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Condition: Major Depressive Disorder
1/17/2008 10:08:12 AM

Reviewer: 45-54 Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
This medication made me more agitated and tearful. I was on it for about 18 months and my depression worsened and I had uncontrolable crying episodes. It is VERY difficult to get off of. I have flu like symptoms, chills, nausea etc. since I have been trying to get off of Cymbalta. The symptoms come on suddenly and I have uncontrolable shaking and cold chills. I am very disapointed in this drug ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Major Depressive Disorder
1/15/2008 7:21:34 PM

Reviewer: tigereyes172003@yahoo.com, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I have been on the 60mg for about 4 months now and i was getting very mean and i really wanted to hurt my b/f cause of what he was saying to me as well..hurting me with his mouth mental abusing me as well..i now think i have to go back down to 40 mg from 60 mg..does this medicine make you gain weight after they put me on the 60 mg i was gaining weight please let meknow it does work but i think 60 ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Major Depressive Disorder
1/13/2008 12:19:34 AM

Reviewer: KCOSTELLO, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I HAVE MS. WAS ON EFFEXOR XL AND WAS SWEATING TO DEATH! NOW ON CYMBALTA AND I TAKE THE HIGHEST DOSAGE TWICE DAILY (YES I SWEAT BUT NOT AS MUCH AS BEFORE). CYMBALTA IS GREAT FOR ME AS I TAKE SHOTS, 17 MEDS PER DAY WITHOUT INTERACTIONS WITH OTHER DRUGS. QUESTION? OTHER PEOPLE HAVE BEEN COMMENTING ON "BRAIN ZAPS"..COULD SOMEONE EMAIL ME AND EXPLAIN WHAT THEY ARE? KCOSTELLO@CFL.RR.COM. I AL ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Major Depressive Disorder
1/12/2008 7:22:37 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:

Condition: Major Depressive Disorder
1/11/2008 12:03:52 PM

Reviewer: bina, 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: 1

Comment:
This is the only antidepresent that has worked for me but, it has killed my sex life 100%. I have tried everything that I can think of to enjoy sex from movies to vibrators no go so be careful with this drug

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