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Condition: Additional Medications to Treat Depression
4/1/2009 2:16:17 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
Follow-up from my 2 previous posts:On Abilify 2.5 mg for 3 weeks now and never felt better mentally or physically. Any side effects (slight nausea, some nervousness w/ insomnia) have all resolved. I am now able to take in the morning w/ no problem and feel great all day. Lots of energy and motivation. Have not gained weight. Perhaps my success is due to the low dose, i.e., just enough to be effect ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Additional Medications to Treat Depression
3/29/2009 10:51:10 AM

Reviewer: NJGal, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
I am completly torn about my treatment with Abilify. While it has worked beautifully, I have gained an average of 6 pounds per month, now up to 50 pounds! I have to make a decision about this soon as the added weight is not good for my health.

Condition: Additional Medications to Treat Depression
3/28/2009 7:42:26 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
I'm disappointed that I have to stop taking this medication because it has helped with my depression in a very short time. However, I've developed the worst allergic reaction- my whole face is swollen, red, and itching- my dr described me as a pumpkin! Now it's moving down my neck. I'm loaded with steroids to try to stop the reaction. Too bad.

Condition: Additional Medications to Treat Depression
3/27/2009 7:37:34 PM

Reviewer: nureap01, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
has caused weight gain.

Condition: Additional Medications to Treat Depression
3/27/2009 11:50:29 AM

Reviewer: Ethlene, 55-64 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 more clamer

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