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Condition: Major Depressive Disorder
11/19/2011 3:42:21 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I am writing this because, it seems, many others have had similar experiences. I have been on Lexapro 20mg and wellbutrin 300xl for 7 yrs. Feeling numb, listless and uninterested so started trial pack of Viibryd 5 weeks ago. Continued Lexapro during first week. I am still on wellbutrin. Felt more positive, more energy, interest, could go to sleep at night and wake up early, although I did ex ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Major Depressive Disorder
11/18/2011 5:31:20 PM

Reviewer: art42, 65-74 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Coming off of Cymbalta, did the 10mg, the 20mg and then the 40mg, never have felt so bad in my life.. this is a new drug and may work for some but it took every feeling I had away.. I decrease my 40mg to 20mg for 4 days and then to 10mg for 4days and zero for 3 days of pure hell.. started Lexapro and on my 5th day, at least my head is not totally fuzzy, I sleep better, started taking B3 5000 today ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Major Depressive Disorder
11/17/2011 6:51:20 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
Starting at 10mgs for one week, then 20mgs the next, I felt nothing except a little diarrhea in the morning, some fatigue, a little headachy, a little sleepless, hungry. Minor. After 5 days on 30mgs, though, my spirit lifted for the first time in over a decade, and I've not felt better since I can remember. The only drug that has ever helped in any way has been parnate, which does conk out. I ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Major Depressive Disorder
11/17/2011 6:49:59 PM

Reviewer: 45-54 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I was on cymbalta for over 10 years and it just wasn't working anymore. Started on the Viibryd and in the first couple weeks I thought it was amazing. I felt normal, like a human better than in years but within the next few weeks all that was gone. We tried adjusting the doses but my depression was worse than ever. I'm going on a new med and hope it works better. I just wish there was ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Major Depressive Disorder
11/17/2011 8:13:32 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I mostly had strong stomach issues on this med--diarrhea, nausea all day, could not eat normally. My doctor kept assuring me that that would all subside. I did have nightmares but the worst was when I began to feel like I was losing my mind...which has never happened to me, ever. This was at the 40 mg dose which I took once. I shook and cried and screamed at family all day, was ravenous but c ... Show Full Comment

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