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Condition: Major Depressive Disorder
9/25/2007 7:16:34 PM

Reviewer: 45-54 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I have both major depression and fibromyalgia. Both of these have been helped tremendously since I started taking this drug about 3 years now.

Condition: Major Depressive Disorder
9/25/2007 11:36:27 AM

Reviewer: Taximan, 55-64 Male on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
Cymbalta has been fairly well effective at alleviating my suicidal feelings. It has been even more effective at relieving my back pain. (The back pain is either Arthritis or degenerative disc disease) However, Cymbalta has made me so sleepy I am sleeping the day away 2 and 3 times a week. All this and I only take 15 - 20 mg. If not for all this sleepiness I would have rated it at 5 stars. But thi ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Major Depressive Disorder
9/25/2007 3:20:58 AM

Reviewer: 35-44 Female on Treatment for 10 years or more

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:

Condition: Major Depressive Disorder
9/24/2007 10:52:52 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I'm a 30 year old female and started with 30 mg. The pain from arthritus, bone spur in my heel, and constant jaw pain was releived within first 3 days of beginning Cymbalta. Some loss of appetite. Major help with anger and mood swings. Can think clearly now. Mind isn't racing like it was. No trouble sleeping, nausea, no bad side effects. Have been on 30 mg for 6 weeks. Requesting to ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Major Depressive Disorder
9/24/2007 7:44:29 PM

Reviewer:

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
i have gone back on it a couple of times for my depression. it makes me feel almost manic, but i'm trying a lower dose this time. it has worked well besides that one side effect. i would recommend it to people who are easily sensitive to medications and can have easy allergic reactions like me. i have not had a reaction severe enough to stop it. i also recommend it to people who have foun ... Show Full Comment

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