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Condition: Major Depressive Disorder
4/20/2012 6:57:27 AM

Reviewer: sbour61, 45-54 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 2

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
The initial 10 mg. dose caused me to have great anxiety and Diarrhea.On the other hand It gave me energy that I have not had in several years and also I started to engage in conversations with my husbands and my daughters something else I hadn't been doing in several years. I had been so uninterested in living life.I had given up hope..After day 4 my anxiety seemed to go away but I still had d ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Major Depressive Disorder
4/12/2012 8:35:16 PM

Reviewer: 25-34 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I was on 10mg for 7 days with few side effects. Mostly upset tummy. When it went to 20mg on day 8, I had horrible adverse reactions to it. I had muscle spasms in my legs, constant twitching, my body felt very heavy and I became very aggressive and became disassociated with reality. Immediately had to go to the dr and get taken off this med. Then, I just had to suffer the horrible withdrawal effect ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Major Depressive Disorder
4/12/2012 8:45:35 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
This has been one of the better antidepressants that I have been on and I'm pretty sure that I've run the gammot from the TCAs to the SSRIs and SNRIs. I never had the side effects of nausea and diarrhea that scares so many people away from taking it. I would definitely recommend it to anyone that has been treatment resistent to other antidepressants. It also seems to be helping my anxie ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Major Depressive Disorder
4/7/2012 8:48:28 PM

Reviewer: peromyscus, 55-64 Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
After several unsatisfactory trials with other ADs, I tried Viibryd. Despite all the problems others have had, I had only very mild and ephemeral side effects mostly in the first few days. Going up to 40mg on the starter pack was a breeze. Feel relaxed, almost post-massage physically and upbeat psychologically. So far, after 6 weeks, this one may be THE one that suits me. Sorry others have ha ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Major Depressive Disorder
4/6/2012 9:57:43 PM

Reviewer: lka6783, 65-74 Female (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
i took this medicine for about 2 months,started with the 10 then 20 & unto 40. first 2 weeks pretty good, after that my life was hell & still is & i stopped this 6 months ago. have bowel movement 3-4 times a day, i have had 3 MRI 2 0n brain,told i have had mini strokes!! waiting on results of third mri on my neck. have terrible headaches, intense neck pain, jumppy legs, pain in legs, n ... Show Full Comment

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