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Condition: Chronic Trouble Sleeping
8/27/2014 10:59:15 PM

Reviewer: sassybutsleepy84, 25-34 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
It does help me fall asleep fast (usually I can be up for hours thinking), the same with when I get up during the night to pee, I am able to fall back asleep fairly well - the trouble I have been having is it makes me dizzy and extremely unbalanced, if I get up to walk to the bathroom or kitchen, I am swaying the whole time - and my vision is distorted too - I have to lay flat on my back on my bed ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Chronic Trouble Sleeping
8/24/2014 8:40:19 PM

Reviewer: Zombified, 35-44 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
So I have been taking Bupropion for 8 months continuously. One of its side effects is its a stimulant, but not the energized type, just your desire to stay awake. I usually could fall asleep ok, but would wake up 1-3 hours after going to bed and stay up for 3-4 hours then be tired enough to go to sleep for another 5 or so hours. I am on call for my job, so I don't really have a set schedule fo ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Chronic Trouble Sleeping
8/6/2014 5:14:18 PM

Reviewer: 35-44 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
I have depression, treated with Bupropion 400 mg daily. Bupropion is a stimulant so depending on my work schedule I will either delay my 2nd dose till the evening or take it in the early afternoon. I am on call 24h a day. But mostly I take it in the early afternoon, at last 8 hrs before I think I will be in bed. So been having problems staying asleep at night, I would wake up about 2 hours after g ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Chronic Trouble Sleeping
8/6/2014 12:59:22 PM

Reviewer: 75 or over Male on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:

Condition: Chronic Trouble Sleeping
8/5/2014 12:03:36 PM

Reviewer: shells, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
fall right to sleep.

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