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Condition: Depression
5/18/2014 7:49:16 AM

Reviewer: 2qd4ws, 65-74 Male on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
i had total clinical and mood depression in 2008/ also total insomnia. after going through many tests, where nothing was found, i was told i suffer from major depression. i was given cypralex in morning and remeron before sleep. i recovered completely in six weeks. i phased it out after one year and stopped after another year. iam fine ever after. now is 2014

Condition: Depression
4/14/2014 6:56:13 AM

Reviewer: 75 or over Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Caregiver)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:

Condition: Depression
4/3/2014 5:34:07 PM

Reviewer: Charley, 65-74 Male on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I have tried several different antidepressants, with not much satisfaction for 10 years. Then 4 years ago, my doctor gave me a combination of mirtazapine and citalopram. It has worked well for me now for 4 years.

Condition: Depression
4/3/2014 4:40:05 PM

Reviewer: Samira, 35-44 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
This medication made me very sleepy, to the point that I could sleep 14 hours on 7.5 mgs, and be dragging for another 4 or 5 hours. I would perk up around dinner time and then start all over two hours later. Made the depression worse to the point that I was planning a suicide. Stopped taking it two days ago, still feel depressed, but I am not going to kill myself.

Condition: Depression
3/20/2014 7:21:56 PM

Reviewer: Sue, 55-64 Female 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 had insomnia for YEARS then went on Remeron and have been able to sleep within an hour of going to bed and staying asleep all night. I wake up refreshed and in a good mood. I take it about a half hour before bedtime with my Valproic Acid. I have gained about 35 pounds in 2.5 years and not sure which drug is the cause of that. I do consider this a MIRACLE DRUG for me.

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