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    Condition: Other
    5/9/2014 8:12:56 PM

    Reviewer: DEPLIN, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

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    Condition: Other
    4/15/2014 5:00:00 PM

    Reviewer: Christina Quill, R.N., 55-64 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 3

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 3

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 3

    Comment:
    I was taking Deplin for depression. Don't know if it helped or not. Just the thought of taking something that could help me feel better, helped me feel a little brighter. Placebo effect? Don't know. Outrageously expensive. Had to pay $376.00 for a 3 month supply, and that was WITH a PDR card discount. I can't afford that, again. Tasted like fish oil to me. Decided to just take ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Other
    4/15/2014 1:48:26 PM

    Reviewer: Amy, 45-54 Female 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 diagnosed with kidney damage (UPJ), very extensive blood work found high homocysteine levels and MThFr. My doctor recommended Deplin in addition to the Wellbutrin that I have taken for years. What a difference! First month in years that I haven't felt depressed or some level of dispare even though I've had to go through a very difficult reconstructive kidney operation. I wish that ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Other
    2/20/2014 7:33:00 PM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 1

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 2

    Comment:
    I have read about 50 reviews and to my surprise, there is no mention of WHY Deplin is prescribed to a patient with depression. The biochemistry is complicated, but to make a long story short, I offer the following. Folate is a B vitamin that is a co-enzyme the body uses to manufacture neurotransmitters (eg serotonin, norepinephrine, dopamine) in the brain. A deficiency in these neurotransmitter ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Other
    2/12/2014 11:30:23 AM

    Reviewer: horsegril25, 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 was on Deplin, then put on the generic brand and I starting going down hill. I had a huge melt down on Saturday. I got put back on the brand name.

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