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Condition: Depression
5/15/2015 6:07:50 PM

Reviewer: Ruth, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 10 years or more (Caregiver)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I have been on Nardil for almost 3o years.. it is a very effective medication for anxiety and agoraphobia. I have had several episodes of severe reaction due to ingesting cajun, not knowing that it would affect by B.P.. If you stick to the diet and do not take stimulants of any kind. It is a wonderful drug for severe depression

Condition: Depression
4/23/2015 2:13:21 AM

Reviewer: Michelle, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 10 years or more (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Parnate& Lithium tried briefly 1991/92, then Nardil(PS) 45mg& Lithium. No others prescribed beforehand, which is regretted by me. Over an 8 year period tried ceasing PS 3times in hospital for meds changes. All fails &shock therapy required& return to PS. Last stay 6mths. Massive weight gain for 5'1" female. Although following instructions, depression unresolved; dose 45mg ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Depression
4/19/2015 5:19:44 PM

Reviewer: Valli, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 10 years or more (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I've been on Nardil for about 30 years and it was a wonder drug for me as well. for the first time in my life I felt sane and didn't cry all the time. I started going through a low grade depression about a year ago due to life circumstances and my doctor tried to cut back on my Nardil to add another MAOI as I had tried that in the past and felt great. Unfortunately in trying to get off N ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Depression
3/10/2014 11:07:22 PM

Reviewer: Blackcow60, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
Weight gain.and helping with my depression

Condition: Depression
2/28/2014 4:27:42 AM

Reviewer: gratefulal, 65-74 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
It helped relieve my depression but the side effects made it unsafe for me to take. i gained 90 pounds. I would fall asleep/nod off when driving and had accidents wth my child in the car. Sometimes I would nod off in the middle of a conversation causing me to lose my job.

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