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    Condition: Additional Medications to Treat Depression
    3/1/2009 4:21:39 PM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 3

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 3

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 2

    Comment:
    I have been on 2.5mg of this medication for a few months now along with a low dosage of Cymbalta and very low dosage of Nerontin to help me sleep. My mood is better but the weight gain is having a bad effect. I am ok with the gain in my boy but I now have chipmunk cheeks, like water retention or a little bloated. And I am experiencing memory loss...at 26 years old. Back to the drawing board??

    Condition: Additional Medications to Treat Depression
    2/21/2009 7:12:50 PM

    Reviewer: Liz C., 35-44 Female on Treatment for 10 years or more (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 3

    Comment:
    I have been on thisdrug for 13 years. I gained 160 pounds..But i fell great. I am able to function in the world and not be a zombie.I was thinking of becoming pregnant. but i can't find if there are any side affects or risks..Does anyone know?

    Condition: Additional Medications to Treat Depression
    12/12/2008 6:38:16 AM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 4

    Comment:
    I was prescribed 5mg of Zyprexa for depression,anxiety and insomnia,this med has been a lifesaver, but I am not liking the side effect of weight gain, I may have to try an alternative,the question is gain weight or be happy?

    Condition: Additional Medications to Treat Depression
    12/3/2008 11:17:37 AM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    I used to take this as a maintenance med and found the side effects worse than benefits so stopped. Moved, started seeing another doc, who prescribed it again but on an "as needed" basis. Also take Pristiq 100mg 1x daily now as maintenance. Feel much better!

    Condition: Additional Medications to Treat Depression
    11/27/2008 8:45:05 PM

    Reviewer: Daughter, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Caregiver)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 4

    Comment:
    My 88 year old mother is on Zyprexa 10mg, along with 10mg Paxil. She also receives monthly maintenance ECT. This combination has made a remarkable difference in her daily life and desire to enjoy living again. It is a Godsend.

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