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    Condition: Depression
    8/23/2016 11:33:33 AM

    Reviewer: LIFE IS FOR LIVING, 55-64 Male 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:
    I probably was always prone to mild depression and the odd mood, but the strain of looking after my aged and ill father for about 4 years 24/7 took it's toll. As my wife said at times it was like treading on eggshells with me. I was put on 50mg of Sertraline and after a week or two I felt human and happy again. I came off the tablets last week after about 3 years (had tried after one but it ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Depression
    8/12/2016 1:31:16 AM

    Reviewer: Jennifer, 45-54 on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 3

    Comment:
    There is a difference between sertraline and Zoloft (generic vs. brand name). Not all sertraline manufacturers are the same. I take the one made by aurobindo. After taking it for over a year (after a 15 yr break from name brand Zoloft which didn't give me any trouble), I started waking up with severe anxiety a few mornings/week. I feel like something terrible is going to happen and had to take ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Depression
    2/15/2016 7:08:30 PM

    Reviewer: 55-64 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 taken this medication for 20 years. A dosage of 50 mgs daily. There are side effects, sleep disturbances and increased appetite but they are easier to cope with than the depression.

    Condition: Depression
    2/3/2016 9:06:42 AM

    Reviewer: 13-18 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 1

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 3

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    2 Days after I started, I felt worse. I was absolutely miserable, I had suicidal thoughts, no appetite, and I just wanted to sleep. No willpower, no strength, nothing. A week after I missed a dosage and the next day I felt so much better. I was happier and smiling and could actually eat. Overall, I absolutely hate it.

    Condition: Depression
    7/6/2015 6:07:40 PM

    Reviewer: chester, 65-74 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 1

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 3

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    In March, I mentioned to my MD that I was feeling slightly depressed. He prescribed Sertraline (Zoloft). Stopped after 5 days because of severe side effects (insomnia, diarrhea,nausea,headaches). Side effects stopped immediately. About a week later developed a rash, starting on torso, spreading from chin to ankles. In next week or 2 developed blisters over entire body, covering nearly every sq. in ... Show Full Comment

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