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Condition: Depression
2/9/2008 1:20:19 AM

Reviewer: nicole1983, 25-34 Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I love this medicine. It's worked wonders for me. My whole attitude on life has done a complete 180!

Condition: Depression
2/8/2008 4:11:18 PM

Reviewer: 65-74 Female on Treatment for 5 to less than 10 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I used Prozac for 8 yrs for mild depression; very effective. Never manic or manic/depressive. In May 2007, took Mucinex DM for persistent cough. Began having double vision & manic symptoms. Later research revealed that DEXTROMETHORPHAN, a common ingredient in many over-the-counter cold products, can produce above side-effects in Prozac patients. Horrible experience. Don't find out the ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Depression
2/8/2008 10:23:36 AM

Reviewer:

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
Very effective with depression and anxiety.

Condition: Depression
2/4/2008 12:06:23 AM

Reviewer: mmdini, 25-34 Female

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
Started off with 40 mg, side affects were sweating, hands shaking. Told the doc this and was upped to 60 mg/day. The shaking and sweating got worse along with other symptoms. Got more agitated at work, but not so down at home. Have trouble completing my thoughts and am ditzy, was not like that before. i don't like it. Is there something else I should ask for or just give up meds?

Condition: Depression
2/3/2008 10:58:28 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 2

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
diarrhea & loss of appetite

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