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    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

    Condition: Bipolar Depression
    8/6/2016 7:11:49 AM

    Reviewer: China, 35-44 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    Lithium is the reason I believe I am still alive. I had tried committing suicide three times. I swallowed an entire bottle of tricyclics which should have killed me. I was so desperate after medications didn't work that I was considering electroshock therapy. On the third day of taking Lithium I could physically feel something change in my brain. Like a switch turning on. My crippling de ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Bipolar Depression
    6/23/2016 11:36:23 AM

    Reviewer: jaylee, 25-34 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    I have been on this medication for a week in combonation with prozac and adderrall, and I can honestly say that I have never ever felt better. I can only hope that my mood and my control over my emotions and impulses continue to get better.

    Condition: Bipolar Depression
    5/2/2016 12:37:36 PM

    Reviewer: Icare4u2, 25-34 on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    Lithium is a great medication, however, I got a few of the side effects that it says you MAY receive while taking this drug. I first started taking this and felt great within a few days! I then started the hand trembling and then very slowly started to see a change in my vision. I noticed that I would get like quick flashes of light or one eye would go blank. I told my doctor and he removed me fro ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Bipolar Depression
    7/29/2015 10:45:16 PM

    Reviewer: Me908, 55-64 Male on Treatment for 10 years or more (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    I have been using Lithium for almost 30 years now with great results. I shudder to think what life would be like without it. Unfortunately, I'm brand-sensitive. That is, I do not respond to just any brand of the drug that my pharmacy is pushing at the moment. I only respond to Lithobid made by Sandoz. I have picked up some moderate hand trembling as the years have gone by, but other than that, ... Show Full Comment

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