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Condition: Additional Medications to Treat Depression
7/7/2008 6:29:59 PM

Reviewer: sandiwaters, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
This med helped racing thoughts and gave me peace of mind, but I am diabetic and it raised my blood sugar really high and now we can not get my blood sugar levels back to normal. ASK YOUR DR> ABOUT THIS IF YOU ARE DIABETIC!!!

Condition: Additional Medications to Treat Depression
7/3/2008 10:13:04 PM

Reviewer: ghoff, 35-44 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
Currently on 5 mg of abilify with 200 mg of lamictal. I have noticed a difference in my mood and my ability to handle stress. My energy level has increased but does make me sleepy so I take at night. Recently stopped taking it for 2 weeks thinking it was causing weight gain but have started back since I am starting to feel anxious again. Helps with my mind racing and worrying about every little th ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Additional Medications to Treat Depression
6/26/2008 3:32:27 PM

Reviewer: fawnlt, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I've been on ability for approx. 3 months. I have been diagnosed with depression w/suicidal ideations and recently with mood disorder at the very least or bi-polar at the very most. While this drug is not perfect, I am not angry as much. When you first go on it or if your dosage increases, I became anxious and needed to move around more. After being on the dosage for 3 wks, I then return to no ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Additional Medications to Treat Depression
6/21/2008 10:20:03 PM

Reviewer: 35-44 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
just started ambilify a a couple of weeks ago....i have more energy but i can not seem to concentrate very well. i jump from one thing to another...i am trying stratera with it now but it makes me very tired....anybody hvae any advice? i need to loose weight but dont know how to do it and be bi-polar and be on meds

Condition: Additional Medications to Treat Depression
6/3/2008 10:07:39 PM

Reviewer: 35-44 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
i have just started ambilify after trying lamictal for a month, lamictal was terrible i cried at the drop of a hat. ambilify with 20 mg of lexapro, 1mg colonapem,and 200mg seraquel seem to be working great so far. i havent had any energy in 3 yrs. and have gained 120 pounds in the past trying all these other drugs you usually have to go thru to find the right mix. hopefully i have found my mix of ... Show Full Comment

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