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Condition: Depression
3/9/2010 8:44:22 PM

Reviewer: Hopeful, 55-64 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 was going through a series off tragic events that all hit at the same time. This drug kept me from ending it all.

Condition: Depression
1/7/2010 7:51:40 AM

Reviewer: ISLAND GIRL, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
FOUND NO SEXUAL SIDE EFFECTS, WHICH IS GREAT >

Condition: Depression
11/20/2009 10:46:20 AM

Reviewer: mercymee, 45-54 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 had suffered with anxiety and depression for many years on and off. Then during a very difficult time I no longer could manage. I started taking this med. It took about 3 months before I received the full benefit. I was on this drug from 1994 until 2003 (I was afraid to go off of it). I have never gone back to depression and crippling anxiety like I had before taking imipramine. It is now ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Depression
10/19/2009 6:20:05 PM

Reviewer: 55-64 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:

Condition: Depression
7/26/2009 11:30:49 AM

Reviewer: homegirl, 45-54 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:
This is the only antidepressant that has ever worked for me. I have tried all of the SSRIs with negative result. I am currently on 75mg a day. I don't like the bad taste in my mouth or the sweating or constipation; however I am willing to deal with them. I take stool softener and drink lots of water, wear light clothing, and use breath mints/breath spray. I was very, very depressed. Imipramine ... Show Full Comment

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