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Condition: Other
2/13/2008 11:52:28 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
Sleep. After 2 years of insomia and trying everything including lunesta and ambien for sleep finally a new doctor prescribed this. It started helping me immediately. It has taken a few months to build up to a high enough dose to help me sleep all night but I feel blessed to sleep the 5-6 hours that I do get.

Condition: Other
2/9/2008 3:53:13 PM

Reviewer: jody1156, 45-54 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 2

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

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Condition: Other
2/6/2008 12:17:58 PM

Reviewer: Jarhead, 45-54 Male on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I take this for sleeping. Although I do suffer from Migraines. This knocks me out and helps when I'm in a cluster period with the Migraines. But you need to ensure you dont take this late at night if you got an early up schedule because it will make you drowsy. Get the sleep and no problems. Never knew it was an anti-depressant drug.

Condition: Other
1/30/2008 7:53:09 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Ok I have severe sleep deprevation From what i have read so far I am not so sure this treatment is for me I HAVE no depression disorders this medication sounds dangerous

Condition: Other
1/26/2008 3:57:04 AM

Reviewer: jimmy28031, 25-34 Male on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I take 50m at bed time for sleeping problems. I have been taking this med for about 3 years and have not had any of the bad side effects that some have stated here. The only two good side effects are I get more sleep and it helps with my back and hip pain. If I had read this before taking this drug, I would not have started it. But I have now learned that what works for some wont work for all. If ... Show Full Comment

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