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Condition: Depression
7/9/2014 10:45:37 PM

Reviewer: mlvig, 25-34 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I started taking it 2 years ago in the fall to be proactive about my seasonal depression. The first day I felt the way I imagine people do when the abuse ADHD meds, very productive and energetic. After a couple of days my body normalized and I feel it has changed my life. Since taking it I am able to complete multiple tasks in a day, where before I would be exhausted after one. My social life per ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Depression
7/8/2014 4:00:35 PM

Reviewer: Cat, 35-44 Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

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Condition: Depression
6/29/2014 3:46:07 PM

Reviewer: mic65, 45-54 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
I've been taking meds for depression for the past 10 yrs., starting with Zoloft for some years, then Celexa, and lastly Effexor. Needed something to change, so dr. put me on Lexipro, which was a HUGE mistake. Then got prescribed to increase my Effexor to 225 mg. and add in 150 mg of generic brand of Wellbutrin XL. I'm not quite sure yet what I think. It's only bee 6 days, but the pas ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Depression
6/25/2014 5:25:45 PM

Reviewer: Amandy, 35-44 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:

Condition: Depression
6/21/2014 2:20:06 AM

Reviewer: Airryn, 13-18 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I was prescribed this medication after I gained 50 lbs. in a month on Celexa in hopes on not gaining anymore weight or even losing some. What a nightmare! It gave me extreme rage-filled episodes everyday and got worse if I was late taking it by only an hour. It also did nothing to treat the depression and anxiety that I was prescribed it for, if anything it made it worse. I could not eat a portion ... Show Full Comment

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