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Reason for taking: Depression
1/16/2010 11:33:05 PM

Reviewer: None, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Consumer)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I started on St. John's as an alternative to rx anti-depressants. It also eases my many aches and pains, has regulated my sleep pattern, and I find myself smoking less. My energy level has increased and I feel genuinely happy and positive. I was taking Cymbalta, ran out and went through the worst withdrawals I have ever experienced; and I have gone through my fair share. Together with reducing ... Show Full Comment

Reason for taking: Depression
1/15/2010 1:54:38 AM

Reviewer: 19-24 Male on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Consumer)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I have always had a problem with stress, anxiety. and depression. I have taken St. John's Wort before and stop. I fell into a spiral of depression and almost took my life. So I started the treatment again and I feel better than I have ever felt. I would strongly recommend St. John's Wort. Thank you for saving my life.

Reason for taking: Depression
1/10/2010 4:21:10 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
My mother suggested taking it, citing that my sister had improved her own mood with the herb. Overall, my experience has been overwhelmingly good. It doesn't eliminate my bad days, but it takes the edge off. The darkness is a little brighter when I take my St. John's Wort, and for me that's reason enough to keep taking it. Anything to avoid those dark days of seemingly endless pain ... Show Full Comment

Reason for taking: Depression
12/21/2009 11:39:22 PM

Reviewer: annak, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Consumer)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
This has worked better for me than any anti depressive drug. No side effects. Creates a positive mood and feeling of well being! Takes about 4-5 weeks to built up in your system to feel full effect. After about 6 months go off it for a month and then go back on it if you need to.

Reason for taking: Depression
12/8/2009 3:04:48 PM

Reviewer: JNL, 19-24 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Consumer)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I started taking adderall this year without the knowledge that it majorly depletes your body of serotonin. I started experiencing extreme anxiety and depression. It was the scariest time of my life. I started taking 300 mg of St. Johns wort and 100 mg of 5-HTP three times a day and it has literally saved my life. I don't have anymore anxiety and my depression has diminished. I quit adderall 3 ... Show Full Comment

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