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Condition: Other
11/1/2009 4:09:36 PM

Reviewer: ksherry, 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:
I just lost my father in a very violent motorcycle accident & cant get any sleep because every time I close my eyes to try to go to sleep, I have mental images replaying over & over in my mind. Doc is upping my dose of xanax which I already take 1mg 4 times a day & Im picking up my first script for the doxepin 25 mg today to start taking once at night. Hope it will help & wanted to ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Other
9/4/2009 11:29:36 AM

Reviewer: doxepin hydrochloride capsules, 55-64 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
sleep

Condition: Other
9/2/2009 6:47:59 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
I have found that this medication has worked for me to an extent. for about one month Doxepin has assisted me with sleep unfortunatley due to my gastritis I have had acid reflux during my sleep and have awaken with fluid flowing from my nose, I had to discontinue the treatment. I found that with stoppage of the medication and taken gatril medication the reflux has subsided

Condition: Other
8/18/2009 1:15:36 PM

Reviewer: Lisa0402, 35-44 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
I was prescribed this drug for chronic insomnia,100mg. After reading all the reviews,I feel frustrated because this has not help me sleep. My Dr. put me on sonata, along with this to help my insomnia but I still have a hard time falling asleep. I have chronic pain and have had two neck surgeries so I have been on a lot of strong meds. I think I have a high tolerance to most meds. All this med has ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Other
7/21/2009 10:13:45 PM

Reviewer: 25-34 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
I was prescribed doxepin for insomia. I have taken 3 other prescribed meds for insomia and did not work. I have been taking doxepin for 4 days now. The 1st day after taking the 1st dose, I was real shakey, off balanced, really sleepy, dizzy, light headed, thirsty and hungry! I'm still real hungry and I'm eating a lot. I sleep about 4-5 hours now (was 2-3) and real drowsey in the mornings. ... Show Full Comment

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