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Condition: Additional Medications to Treat Depression
3/30/2015 3:14:00 PM

Reviewer: blustar, 45-54 Male (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I have been on Abilify for a little over a month. I was scared to try it but so far it has worked great in helping with my energy, sex drive and depression symptoms.

Condition: Additional Medications to Treat Depression
3/14/2015 12:06:30 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I think this medicine has made me more jittery or nervous than before starting. I am ready to rip someones head off. If anyone reads this please let me know if it is just me or the meds.

Condition: Additional Medications to Treat Depression
2/16/2015 6:39:24 PM

Reviewer: 55-64 Female (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Sorry I had to rate this drug but it is required! 30 days of once daily dosing is `$900. Who can afford that? I can't!! We do not qualify for any of the assistance programs/ Personally I think this is PURE GREED on the part of Bristol-Squib.They can charge anything they want. I have suffered chronic major depression for years, was excited about trying this drug but only got more depress

Condition: Additional Medications to Treat Depression
2/13/2015 10:29:59 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
This medication literally saved my life. I would have to tell myself the reasons I had to live EVERY DAY. I have become a recluse. I knew I would die if I didn't get help. After only 3 days on this medication, I no longer feel the urge to kill myself. If no one has had long term depression, it's hard to understand. The only side effect has been an awful headache in the morning. Despite ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Additional Medications to Treat Depression
2/9/2015 2:57:56 PM

Reviewer: ccm84, 25-34 Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
I have depression and my doctor added abilify to aid my anti-depressant. Abilify does wonders for depression it got me from sleeping every day all day to actually getting out of the house. But it also caused me to gain 40lbs. Now that my mood has stabilized I am off of abilify and trying to lose the weight. I do think this is a great starting point but don't take it longer than 6 months if you ... Show Full Comment

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