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Condition: Major Depressive Disorder
9/29/2007 9:31:08 PM

Reviewer: 45-54 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
Could feel effects within 4 days. Beleive it is the best of the 7 or so drugs I have tried for depression.

Condition: Major Depressive Disorder
9/28/2007 8:52:50 PM

Reviewer: Denise, 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:
Used for several years. Have been out for about one week and feel very light headed, dizzy when standing. Is this normal when not taking on a regular basis?

Condition: Major Depressive Disorder
9/28/2007 12:35:16 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
Through Christian counseling, lots of prayers, and this amazing drug, I have my life back...God bless the makers of Cymbalta!!!

Condition: Major Depressive Disorder
9/27/2007 9:21:24 AM

Reviewer: higgincm, 25-34 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:
I have tried several different medications, Prozac, Lexapro, Zoloft, & Wellbutrin. For the drugs that did work, their success did not last for more than 9 months. With Cymbalta, I have been able to remain on it for over a year without it 'no longer working'. If you are just beginning ANY depression medication make sure to tell your doctor if you still don't feel better. It may not ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Major Depressive Disorder
9/27/2007 2:18:59 AM

Reviewer: foxymama40, 35-44 Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I was started on this drug in January 2006 for treatment of major depressive disorder and chronic pain. I found it very effective for over a year, but in the past few months I seem to be having a relapse of symptoms, not sure if my dose needs to be increased or I have "peaked" on this treatment..

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