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Condition: Major Depressive Disorder
4/5/2012 5:29:43 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
Pros- Worked great for my depression. I have been on every anti-depressant known to man and this one helped the most with my depression. Cons- Terrible side effects: Vomiting up until I stopped taking it 4 months later, dizziness, fatigue, insomnia, inability to focus, extreme hallucinations. Overall if you can deal with the side effects to take care of your depression this is for you. I coul ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Major Depressive Disorder
3/31/2012 10:08:49 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
I was up to 90mg of Cymbalta and still experiencing tough depression symptoms. Was weaned off Cymbalta while starting the Viibryd to cut withdrawl symtoms of Cybalta. Afte the first week I noticed a huge improvement. The second week was the best I have ever felt in my entire life. It has been 4 months now and I am currently up to 40mg Viibryd and down to 20mg Cymbalta every other day. 3 weeks ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Major Depressive Disorder
3/30/2012 12:36:13 AM

Reviewer: martc70, 35-44 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
I had a horrible time beginning this drug but my psych insisted that I stick with it and gave me some things to help with the side effects. Going above 20 mgs was really tough side effects wise but after being on the 40 mg for a couple of weeks the side effects subsided and I have never been on a drug that helped my depression like this. I have energy, focus, no sexual side effects. I will say ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Major Depressive Disorder
3/28/2012 7:24:38 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
I have anxiety and depression and have tried lots of meds like paxil, effexor, lexapro. Lexapro just stopped working for the depression. Began the starter pack of viibryd 3 weeks ago. I have not been able to get past 20 mgs. Had an initial burst of energy the 1st week, but experienced some vivid bad dreams and stomach issues. Would have put up with it though, because the depression felt so much ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Major Depressive Disorder
3/26/2012 10:28:20 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 2

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
This medication was given to me and I did good at 20 mg but as it was increased to 40 Side effects were I felt sea sick all the time. Had to eat allot of protein in order not to feel sick. Flu like feeling. I also had numbness in my legs and felt like I was on a rollercoaster some of the time. I went slowly down 40 then 30 then 20 then 10 and now none at all. SSRI withdraw is bad. Hard to work an ... Show Full Comment

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