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    Condition: Bipolar Depression
    2/20/2008 3:20:07 PM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    i wonder if anyone has had a similar case to mine. been on lamictal since july, up to 200mg on lamictal and 10gm of lexapro. at first the lamictal seemed to work great, but now it seems to subside. we to the shrink yesterday and told me to cut back on the lexapro to 5mg. i dont really think the lexapro is doing anything for me, but he told me in my case, its the best combination. i also had a ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Bipolar Depression
    2/19/2008 6:11:36 PM

    Reviewer: 19-24 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 3

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    It has been very hard for me to find a medacine to help with all that comes with my condition untill i was put in lithium carbonate er to stabalize my mood.. with bipolar disorder you need another medacine to counter balance so he also put me on lamictal. they work great together. my mania has been gone and my dapression is gone as well. I highly recamend these two drugs for anyone...

    Condition: Bipolar Depression
    2/17/2008 2:53:00 PM

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    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 2

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 2

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    Condition: Bipolar Depression
    2/14/2008 3:00:57 PM

    Reviewer: 25-34 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 4

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    Condition: Bipolar Depression
    2/6/2008 4:07:19 PM

    Reviewer: mark h, 45-54 Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    i have been taking lemictal since july, started with 25mg, now taking 200mg, along with 10 mg of lexapro. not sure if the lexapro works, tried going off it, no better, no worst. it seems to work when it wants to. i seem to feel better overall. does anyone out there take anything else besides the lexapro that works better. the dr. told me to stay on the lexapo, he is a firm believer of the le ... Show Full Comment

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