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    Condition: Additional Medications to Treat Depression
    11/17/2016 2:31:00 PM

    Reviewer: 55-64 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 2

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 3

    Comment:
    just started taking this.how long does it take to notice changes and does it really work?

    Condition: Additional Medications to Treat Depression
    11/2/2016 10:03:31 AM

    Reviewer: Mn. Larry, 65-74 Male on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 1

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    Worked well, quelled my racing thoughts, settled me down, and improved my depression. Bi-Polar II disorder, have been on 200 mg of Lamotrigine for 5 years and Abilify was prescribed to help improve depression, enable me to try and improve only 4 hours of sleep at night, here comes the major part - BUT... Developed a compulsive gambling disorder! This med has ruined me financially! Then saw t ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Additional Medications to Treat Depression
    9/11/2016 5:34:33 AM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    Tried Every other medication and Nothing worked. Finally found Abilify and I am feeling great after 3 weeks. Very good medication. I take 10 mg a day once a day. Saved my Life!!!

    Condition: Additional Medications to Treat Depression
    8/14/2016 6:21:20 PM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 3

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 3

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    Initially, the ablify helped me dramatically. I have chronic major depression and Abilify was an addi med with an antidepressant. However after about one month, it lost its effectiveness. I have also gained 20 lbs.

    Condition: Additional Medications to Treat Depression
    7/25/2016 6:52:38 AM

    Reviewer: Amybee, 45-54 on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 4

    Comment:
    I realized how much Abilify has been helping me when I recently tried to taper off of it. I am on the bipolar spectrum, with mainly depression and some OCD symptoms. My obsessive, intrusive thoughts came racing back when I decreased the medication. I also got much more tired and had insomnia with the decrease. am not happy with side effects of 15 lb weight gain, increased cholesterol and a flat ef ... Show Full Comment

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