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Condition: Depression
10/4/2007 2:43:38 PM

Reviewer: 19-24 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
Helped me with my depression but would make me very sick to my stomache and tired a lot.

Condition: Depression
10/3/2007 11:00:44 PM

Reviewer: buckleup100, 75 or over Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Caregiver)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
Started taking Lexapro after my quadruple heart bypass operation. Doctors said I might go into Depression after that operation. I feel great now I'm on Lexapro.

Condition: Depression
10/1/2007 11:37:28 PM

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Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I have been the happiest for quite a while on this medication. My only concern is that I am trying to get pregnant and fear I may have to stop it.

Condition: Depression
10/1/2007 4:36:17 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
I was on 10 mg/day for depression. The drug helped with my depression but I felt that I could not always think straight. I experienced weight gain, a decreased sex drive, and major hot flashes on this medication. I decided to discontinue it and have been experiencing some withdrawal symptoms such as dizziness throughout the day, increased agitation, and others. Overall, I am glad to be off of ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Depression
10/1/2007 2:37:07 PM

Reviewer: Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Too many side effects, didn't treat my symptoms well, caused me to be unable to acheive and orgasm.

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