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    Condition: Bipolar Depression
    7/16/2018 9:37:20 PM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

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    Current Rating: 5

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    Condition: Bipolar Depression
    6/27/2018 3:57:08 PM

    Reviewer: old psychologist, 75 or over Male on Treatment for 10 years or more (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

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    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    lithium made my depressions less frequent and less severe. It smoothed out my daily and seasonal mood gradient. I have had low side effects. In the last 3 years my kidneys weakened, but I am still taking a low dose, 150mg daily. The WebMD information grossly exaggerates the risk of "serotonin syndrome." Compared to anti-depressants, lithium has very little effect on serotonin levels. Fe ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Bipolar Depression
    2/18/2018 11:16:15 PM

    Reviewer: 19-24 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

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    Current Rating: 5

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    Current Rating: 5

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    Condition: Bipolar Depression
    4/17/2017 5:11:49 PM

    Reviewer: maybe later, 45-54 Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 3

    Comment:
    Been on Lithium for a month now,still have the side effects as my Doctor said. I feel more of having tremors then ever before. I do have a better outlook but I working with the side effects when does it subside ?? The drug is good to me some ways still gotta feel better about myself just seem to take time to work with the med.

    Condition: Bipolar Depression
    10/4/2016 1:55:12 AM

    Reviewer: Gonzo, 35-44 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 1

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    Well, my dr being the genius that he was left me on valium fot over two years...he would put you on a drug and just leave you in it...whether it worked or not. He put mr on alprazolam after the valium and you CANT go from valium to alprazolam and survive. I started getting wicked withdrawals and my idiot dr prescribed me lithium along with an old AD. Why I even took them in the first place is a my ... Show Full Comment

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