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    Condition: Bipolar Depression
    11/5/2007 3:15:07 PM

    Reviewer: yes_imagine@yahoo.com, 35-44 Male on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 3

    Comment:
    MOstly major depressive episodes some times I would be on a high for up to two years but then of course I would have to pay for it...as you all know its just not worth it. Lows continuosly became worse highs shorter and extreemly devistating to me and to all those who love me :( So far its the only one that has worked on my lows.presently On 150, was only on 75 for a year definetly not enough. I ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Bipolar Depression
    11/4/2007 11:17:16 PM

    Reviewer: kaddyguy@aol.com, 65-74 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 3

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 2

    Comment:
    Wooziness, sudden sadness episodes, mood changes too easily triggered.

    Condition: Bipolar Depression
    11/1/2007 9:39:04 PM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:

    Condition: Bipolar Depression
    11/1/2007 6:38:52 PM

    Reviewer: Sugarbooger1203, 19-24 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 3

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 4

    Comment:
    I've been on Lamictal for about 5 months now and I do feel as if my manic episodes have decreased, but I still have them sometimes. I am still in the process of figuring out the right dosage for me. The only problem is when I take it sometimes I feel as if it gets stuck in my throat, the pills are wider than I am use to.

    Condition: Bipolar Depression
    10/30/2007 7:47:33 AM

    Reviewer: 25-34 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 is a godsend for me! I also take Geodon and Zoloft, but with the Lamictal added, my motivation is back and I do more things. My agoraphobia is almost gone! I love this medication!

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