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Condition: Depression
10/21/2007 4:54:07 PM

Reviewer: chermilac, 75 or over Male on Treatment for 5 to less than 10 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
Experience is O.K. but I would prefer the generic version because of the lower price.

Condition: Depression
10/21/2007 1:49:35 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
This med gave me stomach problems similar to morning sickness so I started taking it at night. I was still awakened with stomach cramps.

Condition: Depression
10/20/2007 1:06:58 PM

Reviewer: skylar, Female on Treatment for 5 to less than 10 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
This med has worked well for me for awhile but now I'm starting to wonder if it's enough

Condition: Depression
10/18/2007 10:28:10 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Did absolutely nothing for me... I tried Lexapro for a few months before and I thought that was bad... Waste of money for me.

Condition: Depression
10/18/2007 5:02:05 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 2

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
notice to anyone taking any form of effexor xr. if and when you discontinue using this drug, do not stop abruptly!!! have your dr take you off the drug gradually. i have tried a lot of anti-depressants, and this is the only one i had really bad side effects from, when i came off of it.

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