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    Condition: Depression
    8/2/2017 10:52:05 AM

    Reviewer: Gab, 19-24 on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 4

    Comment:
    It was probably just a placebo effect, but I noticed a different within the first two weeks! No, this drug won't make your forever elated, but it has made my life a LOT better. In fact, I don't know what I would have done without it. There are still moments were I feel slightly down, but nothing in comparison to before. The only bad side effects I had were mild headaches for first few mont ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Depression
    5/17/2017 12:56:29 AM

    Reviewer: Cajungal328, 35-44 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:
    Hi, I am a 41 year old female with diagnosed depression. In the last 3 years I have had some negative life events happen that turned me into an emotional rollercoaster. I would be fine one minute then burst into tears for the smallest reason, get bouts of anger and fall into depressive funk for days at a time, have melt downs in public, etc. My GP prescribed me this medication 3 years ago, es ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Depression
    3/10/2017 5:55:38 PM

    Reviewer: Not giving up. , 25-34 on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 2

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 2

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 2

    Comment:
    I started at 10mg's and didn't really notice much after the first 2 months but sexual side effects. Those Kinda passed, it has got better. My doctor upped me to 20mg 3weeks ago and I'm starting to notice a little difference, just not as good as I was expecting to. I still have off/bad days regularly just not as often. I've heard this is a great med but really haven't noticed a ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Depression
    6/8/2016 11:54:49 AM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 4

    Comment:
    I've been taking this med for 3 weeks. First week I only noticed a minimal difference but it takes time to take affect. After upping the dose, then I saw a good change. I still worry or stress but it's not overwhelming and I don't go into a weepy, depressed spiral. I also noticed that I don't have that "I hate my life/I want to die" mantra in my head. There are side effec ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Depression
    9/17/2015 7:40:58 AM

    Reviewer: Naive Victim, 19-24 Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 1

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    While on the drug experienced sexual dysfunction, emotional blunting and anhedonia. Have discontinued Cipralex for 10 months now, but the sexual dysfunction HAS NOT GONE AWAY. Have died sexually, cannot experience sexual arousal, no attraction to women (or men), have anorgasmia, no more morning wood, penis stays flacid for weeks, cannot generate precum, cannot masturbate, have been celibate for 10 ... Show Full Comment

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