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Reason for taking: Depression
3/3/2014 5:49:00 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
At first it was alright. I was taking two 300mg a day. After the third day I got a headache and dizzy. Didn't like the way it made me feel. I cut down to one a day but still was getting headaches. Will be stopping it!

Reason for taking: Depression
2/25/2014 1:39:55 PM

Reviewer: 25-34 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Consumer)

Brand Product: Other

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Took St. Johns wort as directed on supplement bottle for two weeks. I understand for most people the side effects are non-existent or minimal. However, I felt worse. More depressed, racing intrusive thoughts. I stopped taking it after 2 weeks. Will not be trying this again. Herbal doesn't mean safe or without effects...

Reason for taking: Depression
2/12/2014 5:43:25 PM

Reviewer: 25-34 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Consumer)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
Have taken SJW for 8 months to improve my mood and decrease anxiety. Years ago had been treated for depression with anti-depressants but wanted to try a natural option. Slowly went up from 1 - 325 mg pill to 3 pills/day. Took about 6 weeks to truly notice an improvement, then backed off to taking 1 - 325 mg. for about 4 months, which worked well enough. Winter became more difficult so have been ta ... Show Full Comment

Reason for taking: Depression
2/4/2014 11:15:43 PM

Reviewer: SARA, 45-54 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
THIS IS A MIRACLE HERB IN ITSELF. IF YOU HAVE ANY SIDE EFFECT FROM IT, ITS BECAUSE YOU ARE TAKING SOMETHING ELSE. I HAVE THE WORST SIDE EFFECTS FROM EVERYTHING BUT NOT SJW, I NO LONGER HAVE ANXIETY OR ATLEAST IT IS 90% GONE. I SLEEP AT NIGHT NOW AND I AM FINALLY HAPPY FOR A CHANGE. BUT...DO NOT TAKE TO MUCH OR IT MAKES YOU FEEL LIKE CRAP, LIKE SAY IF YOU TAKE IT, YOU HAVE TO LAY DOWN AND SLEEP OR ... Show Full Comment

Reason for taking: Depression
1/28/2014 1:07:27 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
Was sick of the weight gain and PSSD I get from the usual antidepressants. This started working in 24 hours. Makes me feel fantastic. No side effects so far.

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