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    Condition: Depression
    3/29/2016 9:50:15 AM

    Reviewer: Mishey, 25-34 Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    I tried different anti-depressants for about a year and finally started taking Paxil. I function so much better on Paxil, I can live my life with out being worried all the time. This is the only anti-depressant that has worked for me with minimal side effects. I do not plan on stopping the medication ever unless i get pregnant, which will be hard to go with out it. It's been a life saver.. I&# ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Depression
    9/17/2015 6:00:10 PM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    For the last 22 years (since I was diagnosed) I have taken all the SSRI's except Prozac. They work great for my depression, but they don't last forever. I can tell when the med starts to "wear off" and a change to the next one is all I need. I have tried, way back when, to NOT take them. But, after I had to check myself into a Mental Hosp. I continued to see the same doc, he t ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Depression
    6/16/2015 4:07:05 AM

    Reviewer: Clarisse, 35-44 Female on Treatment for 5 to less than 10 years (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 4

    Comment:
    My life has and attitude have improved tremendously. I feel noticably less anxious and irritable. The only downside is if you happen to run out. Don't. The withdrawel is highly unpleasant to say the least. However,I feel the pros far outweigh the cons. I have tried Prozac, Zoloft, and Pristiq to name a few. I literally feel like a different person now. I have been taking 40 mg per day for 8 y ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Depression
    2/26/2015 11:40:00 AM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 2

    Comment:
    I started taking Paxil 10 years ago 20mg then as time went on increased to 40mg.At first this really helped me no side effects started to feel this was not working anymore I told my DR and she took me off of it.I started taking one every other day for 2 wks then half of a pill for a week.I started 6 days ago stopped taking any.I have started with headaches,no sleep,not wanting to talk.I have been ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Depression
    1/21/2015 4:46:04 AM

    Reviewer: 45-54 Male on Treatment for 10 years or more (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 4

    Comment:
    I had been depressed on and off since my childhood. This medication has worked very well to minimize my depression. I began taking 20 mg. 19 years ago. For the first 2 weeks I was tired and a little bit dizzy but I started to feel less depressed. After about 2 months on this medication I was feeling much better and my doctor recommended that I remain on the medication. Over the years it has ta ... Show Full Comment

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