM

Reviewer: bigdog65, 35-44 Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
For the most part it has helped along with Cymbalta, but the side effects out weigh the benefits so I quit taking it. I still get tension in my jaw area and it gives me headaches. I take Trazodone to help me sleep, but still have trouble. After reading some of these other reviews I'm going to cut the dosage down from 10mg to 5mg and see how that works.

Condition: Additional Medications to Treat Depression
4/17/2009 4:31:28 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 2

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I had very bad side effects with this medication. Involuntary muscler spasms and very blurred vision. Took it for only a week and after three days off abilify I'm still not back to normal,

Condition: Additional Medications to Treat Depression
4/15/2009 7:45:43 PM

Reviewer: britusUT, 35-44 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Caregiver)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
My pre-teen daughter who is Bi-Polar with ADD went through many different meds and was put on Abilify. The drug was great at evening out her mood however she gained over 30lbs in 2 months. I really gave her an appetite.

Condition: Additional Medications to Treat Depression
4/15/2009 3:07:48 PM

Reviewer: luckyman8185, 45-54 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
Over the past couple of years have had a couple of relationships that ended badly. The last one ended when my girlfriends ex murdered their children. That's when it all came crashing in on me. The Cymbalta and Wellbutrin weren't keeping up. Emotional all the time, didn't want to be alive. Have been on Abilify (2 mg) for a week and feel like a new man. No nausea or tiredness. It' ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Additional Medications to Treat Depression
4/15/2009 2:48:57 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
This only reason that I gave Abilify such a low rating is only because I "just" started taking the medication. I am on my second day so far...so I think that it's a little too soon to tell whether it works or not for me. To those of you who are having troubles with sleeping at night, you should talk to your doctor and see if he/she will prescribe you some Ambien or Lunesta. I was ... Show Full Comment

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