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Condition: Major Depressive Disorder
1/10/2012 9:52:57 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I'm updating from a review I wrote on 12/28/11. I've been on 20mg Viibryd for about 5 weeks now. It is a love/hate relationship. I will start with the love. I feel great and am finding joy in so many of the simple things in life that I didn't even know I could enjoy. For years I just thought I was lazy when it came to getting chores and projects done around the house, but I now know it ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Major Depressive Disorder
1/9/2012 12:20:52 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Doc suggested I try this new wonder drug, but by the time that I got to 40 mg on the started pack I started having hallucinations and time lapses with no memory so tapered off med in three days. That third night as I was falling asleep, as soon as I would start to dose off I heard a loud electric sound inside my head and it would startle me so bad I'd jump. This happened 5 times that night all ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Major Depressive Disorder
1/8/2012 12:45:46 AM

Reviewer: none, 35-44 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I thought I was losing my mind until I read other people's experiences with "brain zaps". I have been on almost every anti-depressant known to man, but until now have never known these were a real thing. I have suffered them in the past if I missed a dose or was tapering. You think I would have been advised by my doc. Now I am on Viibryd and am researching at midnight because of ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Major Depressive Disorder
1/4/2012 1:48:06 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
I began taking the Viibryd starter pack and things were fine until I got to 40MG. It was at that point I was nauseous every morning until late in the day, increased anxiety, slight headaches, dizzines, diarrhea to name a few. I was taking it in the morning with very little food. For the past week I switched to taking it with my evening meal and the side effects have vanished my anxiety and depress ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Major Depressive Disorder
1/2/2012 9:28:41 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I was really excited about this drug when I started it (august). My dosage at that time was extremely high (60mg). I had anxiety attacks, insomnia, and brain zaps. I had to take clonapin to stop from getting panic attacks and it was a scary month for me. My doctor lowered the dosage and I am on 20 mg which is better at alleviating my depression but my anxiety is still very high. I can't drink ... Show Full Comment

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