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Condition: Obsessive Compulsive Disorder
6/11/2014 2:24:04 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 2

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I have been on Luvox CR for 10 years. I was taking 150 mg. twice a day. I decided to try natural supplements and in 3 months I couldn't handle the obsessive thoughts at all. Slowly went up to the 300mg. a day and that didn't work. I had to go up to 400 mg. for 10 months, and am working down toward 300 mg. a day again. It works fantastic for OCD thoughts, but am tired all the time. Th ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Obsessive Compulsive Disorder
9/25/2013 6:05:55 AM

Reviewer: sp143, 65-74 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 have ocd & sad ; on luvox cr for 3 years and it has saved my life. i take it in the am which i find to be 3 or 4 times more effective than pm dose. the new generic from par pharma is at less effective (imo) - recommend jazz pharma only. do not expect to change from jazz to par without consequences.

Condition: Obsessive Compulsive Disorder
7/21/2013 3:30:17 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
Completely annihilated my obsessive thoughts and compulsive behavior within a week. It also dissolved my social anxiety to the point that I can enjoy myself in social situations, something I would never have believed possible. Initial few weeks of drowsiness actually proved beneficial, as it combatted my anxiety-inspired insomnia. I'm extremely grateful to have encountered this medication.

Condition: Obsessive Compulsive Disorder
5/16/2013 10:24:22 PM

Reviewer: Chattyg60, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 10 years or more (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
Helps my OCD greatly.

Condition: Obsessive Compulsive Disorder
5/14/2013 12:05:11 PM

Reviewer: 45-54 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've been on 200mg of Luvox CR for about four years. I suffer from OCD but mostly just obbsesive thoughts. Most days I'm really good and can shut down the thoughts, some days are still tough but the good days far out number the bad days. I really don't suffer from any side effects. The beginnig was the usual, drowsiness,lack of energy but that was gone after a few weeks. This medicatio ... Show Full Comment

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