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Condition: Depression
11/11/2008 10:53:24 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
When i was first put on this medication i thought it was great. I slept great, but soon to realize it was too good to be true. I had crazy dreams. I never seemed to be able to get out of the bed the next day and thats not an option when you have a one year old. And i would be extreemly moody in the morning if i didnt get like 12 hours of sleep. I've been on the medication for over 8 months and ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Depression
11/6/2008 8:59:04 AM

Reviewer: klester1941@charter.net, 65-74 Female (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
Gained a lot of weight....

Condition: Depression
10/26/2008 8:51:19 PM

Reviewer: kathleen, 55-64 on Treatment for less than 1 month (Caregiver)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
After 1 dose my 82 yr. old husband had nightmares and tremmors the next day. In his nightmare he didn't believe he was home in bed and wanted to call the police to take him home no amount of reasurrance would convince him he was home in bed. He said he remembered part of it the next morning and the thought that he would hurt me if he could have gooten his hands on me. Thank goodness for his ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Depression
10/14/2008 10:57:37 PM

Reviewer: peaches, 55-64 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Caregiver)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
deep sleep, hard to wake up, restless sleep, woke up crying, sobbing.

Condition: Depression
10/13/2008 11:36:50 AM

Reviewer: Mike, 19-24 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
As many have said, feel like you have been hit by a truck. Taking 15mg b4 bed. Increased weight and appetite, can't be bothered with sex. If you can get around the drowsiness it appears to work best in improving mood when getting heaps of exercise, but seeing as exercise increases both catecholamine and serotonin release i'm totally sceptical about this drugs effectiveness. I'll check ... Show Full Comment

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