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

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Condition: Depression
3/18/2008 8:19:02 PM

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Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
This medicine worked horribly for me. I didn't feel any better and it made me gain tons of weight. My doctor didn't believe me when I told her that I gained between 10 - 15 pounds in 2 months because of this medicine she told me that it was my eating habits. As soon as I started seeing another doctor and switched medications (which I was then told that this medication is mainly used for an ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Depression
3/16/2008 3:10:36 AM

Reviewer: 35-44 Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Caregiver)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I started prozac a year ago. Before, I was mean to everyone around me. No one could get along with me. Wanted to just walk into the woods and disappear or worse. Now I am happy with my marriage, job and parents. My family thinks it is the best thing I every did for myself and others.

Condition: Depression
3/14/2008 8:00:37 PM

Reviewer: Bipolaronu, 25-34 Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
This medication has been very helpful I can concentrate better my memory has come back I am reading books again I am getting stuff done I can go on and on its just a great med so far.

Condition: Depression
3/14/2008 5:14:03 PM

Reviewer: 25-34 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 been on the generic Prozac for 4 years now. It changed my life. I finally felt like myself again after many years of not knowing what was wrong. I started out on 20 mg, then increased to 40 mg. Just a few side effects - night sweats and a little decrease in sex drive. Also, lost 35#, which was great! I have been very pleased, but now I am pregnant and will be switching to Wellb ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Depression
3/7/2008 2:31:46 PM

Reviewer: 39 yr old male, 35-44 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I had to stop taking this drug after two weeks because it was causing severe dizziness. I could not concentrate at all and it was very disturbing. Interestingly, I had no side effects for the first week. It was the second week when the dizziness started, and it just would not stop. I think it hit me once the drug built up in my system. I thought side effects would occur as soon as I started takin ... Show Full Comment

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