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Condition: Major Depressive Disorder
8/2/2014 3:48:47 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
For all of you reading all of the negative reviews. This medication worked for me. I am BiPolar and have had several back surgeries. I had a mental break an was hospitalized several months ago. Nothing was working, and believe me, the doctor's have tried everything! I am on 60mg now but the doc is about to raise it he said. Like some of the others said, the brand name worked better, gene ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Major Depressive Disorder
7/28/2014 8:56:39 PM

Reviewer: 45-54 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:

Condition: Major Depressive Disorder
7/27/2014 1:24:13 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
I have only taken this med for 3 days so I can't rate it's effectiveness or satisfaction as yet. My only concern at this time is the overwhelming dizziness and sleepiness the next morning. I do realize that it takes weeks before a psychotropic med settles in but would love someone else's experience with this drug. I am pretty much on my own with this because I go to a County Mental He ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Major Depressive Disorder
7/15/2014 2:33:29 PM

Reviewer: WMA311, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
THIS HAS INCREASED SWEATING TO A HORRIBLE DEGREE. I MAY NEED TO TRY SOMETHING ELSE.WILL DISCUSS WITH DOCTOR

Condition: Major Depressive Disorder
7/13/2014 9:52:54 AM

Reviewer: 75 or over Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
My depression has not improved and I have been on this medication for one week.

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