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    Condition: Depression
    4/12/2016 11:26:39 PM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 3

    Comment:
    Fluoxetine works great haven't felt this good in a long time or if ever! But I've put on a lot of weight, everytime my dosage goes up so does my weight. 60mg now and up 25lbs. Now taking wellutrine to off set weight gain,see how this works?!

    Condition: Depression
    3/16/2016 3:22:33 PM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 4

    Comment:
    I've been taking this medication for several months. I also began taking another drug because I still had feelings of anxiety. The other drug is Citalopram. I have noticed in the past 3 months, I am constantly yawning. I read the side effects for both medications and they both seem to indicate this can be a side effect. I am leaning toward the Citalopram however, since I don't recall ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Depression
    11/10/2015 4:34:53 PM

    Reviewer: Diana, 25-34 Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 4

    Comment:
    Great medication !

    Condition: Depression
    10/5/2015 9:54:51 AM

    Reviewer: Jean L., 55-64 Female on Treatment for 10 years or more (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    I have been taking this medicine for over 20+ years. Everything has been very good for me unitl now, they have given me a new generic. Within the first month I noticed it is not working and now about 9 weeks. I know I have to go back to my doctor because it is not working. I'm taking the new generic GG 550. I want my old one back!

    Condition: Depression
    9/16/2015 8:51:56 AM

    Reviewer: stokcarr2, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 5 to less than 10 years (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 3

    Comment:
    I have a history of depression and have been on every anti-depressant known to man. I have been taking Fluoxetine for several years now, and for my depression, it has worked the best out of all of them. However, in the past 2 weeks I have weaned myself off the drug due to the side effects I have lived with for years. I am tired all the time, I get bad headaches, and have gained 30 pounds! I had vi ... Show Full Comment

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